Number of tourists to Russia for World Cup surges

Number of tourists to Russia for World Cup surges

The number of Vietnamese visitors to Russia in this summer for the 2018 World Cup is forecast to grow to 50-60 percent, compared to the same period last year, said domestic travel companies on June 10.
Introducing the website to visitors (Photo: VNA)

Hanoi launches interactive tourism website

Hanoi’s downtown district of Hoan Kiem on May 20 launched its tourism website at different addresses of http://hoankiem360.vn , http://hoankiem360.com , http://hoankiem360.com.vn and http://hoankiem.net.vn , aiming to promote its tourism potential and attract more tourists to the locality.

Vietnam' online tourism seeks to compete with foreign virals

Vietnam' online tourism seeks to compete with foreign virals

Online tourism has been developing strongly globally as part of e-commerce, especially in the context of the 4th industrial revolution. However, the trend is causing difficulties for Vietnam’s tourism sector where online tourism is less developed.


Illustrative image (Source: Vietjet Air)

Vietjet Air to open Hai Phong-Busan (RoK) direct air route

The low-cost carrier Vietjet Air is finalizing procedures to launch a direct air route between Vietnam’s northern port city of Hai Phong to Busan in the Republic of Korea (RoK), reported the Vietnam Investment Review.
Romantic beaches on the archipelago lure tourists (Photo: quandaohaitac.com)

Vietnam’s pirate island develops community tourism

Tien Hai is the only island commune in Ha Tien district, southern province of Kien Giang. The commune also has another name: Hai Tac (Pirates) Archipelago. It boasts 16 islands and total area of 283 hectares.

At the seminar (Photo: hochiminhcity.gov.vn)

Cuba tourism promoted in HCMC

A seminar themed ““Cuba – a destination within reach” promoting tourism in Cuba was held by the Cuban Consul General in HCM City with the participation of Vietnamese travel firms on May 9.