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Vietnam – Travel Guide and Latest News

Incredible Halong Bay in northern Vietnam. (photo via SimonDannhauer / iStock / Getty Images Plus) One of Southeast Asia’s most beautiful and diverse countries, Vietnam shares its ancient culture, tumultuous history, and inspiring optimism with every visitor. Beyond war memorials and museums await culinary adventures, spectacular scenery and truly warm people. The floating markets of […]

Travel seed funding this week

Skift take Vietnamese startups are gaining more and more attention from foreign funds, as the financing of the Go2Joy hotel booking app shows. Sean O’Neill, Skift This week, travel startups announced more than $ 52 million in funding. >>Holido, a startup serving the vacation rental market, closed a $ 45 million Series D funding round. […]

Vietnam travel bubble with Japan collaps...

HANOI – The Japan-Vietnam travel bubble for short-term business stays has made little headway five months after its launch, as potential visitors to Japan are put off by the particularly strict protocols in this Asian country from the South East. The so-called Business Track with Vietnam framework began last November in response to strong calls […]

Foreo partners with IMEX Pan Pacific to ...

Foreo and IMEX Pan Pacific Group set to open 29 new counters in five national outlets and 24 airports in Vietnam this year VIETNAM. Swedish beauty technology company Foreo has partnered with IMEX Pan Pacific Group (IPPG) to expand the brand’s travel retail network in Vietnam. The partnership will see new Foreo placements at Tân […]

Survey on the sentiment of travelers in ...

BANGKOK – Vietnam’s remarkable reopening of its domestic travel sector should be replicated with a focus on Asian short-haul markets with the aim of restoring their international tourism profile. The country has effectively demonstrated a model of Covid-19 leadership in Southeast Asia by focusing on the all-important demand driver for air travel. A recently released […]

The pace of travel to Vietnam is droppin...

HANOI, September 3 The growth rate of tourism in Vietnam is slowing this year according to the Vietnam National Tourism Administration. The VNAT, under the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, held a conference last weekend to discuss ways to attract more international tourists despite signs of slowing down in the first seven months of […]

Vietnam – trip to Ho Chi Minh City and C

Skyline and skyscrapers of downtown Ho Chi Minh City, formerly Saigon A smiling waiter dressed in a carefully ironed battle fatigues arrives with our mid-morning coffee in battered enamel mugs. We are in downtown Nha Trang, in Cong Caphe, a trendy coffee shop chain popular with tourists and students in Vietnamese cities. Communist literature and […]

Vietnam travel industry takes a boost

Driven by Southeast Asia’s fastest growing middle class, Vietnam’s travel industry has experienced phenomenal growth which has led Vietnamese airlines to launch direct flights to the states for the first time. -United. According to the Financial Times, overseas air travel to Vietnam last year has grown faster than ever and overseas tourism from Vietnam has […]