Vietnam Travel News

  • 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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  • Things to know about the COVID-19 Pandemic

    Three Important Ways to Slow the Spread

    • Wear a mask to protect yourself and others and stop the spread of COVID-19.
    • Stay at least 6 feet (about 2 arm lengths) from others who don’t live with you.
    • Avoid crowds. The more people you are in contact with, the more likely you are to be exposed to COVID-19.

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  • Get tested and stay home after higher risk travel

    Testing before and after travel can reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19. Testing does not eliminate all risk, but when paired with a period of staying at home and precautions like wearing masks and social distancing, it can make travel safer by reducing spread on planes, in airports, and at travelers’ destinations.

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  • When can infected people transmit the virus?

    Based on what we currently know, transmission of COVID-19 is primarily occurring from people when they have symptoms, and can also occur just before they develop symptoms, when they are in close proximity to others for prolonged periods of time. While someone who never develops symptoms can also pass the virus to others, it is still not clear to what extent this occurs and more research is needed in this area.

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