Banh mi xiu mai: A distinctive dish of Da Lat

If you come to Dalat without tasting Banh Mi (Vietnamese bread) with Vietnamese meatballs, you have missed a delicious and cheap dish of this central highlands town.

Vietnam consider opening up select islands to foreign tourists

Vietnam is considering a pilot plan to bring international tourists to some islands, the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control said at a meeting on May 28.

Proposing to reoperate international flights in Vietnam starting June 1

The Civil Aviation Administration of Vietnam's (CAAV) is proposing to lift the international flight suspension order starting June 1, roughly three months after the issuance.

Automatic extention of Vietnam visa until June 30

The Immigration Department, Vietnam Ministry of Public Security announced a new policy providing an automatic extension of temporary stay and guiding the extension of temporary residence permits to foreigners during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Picturesque photos of Vietnam’s Southern villages

Each place along the S-shaped country boats its own beauty and identity, from the northern destinations of Muong Hum, Lao Cai to the Ca Mau’s bamboo shoot’s fields.

A pristine Ha Long Bay some dozen decades ago under German visitor’s lens

Back in the early 1990s when tourism was not as developed as it is today, Ha Long boasted a completely different charm. The authentic beauty of the UNESCO heritage site some 30 years ago was, fortunately, captured under the lens of Hans-Peter Grumpe, a German teacher with a great passion for photography.