Agoda survey reveals Vietnam’s future travel trends 

Vietnamese are optimistic for tourism to take off again according to Agoda’s Welcome Back to Travel survey released with 60% of the public anticipating restriction-free domestic travel within the next six months.

Australia’s biggest city to end Covid-19 quarantine for international travelers

Sydney will end its Covid-19 quarantine for fully vaccinated international travelers from November 1, New South Wales Premier Dominic Perrottet said on Friday, October 15 foreshadowing the full return of overseas travel after more than 19 months

Con Dao – The muse of the ocean

A tiny archipelago off the southern coast, only a small number of travellers wind up in Côn Đảo. Though the trip requires extra effort, those who commit to the journey are rewarded with some of the country’s most blissful beaches and best snorkelling

Press Release: Routes Asia 2022 to be held in Da Nang

Routes Asia will take place in Vietnam for the first time in 2022, with Da Nang People’s Committee, Da Nang Department of Tourism and IPP Travel Retail being selected as the hosts of the 16th annual route development forum.

The world’s five safest cities post-pandemic

Cities across the world have had to rethink security in the face of the Covid-19 pandemic. The Economist Intelligence Unit recently released the 2021 Safe Cities Index, which ranks 60 cities based on 76 safety indicators across infrastructure, digital life, personal security, environmental factors and, of course, health – with pandemic preparedness and Covid-19 mortality included this year.

Meet the Expert: Kerry Newsome: “I fell in love with Vietnam, the way you fall asleep. Slowly, then all at once”

Kerry Newsome has been in the Travel and Foreign exchange industry for over 20 years, in sales, marketing and communication roles. During these years, Kerry lectured part time in marketing for a private college in the years 2001 – 2008, and covered topics such as Integrated Marketing, Direct Marketing, Creativity, Presentation skills, and Database Marketing. Further to her lecturing, Kerry went on to join the RTO Priority Management, and trained business people in Influencing skills, Negotiation skills and Time Management.

Vietnam among 16 nominees for world’s leading culinary destination award

[VNEpress] Vietnam will compete with 15 other rivals for the world’s leading culinary destination title at 2021 World Travel Awards. The other nominees are Australia, China, Colombia, France, India, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, Mauritius, Mexico, Peru, Spain, Thailand and the U.S. The winner will be determined by votes from travelers around the world on the awardsContinue reading “Vietnam among 16 nominees for world’s leading culinary destination award”

Six Vietnam resorts among Asia’s 25 best: Condé Nast Traveler

[VNExpress] Vietnam has six representatives among the top 25 resorts in Asia in this year’s annual Readers’ Choice Awards voted by readers of British magazine Condé Nast Traveler. With an overall score of 99.08 out of 100, Six Senses Ninh Van Bay in the central province of Khanh Hoa ranked fifth on the list. LocatedContinue reading “Six Vietnam resorts among Asia’s 25 best: Condé Nast Traveler”

Vietnam to fully reopen by June 2022

[CNN Travel] Hanoi — Vietnam is planning to reopen key tourist destinations to vaccinated visitors from countries deemed a low COVID-19 risk from December, the government said on Wednesday, October 6, ahead of a full resumption targeted for June next year.Vietnam imposed tight border controls at the start of the pandemic in an effort to keepContinue reading “Vietnam to fully reopen by June 2022”