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Hanoi expects to welcome 23 million visitors in 2017

Hanoi expects to welcome 23 million visitors in 2017

1/12/2017 - 16:24

(VOVworld) – Hanoi has set a target of attracting 23 million tourists this year, 11% more than last year.

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Wednesday December 28, 2016

Wednesday December 28, 2016

12/30/2016 - 17:48

(VOVworld) - Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to all our listeners. Thank you very much for sending us your greeting cards. These beautiful cards have brought the joyous Christmas atmosphere from so many countries to VOV.

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Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue works with Bac Kan leaders

Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue works with Bac Kan leaders

12/29/2016 - 19:26

(VOVworld) – Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue worked with leaders of Bac Kan province on socio-economy and defense in 2016 and tasks for next year. Mr. Hue asked the province to focus on forest plantation and protection, promote trade, services, and tourism.

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Homestay service for tourists to Ba Be Lake

Homestay service for tourists to Ba Be Lake

12/26/2016 - 8:59

(VOVworld) - Leaving behind the city’s chaos and dust, we arrived at Ba Be Lake in Bac Kan. Tourists prefer staying in the Tay ethnic group’s wooden stilt houses which lie on the mountain foot and face a magnificent stream.

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Beautiful scenery at Ba Be Lake

Beautiful scenery at Ba Be Lake

12/26/2016 - 8:38

(VOVworld) - Ba Be, a fresh water Lake in Bac Kan province, is nestled on a height of 150m above sea level. With its average depth of between 17 and 23m, Ba Be Lake contains about 90 million cubic liters of water

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Vietnam: a joyful Christmas Season

Vietnam: a joyful Christmas Season

12/25/2016 - 16:15

(VOVworld) - Hanoi has welcomed a Christmas Season with all conventional decorations of Christmas trees, Santa Claus and sleighs. The area around Hoan Kiem Lake in downtown Hanoi has been arranged for pedestrians only and it has been a magnet for travelers to enjoy the celebration. Tuan Hien and Huy Ho

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Deputy PM Hue attends zoning announcement and ground breaking ceremonies in Thai Nguyen

Deputy PM Hue attends zoning announcement and ground breaking ceremonies in Thai Nguyen

12/25/2016 - 16:09

(VOVworld) - Thai Nguyen province has publicized its zoning plan for Nui Coc national tourism area by 2025 and towards 2030. Speaking in the ceremony and a ground breaking ceremony on Sunday to build Nui Coc Lake road, Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue said the event is important for local social economic development and tourism industry. He reminded the...

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Bac Kan specialties

Bac Kan specialties

12/23/2016 - 14:27

(VOVworld)- Pac Ngoi Village in Nam Mau Commune, Bac Kan province, is one of just a few places where the traditional customs of the Tay minority ethnic group are still practiced. Sampling local cuisines is also a way to better understand the local culture.

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Pac Ngoi, a cultural village in Bac Kan famous for homestay tourism

Pac Ngoi, a cultural village in Bac Kan famous for homestay tourism

12/22/2016 - 15:51

(VOVworld) - Pac Ngoi Village in Nam Mau Commune, Bac Kan province, is one of just a few places where the traditional customs of the Tay minority ethnic group are still practiced. Their stilt houses, nestled against the mountainside and reflected in Ba Be Lake, create a charming picture. A decade ago, the idea arose of using the stilt houses...

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VOV celebrates 70th National Resistance Day

VOV celebrates 70th National Resistance Day

12/19/2016 - 17:50

(VOVworld)- The Voice of Vietnam on Monday held a ceremony to mark the 70th anniversary of National Resistance Day. In his address, VOV President Nguyen The Ky recalled the day 70 years ago when President Ho Chi Minh made his appeal for national resistance on Radio the Voice of Vietnam.

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Ao Dai fashion house opens to tourists

Ao Dai fashion house opens to tourists

12/16/2016 - 17:21

(VOVworld) – Lanhuong Fashion House in Au Co road by Hanoi’s West Lake is an attractive new place on Hanoi’s tourism map.

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Vietnam’s mother goddess worship, a world intangible heritage

Vietnam’s mother goddess worship, a world intangible heritage

12/9/2016 - 15:36

Mother Goddess Worship or Đạo Mẫu, which began in the 16th century in Vietnam, is the worship of the incarnation of nature goddesses. The practice of the belief in Mother Goddesses has been recognized by UNESCO as an intangible cultural heritage of humanity.

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Exploring craft streets in Hanoi’s Old Quarter

Exploring craft streets in Hanoi’s Old Quarter

12/3/2016 - 15:04

(VOVworld) – Hanoi’s Department of Tourism has organized free-guided tours to explore craft streets and distinctive features of Hanoi’s Old Quarter.

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Ba Be National Park, an attraction in Bac Kan

Ba Be National Park, an attraction in Bac Kan

12/1/2016 - 16:30

(VOVworld)- Ba Be National Park in Bac Kan province covers 5 communes in Ba Be district. The park, a beautiful ecological site with magnificent landscape and rich biodiversity, is attracting tourists.

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Bac Can province steps up investment attraction

Bac Can province steps up investment attraction

11/25/2016 - 17:28

(VOVworld) – Located in the Northeast region, Bac Can province has great potentials for developing industry, agriculture, fishery, processing industry and tourism.

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Ba Be, the biggest mountain lake in Vietnam

Ba Be, the biggest mountain lake in Vietnam

11/25/2016 - 9:02

(VOVworld)- Located in Ba Be National Park in Bac Kan province, Ba Be Lake is Vietnam’s largest and one of the world’s 100 largest fresh water lakes. It embodies unique geological features and rich biodiversity.

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Foreigners experience Hanoi’s life and culture

Foreigners experience Hanoi’s life and culture

11/22/2016 - 12:19

(VOVworld) – The Temple of Literature, Long Bien bridge, the Old Quarter, Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, and the Presidential Palace are among the top places for foreign tourists to learn more know Hanoi. But for foreigners living here, they have more things to share. Today, our VOV reporter Ngoc Huyen takes a stroll around Hanoi’s streets with 2 English expatriates.

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Traditional games held in Hanoi’s pedestrian streets

Traditional games held in Hanoi’s pedestrian streets

11/7/2016 - 15:04

The newly opened pedestrian streets in Hanoi are attracting more citizens every weekend. From Friday nights until Sunday nights and on public holidays, vehicles are banned from entering a number of streets around Hoan Kiem Lake, which leaves a quiet atmosphere in which people can take a walk, and enjoy some interesting activities, including traditional games. VOV’s Thanh Ha reports.

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Hanoi’s attractions for tourists

Hanoi’s attractions for tourists

11/5/2016 - 17:06

(VOVworld) – Hanoi has been honored by prestigious travel magazines and organizations as one of world’s top destinations. It attracts tourists for its beautiful landscapes, delicious cuisine, and hospitable people.

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Hanoi launches “Tourism Promotion Festival”

Hanoi launches “Tourism Promotion Festival”

11/5/2016 - 16:15

(VOVworld) – 35 companies working in tourism, aviation, hotel, entertainment, communications, and traditional handicraft are offering their products with great discounts at the ongoing “Tourism Promotion Festival” in Hanoi.

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