9 Holiday Destinations To Visit In 2020 If You’re On A Budget; Lauren Sharkey; Bustle


With Blue Monday, AKA the most depressing day of the year, almost upon us, it’s natural to start thinking of happier times. More often than not, the best memories happen on holiday. So if you’ve been longing to book up a trip, here’s the best value…

Source: 9 Holiday Destinations To Visit In 2020 If You’re On A Budget

UNESCO accompanies Vietnam in protecting cultural heritages; Voice of Vietnam

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has been accompanying Vietnam in protecting, preserving, and promoting the country’s cultural heritages. The goal is to create a future based on the bond between past and present.

Source: UNESCO accompanies Vietnam in protecting cultural heritages

Ancient town to celebrate Lunar New Year with a bang; VietNamNet

Popular Japanese singer Ueno Yuuka, who was appointed Goodwill Ambassador for the Hoi An-Japan Cultural Exchange, will perform on Lunar New Year’s eve at the Sculpture Park in Hoi An on January 24.

Source: Ancient town to celebrate Lunar New Year with a bang – VietNamNet

Quang Nam aims to welcome 8.1 million tourists in 2020; VietnamPlus

The south-central coastal province of Quang Nam has set a target of serving 8.1 million tourists in 2020.

Source: Quang Nam aims to welcome 8.1 million tourists in 2020 | Travel | Vietnam+ (VietnamPlus)

Traditional Tet revived at Hue citadel; VietnamPlus

The Hue Imperial Citadel in the central province of Thua-Thien Hue will be glowing with the atmosphere of traditional Vietnamese Lunar New Year (Tet) from January 17 – 31.

Source: Traditional Tet revived at Hue citadel | Culture – Sports | Vietnam+ (VietnamPlus)

Halong Bay in Vietnam – Travel Tips; Daily News Hungary

#HalongBay in #Vietnam – Here are Daily News Hungary’s travel tips…

Source: Halong Bay in Vietnam – Travel Tips

Ceremony to honour Ha Long Bay’s double UNESCO recognition; VietnamPlus

A ceremony to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Ha Long Bay being recognised as a World Natural Heritage Site by UNESCO for a second time will take place at Sun Carnival Plaza Square, Ha Long city in the northern province of Quang Ninh on January 12.

Source: Ceremony to honour Ha Long Bay’s double UNESCO recognition | Culture – Sports | Vietnam+ (VietnamPlus)

Vietnam’s world heritage sites welcome 21 million tourists in 2019; VietnamPlus

Vietnam’s eight world heritage sites attracted a total of 21 million tourists in 2019, statistics show.

Source: Vietnam’s world heritage sites welcome 21 million tourists in 2019 | Travel | Vietnam+ (VietnamPlus)

The 43 Cheapest Places To Travel In 2020; Laura Begley Bloom; Forbes

Want to save money in 2020? Travel experts share their tips for the cheapest places to vacation on a budget.

Source: The 43 Cheapest Places To Travel In 2020

Ninh Binh expects to welcome 7.8 million tourists in 2020; VNA

Ninh Binh province, which is hosting the 2020 National Tourism Year, strives to welcome about 7.8 million tourists in the year, including approximately one million foreigners.

Source: Ninh Binh expects to welcome 7.8 million tourists in 2020

Central Vietnam promises unique allure in 2020; Nguyen Quy; VNExpress

World Travel Magazine, Southeast Asia’s leading luxury travel magazine, says Vietnam mid-riff is among top 15 not-to-miss spots this year.

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Son Doong Cave voted as one of seven new wonders of the world; VNA

Son Doong Cave in the central province of Quang Binh, has been named on the list of the seven new wonders of the world by prestigious travel magazine Conde Nast Traveler.

Source: Son Doong Cave voted as one of seven new wonders of the world

2019 a year of new highs for Vietnam tourism; Nguyen Quy; VnExpress International

Vietnam’s tourism industry received a slew of prestigious awards and set new records in 2019.

Source: 2019 a year of new highs for Vietnam tourism – VnExpress International

Quang Binh’s beautiful shots featured in new MV of world music talent; VietnamPlus

Beautiful shots from Vietnam’s north-central province of Quang Binh were featured at the latest MV “Alone Pt.II” of Alan Walker, a British-born Norwegian DJ and record producer, on December 27.

Source: Quang Binh’s beautiful shots featured in new MV of world music talent | Travel | Vietnam+ (VietnamPlus)

Quang Nam welcomes 4.6 millionth foreign visitor in 2019; VoV

The central province of Quang Nam held a ceremony in the ancient port city of Hoi An on December 25 to welcome the 4.6 millionth foreign visitor to the province in 2019.

Source: Quang Nam welcomes 4.6 millionth foreign visitor in 2019

Quang Nam ceremony marks 4.6 millionth international tourist; Voice of Vietnam

The central province of Quang Nam has stepped up plans to host a ceremony featuring an array of interesting art programs on December 25 as a way of welcoming the locality’s 4.6 millionth international tourist during 2019.

Source: Quang Nam ceremony marks 4.6 millionth international tourist

These are 6 of the most picturesque destinations in Vietnam; Emily Rumball; Daily Hive

Rich in natural beauty, the landscape in Vietnam is as diverse as it is beautiful. There are many unforgettable and unique images to last a lifetime.

Source: These are 6 of the most picturesque destinations in Vietnam | Mapped

Paradise Sails unfurl in Halong Bay; TTR

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Réhahn’s Vietnam Highlights; Graeme Green; InsideJapan Blog

Like this post? Help by sharing it! French photographer Réhahn has been living in Vietnam for eight years. Known as ‘the photographer who captures the soul of his subjects’ and inspired by the likes of Steve McCurry and Sebastião Salgado, he’s currently working on his Precious Heritage project, an ambitious mission to photograph members of all 54 of Vietnam’s ethic…

Source: Réhahn’s Vietnam Highlights – InsideJapan Blog

World heritage site receives UNESCO warning over tourist overload; Hoang Khanh; VNE

The number of visitors to the Trang An limestone complex in northern Vietnam far exceeds UNESCO’s recommendation but local authorities deem it “acceptable.”

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