Italian films to be shown in Hanoi
Special screenings of Luchino Visconti's masterpiece II Gattopardo (The Leopard) and other films will be held at Hanoi Cinematheque in honour of the 150th anniversary of the Italian unification.
New food programs at Majestic, Saigon Ship and Liberty Central
Some hotels and restaurants under management of Saigontourist offer some new food programs.
Ethnology museum hosts Mid-autumn festival
The Vietnam Museum of Ethnology and a Vietnamese family guidance website will hold the 2011 Mid-autumn Festival for Hanoian children between September 10 and 12.
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The renowned luxury travel magazine Travel and Leisure has announced Con Dao Island (Viet Nam) on the list of top 20 islands contain many mysteries in the world.
Number of foreign tourists to HCMC surges
Over the past eight months, Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) has greeted nearly 2.12 million foreign tourists. The figure represents a year-on-year increase of 10 percent and fulfills 60 percent of the year's target, said the city's Department of Culture, Sport and Tourism.
VNA adds seats for September holiday
The national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines (VNA) has reported it will increase capacity from August 30 to September 5 to serve an extra 174,000 seats (up 30 percent compared to the same period last year) to meet travel demand during the national independence (September 2) holiday.
Cham cultural center’s National Day delights
To give tourists a fun time on National Day vacations, the Cham Cultural Exhibition Center in Phan Hiep Commune, Bac Binh District, Phan Thiet City will host many attractive programs.
Tourism enjoys a booming year
Vietnam has welcomed almost 4 million foreign visitors since the beginning of this year, a year-on-year rise of 18.3 percent, and earned nearly 85 trillion VND in revenue from tourism.
Son La hosts tourism programme
A tourism programme opened in the northwestern province of Son La on August 27 to mark the August Revolution (August 19) and Vietnam’s National Day (September 2).
Vietnam joins Super Yosakoi festival in Japan
The “Yosakoi – 1,000 years of Hanoi ” team of Vietnam participated the Harajuku Omotesando Super Yosakoi 2011 Festival held in Tokyo from August 27-28.