Da Nang cathedral and hotel turn tourists away amid coronavirus fears

The Da Nang Cathedral has closed and a four-star hotel in the city is not accepting Chinese guests amid coronavirus fears.

Saigon double-decker bus tours to bolster tourism

Open-top, double-decker buses for sightseeing, which were launched in Ho Chi Minh City last Wednesday, are expected to give the city's tourism a big push.

Terracotta artifacts at Nom Pagoda survive ravages of time

In Nom Pagoda in northern Hung Yen Province are 122 terracotta statues, 300 years old but intact despite being hit by several floods.

Mekong Delta flower village cultivates Tet spirit

As the Lunar New Year holiday approaches, a Mekong Delta village in Ben Tre Province lures scores of visitors with its colorful flowers blooming amid 100-year-old kilns.

Northern villagers ring in lucky year by lugging giant cannons

Muscular men carry two huge cannons measuring six meters long and 60 centimeters across to bring good fortune to a Bac Ninh Province village.

Where to find Tet colors in Saigon

With just a few days to go for the country’s biggest festival, Tet, Saigon is teeming with colors.