The Hanoitimes - Many South Korean travelers described an impressive experience in Vietnam, for them: “home away from home!” Vietnam opens tourism promotion office in South Korea Vietnam aims to pocket US$30 billion from tourism in 2019 The number of South Korean visitors to Vietnam in 2018 hit 3.48 million, a surge of 44.3% from a year earlier, continuing the upward trend over the past years. South Korean visitors in Vietnam Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City are abuzz with Korean culture while beachside destinations like Danang, Hoi An, Nha Trang, and Phu Quoc are tailored for Korean tastes, according to both domestic and foreign media. Reasons attributed to the surge in South Korean visitors are as follows. Firstly, geographical proximity. It takes average five hours to get to Vietnam from South Korea. The short distance is a favorable condition for young people who can save time to enjoy their vacation in the country of both modern and … [Read more...] about Why is Vietnam so attractive to South Korean visitors?
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Ha Giang province - The northernmost province of Ha Giang boasts a number of stunning untouched landscapes, giving visitors scenic views of terraced rice paddies and buckwheat fields stretching from valleys to mountain villages. Quan Ba and Ma Pi Leng passes will impress visitors with their breath-taking beauty. Sa Pa – a town in the clouds - is located in the northwestern region. It attracts a large number of visitors to its natural scenery and the interesting livelihoods of ethnic minority groups. Adventurous visitors can conquer the peak of Fansipan – the highest mountain in Indochina. The capital city of Hanoi - With its rich culture, long history and beautiful landscapes, Hanoi is considered is one of the top places to visit in Vietnam. The best time to explore the capital city is in the cool of the evening. Ha Long Bay- Ha Long Bay is one of the world's most famous natural wonders, featuring a system of awe-inspiring caves and islands associated with … [Read more...] about 15 must visit places in Vietnam
A bird-eye view of Ha Noi capital city.— VNS Photo Thanh Hai With its still huge untapped potential, the Vietnamese hospitality market has become a hot destination for many local and foreign investors. Viet Nam News reporters Thu Ngan and Vu Hoa spoke with experts from consultancy and companies to ask about the potential of the market, foreign investment flows and how to develop it further. Trang Vo, Vice President, Hotel Investment Sales, Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL) Trang Vo, Vice President, Hotel Investment Sales, Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL) With a record 13 million international visitor arrivals in 2017 and a goal to welcome 20 million by 2020, Viet Nam is set to generate US$35 billion in revenues by the end of this decade, accounting for 10 per cent of GDP. It is thus no surprise that both local and foreign investors as well as international hotel operators are keen to enter and explore more opportunities in this high-growth market. According to JLL consultancy, foreign hotel … [Read more...] about Hospitality sector will further develop: executives