Vietnam Travel News

  • Vietnam is home to the world's longest glass-bottomed bridge

    A 2,000-foot-long glass-bottomed bridge in Vietnam has been certified the longest of its kind in the world. Bach Long, the pedestrian bridge, has three layers of 40 mm of tempered glass, a report says. Beneath it is a 500-foot plummet to a valley below

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  • Where to buy SIM cards in Vietnam

    Those visiting Vietnam for the first time are advised to purchase a SIM card upon arrival to ensure you can get connected everywhere as free Wifi may not be available in some public places and remote areas.

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  • China reopens borders but in no hurry to resume tourism activities

    Though China reopened its borders Sunday after nearly three years of Covid lockdowns, it has not yet allowed tourists in either direction and has yet to issue visas.

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  • Accept three-country transit to save 1,500 USD

    Dave Smith is an Indonesian travel writer. After two years at home, in early June, he decided to make his first post-epidemic trip to Europe. However, he was shocked when he saw that the fare for the Denpasar, Bali - Bucharest, Romania, connecting at one point is 2,200 USD, double the 2019 fare. He went to a website to book a plane ticket, hoping to find a good ticket, and finally, Dave found a ticket for $ 430. However, with this fare, instead of taking a break and taking 17 hours to fly, his trip will last 41 hours, including connecting time at 3 points: Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam; Mumbai, India, and finally Dubai, UAE.

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  • International visitors to Vietnam in May continue to increase

    In general, in the 5 months of 2022, international visitors to our country increased 4.5 times compared to the same period in 2021 but still decreased by 95% compared to the same period in 2019 - the year there was no COVID-19 epidemic.

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  • Three things you absolutely should not bring in your travel luggage

    Deciding to remove items from luggage before each trip is really not easy for many people. An experienced flight attendant shared with The Sun news site how to make the most of luggage space and what to avoid when traveling.

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  • Vietnamese tourism is ready to welcome American tourists back

    On May 18th, 2022, within the framework of the visit and working session of the Prime Minister of Vietnam in the US, a conference on trade - investment - tourism promotion between the US and Vietnam took place in San Francisco city. co-organized by Vietnam Airlines, Thien Minh Group, and Saigon Tourist.

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  • Korea resumes visa-free program for Vietnamese tourists

    Talking to VnExpress, a representative of the Korea Tourism Organization (KTO) in Vietnam said that Vietnamese tourists are allowed to visit Jeju Island for up to 30 days without a visa. There are two ways to travel: charter flights or connecting flights in a third country. Visitors can go on a tour or on their own, but only on the island, not allowed to enter the mainland or go to other places.

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  • When to check in to have a good seat on the plane?

    Airlines will allow guests to check-in online 24 hours before the flight, so customers register for check-in as quickly as possible, the sooner the better.

     

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  • Google honors Son Doong cave

    Google Doodle reproduces the image of a giant sinkhole located deep in a cave with sunlight illuminating the scene with many green shades of the mountains. This image is displayed on Google homepage of 17 countries and territories including Vietnam, UK, Romania, Sweden, Greece, Singapore, Thailand, Mexico, Argentina...

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