Oakwood ® Ventures Into Vietnam’s Capital With The Debut Of Oakwood Residence Hanoi

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Oakwood ® Ventures Into Vietnam’s Capital With The Debut Of Oakwood Residence Hanoi

Oakwood ®, a wholly owned subsidiary of Mapletree Investments (“Mapletree”), today announced the official opening of Oakwood Residence Hanoi, marking the brand’s entry into Vietnam’s capital city.

Take on a Vietnamese Adventure this summer with Vietjet’s Summer Parade Promotion!

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Take on a Vietnamese Adventure this summer with Vietjet’s Summer Parade Promotion!

The new-age carrier, Vietjet, is now offering super-saving tickets priced from RM0 for three golden days starting from 19 to 21 June 2019, making it all the more affordable for you to explore Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam!

Hanoi – A Glimpse into French Indochine

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Hanoi – A Glimpse into French Indochine

Hanoi harks back to the more romantic days of the French colonial periods with its stunningly well conserved French architecture and leafy boulevards.

Ho Chi Minh, the City

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Ho Chi Minh, the City

Ho Chi Minh City, or Saigon, is the business hub of Vietnam, host to many multinational companies and home to eight million souls.

7 Places in Southeast Asia for You to Pop the Question

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7 Places in Southeast Asia for You to Pop the Question

It can be a lot of pressure since everyone wishes to be proposed just like in the movies, so you definitely want your partner to give you a resounding yes

Live and See More With Thrifty Travelling

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Live and See More With Thrifty Travelling

Top 5 tips to plan a frugal vacation and the ideal places to get started. Travelling is one of the most enriching experiences one could have.

Vietjet Prepares for Take-off with Super Promotional Tickets  in Conjunction with International Women’s Day

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Vietjet Prepares for Take-off with Super Promotional Tickets in Conjunction with International Women’s Day

With just a few days left till International Women’s Day, Vietjet is offering a whopping 2.4 million super-saving tickets priced from MYR0!

AirAsia signs Memorandum of Cooperation for Vietnam JV

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AirAsia signs Memorandum of Cooperation for Vietnam JV

AirAsia has signed a Memorandum of Cooperation reaffirming its intention to set up a low-cost carrier in Vietnam with local partners.

Ha Long Bay: Nature’s Finest Work

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Ha Long Bay: Nature’s Finest Work

“Breathtaking” – it took approximately 20 minutes of ascending the 427 steps to arrive at the viewing deck on Dao Ti Top Island, one of the highest peaks in Ha Long Bay where most promotional pictures of the UNESCO World Heritage Site were taken.

JW Marriott Phu Quoc Emerald Bay in Vietnam Named Asia’s Leading New Resort

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JW Marriott Phu Quoc Emerald Bay in Vietnam Named Asia’s Leading New Resort

(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 claim the prestigious accolade at a glittering ceremony in Shanghai on Sunday 4th June. “We’re delighted to be named Asia’s Leading New Resort, and in particular to be recognized in this way by our colleagues in the hospitality industry,” said Ty Collins, General Manager of JW Marriott Phu Quoc Emerald Bay. “The opening of the hotel marks the birth of luxury hospitality in Phu Quoc, and has […]

How to Shop Like A Pro at Ho Chi Minh’s Market, Vietnam

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How to Shop Like A Pro at Ho Chi Minh’s Market, Vietnam

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.

Fly Around Vietnam from Only RM1 with Vietjet

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Fly Around Vietnam from Only RM1 with Vietjet

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.

JW Marriott Phu Quoc Emerald Bay Resort and Spa Heralds New Luxury Experiences in Vietnam

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JW Marriott Phu Quoc Emerald Bay Resort and Spa Heralds New Luxury Experiences in Vietnam

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 selection of 243 lavish rooms, suites, apartments and villas. Bill Bensley’s whimsical touches now blend harmoniously with modern comfort and JW world-class service to make an exceptional stay. At a 54 square-meter minimum, the resort’s guestrooms provide generous space for indulgence. Let your imagination run wild. The design narrative is based on a mythical academy of learning with each building on the premises modeled after an academic […]

International Launch Of Central Vietnam Resort Destination ‘Hoiana’

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International Launch Of Central Vietnam Resort Destination ‘Hoiana’

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 giant US$4 billion project is scheduled to open in Q1 2019, along 4kms of pristine beachfront and only 5 minutes from the historic UNESCO World Heritage-listed port of Hoi An, on Central Vietnam’s iconic coastline. Phase 1 at HOIANA is headlined by a world-class integrated resort and casino that will incorporate a 445-room hotelcomplex, 200 apartment-suites for sale on a buy-to-let basis operated by Hong Kong’s New […]

300,000 More Promotional Tickets on Vietjet’s Southeast Asia Routes

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300,000 More Promotional Tickets on Vietjet’s Southeast Asia Routes

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 2016 to 31 December 2017 (excluding public holidays) and the promotion applies for all international routes from Vietnam to Myanmar, Thailand, Malaysia and Singapore. Promotional tickets can be booked between 12noon to 2.00pm (Vietnam time) at www.vietjetair.com (also compatible with smartphones at https://m.vietjetair.com) or at www.facebook.com/vietjetvietnam (just click the “Booking” tab). Payment can be easily made with debit and credit cards of Visa, MasterCard, JCB, and American […]

6 Incredible Things To Discover In Vietnam

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6 Incredible Things To Discover In Vietnam

Vietnam is generally divided into three regions. Northern Vietnam is the oldest of these three since the collective Vietnamese culture originated over 2,000 years ago in the Red River Delta.

Vietjet Launches “Zero Dollar” Tickets for Southeast Asian Routes

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Vietjet Launches “Zero Dollar” Tickets for Southeast Asian Routes

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 run for a limited time only, from July 27 to 29 at 12.00pm to 2.00pm (Vietnam time). Tickets are valid for the travel period from August 1 to December 31, 2016 (except on Vietnamese national holidays). Tickets can be booked between 12.00pm to 2.00pm (Vietnam time) at www.vietjetair.com (also compatible with smartphones at https://m.vietjetair.com) or www.facebook.com/vietjetvietnam (just click the “Booking” tab). Payments can be easily made with […]

VietJet Launched Direct Flight between Kuala Lumpur and Ho Chi Minh City

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VietJet Launched Direct Flight between Kuala Lumpur and Ho Chi Minh City

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 Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad. The airline which offers convenient flying times, affordable fares and high quality services is expected to boost tourist arrivals between two countries. Last year alone, Malaysia Airport has handled a total of 931,754 passengers arriving and departing to Ho Chi Minh City via KLIA. Datuk Badlisham Ghazali also shared, “We are heartened by this inaugural flight as it signifies the confidence that VietJet […]

Vietnamese Gourmands Blaze a Food Trail in Hue

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Vietnamese Gourmands Blaze a Food Trail in Hue

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.

Halong Bay’s Emeraude Steers Toward End of Renovation

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Halong Bay’s Emeraude Steers Toward End of Renovation

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.

Mekong Tourism Forum 2015 Moves to Danang, Vietnam

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Mekong Tourism Forum 2015 Moves to Danang, Vietnam

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.

Discover Romance in Hoi An at The Nam Hai

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Discover Romance in Hoi An at The Nam Hai

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.

Top 10 Eco-Friendly Hotels by Agoda.com

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Top 10 Eco-Friendly Hotels by Agoda.com

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.

Hanoi, The City of Lakes

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Hanoi, The City of Lakes

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.