(Phu Quoc, 8 June 2017) – JW Marriott Phu Quoc Emerald Bay has picked up the prized title of Asia’s Leading New Resort at the 24th Annual World Travel AwardsTM Asia & Australasia. The Bill Bensley-designed luxury resort, inspired by the legend of a fictional former university for French colonists, saw off stiff competition to
On our mission to complete all other ASEAN destinations (we have yet to visit the Philippines, Brunei, Myanmar and Laos by the way), we picked Vietnam and decided to visit Ho Chi Minh City, or Saigon as it is more popularly known. The only thing that passed through our mind when we choose Ho Chi Minh City, SHOPPING! Time allocated:
In keeping with the momentum of the Lunar New Year holidays, Vietjet is introducing a new super promotion offering 500,000 tickets priced from only RM1 under the “12pm, It’s time to Vietjet” campaign running from 8 February to 10 February 2017.
Phu Quoc, Vietnam – 11 January 2017 – The proud flagship of JW Marriott Hotels and Resorts in Vietnam, JW Marriott Phu Quoc Emerald Bay Resort and Spa will open its doors to public in January 2017, making it the first international luxury hotel brand on Phu Quoc island. The resort offers a
Hong Kong, December 9th 2016 – Visionary plans for the development of Asia’s ultimate fully- integrated tourism and leisure destination ‘HOIANA’ have been announced by its joint-venture partners VinaCapital, a leading investment management and real estate development firm in Vietnam, Gold Yield Enterprises Ltd and the Suncity Group of Macau. The first phase of the
Ho Chi Minh City, 21 November 2016 – Another 300,000 promotional tickets priced from USD0 (terms and conditions apply) are up for grabs from Vietjet, Vietnam’s new-age airline. The promotion is for online booking from 23 to 25 November 2016 under the “It’s time to Vietjet” campaign at www.vietjetair.com. The travel period is from 1 December
A heritage trail brought Lily Sidariani through Vietnam’s past, starting from the central region and ending at Ha Long Bay up north, spellbinding her all the way with its graceful culture and rich history. Vietnam is generally divided into three regions. Northern Vietnam is the oldest of these three since the collective Vietnamese culture originated
Kuala Lumpur, July 27, 2016 – As the tourist and shopping season approaches, Vietjet is offering 100,000 “Zero Dollar” tickets to fly across key destinations in Southeast Asia including Singapore, Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur and Yangon, with tickets priced from USD0. The promotion is in line with the airline’s “It’s 2pm, Let’s Vietjet” programme, and will
Vietnam’s new-age airline with low-cost and diversified services, VietJet, launched its newest international route connecting Kuala Lumpur with Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam. Also present during the inaugural flight ceremony were Mr. Trinh Dinh Dung, Vietnam’s Deputy Prime Minister; Nguyen Thi Thuy Binh, Vice President of Vietjet; and Datuk Badlisham Ghazali, Managing Director of
For the first time ever, Gaya Travel Magazine features Mexico (Page 84), experienced first hand by one of our team members, Ed Junaidi. Contrary to what many people who have never been to this Latin American nation might think, Mexico is actually bursting with life (they even celebrate the dead), colour, history and remarkable heritage, evidenced by the Mexican sites that are listed as part of UNESCO World Heritage.
Vietnamese chefs and management at La Residence Hotel and Spa have connected the dots on a new food trail through the city’s finest noodle shops, nhà hàng and quán as an entrée to an authentic appreciation of Vietnamese cuisine in the one-time imperial capital of Vietnam.
Openasia, a Hanoi-based investment firm with a growing group of hospitality interests in Vietnam has acquired the 37-cabin Emeraude cruise ship and set about a series of upgrades to enhance the passenger experience on famed Halong Bay.
The 2015 Mekong Tourism Forum is set to be hosted by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism of Viet Nam in Da Nang City at the beautiful central coast on 16-19 June,2015.
Vietnam’s central coast is home to an incredible swath of white shoreline, one of the most spectacular beaches in Southeast Asia. The 100-villa Nam Hai, the country’s ultimate honeymoon resort, is inviting couples to experience this culture-rich slice of Vietnam in style.
Agoda.com’s list of this year’s ten notable eco-friendly hotels that are doing their part to create a comfortable, beautiful balance with nature.
As Ho Chi Minh City or Saigon stands for the image of future Vietnam, Hanoi on the other hand, is the epitome of romantic era of French colonization with intricate designs of the buildings that whisper music of serene and romance.