The view over Tram Huong (Agarwood) Tower, a symbol of Nha Trang (Source: vietnamtourism.com)

National Tourism Year to kick off in Khanh Hoa

An art performance will light up Nha Trang in the central coastal province of Khanh Hoa on December 31 to celebrate New Year’s Eve and announce the National Tourism Year 2019.
End of an ice age: This map of post-Sundaland territory was prepared in 2008 by World History Maps.

Ha Long Bay, an ancient cradle of mankind

Next year, Vietnam will celebrate National Tourism Year in Quang Ninh. John Ball traces the origin of the province’s world famous Ha Long Bay to a vast plain that embraced Vietnam and Cambodia and spread all the way, like a giant tongue, down to the tip of Java. This land mass was known as Sundaland.
 
"Elephant riding" by Nguyen Huy Son

Photo exhibition to discover Vietnam

A photo exhibition titled “Discovering Vietnam” marking the 110th anniversary of the founding of the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai will take place at Lao Cai Museum on July 7.