Tourist arrivals to Hanoi records five-fold rise in 11 months
The number of tourists arriving in Hanoi since the beginning of the year is estimated at over 17 million, representing a five-fold increase year on year, according to the Municipal Department of Tourism.
Hanoi promotes cultural industry development
In 2022, Hanoi became the first locality in Vietnam to issue a resolution targeting comprehensive and sustainable cultural development in terms of scale, product quality, service, market and modern infrastructure.…
Hot Banh duc for Hanoi's winter days
Despite a wealth of Hanoi light snacks, hot Banh duc (cake made of rice flour and lime water) still holds an irreplaceable position on the locals’ list of choices.
International Experimental Theatre Festival opens in Hanoi
The fifth International Experimental Theatre Festival kicked off on November 15 in Hanoi, drawing the participation of 16 local and foreign art troupes from the Republic of Korea, Poland, Singapore, Italia, Pakistan, and hosts Vietnam.
Hanoi details bike sharing plan
The Hanoi Department of Transport has developed a detailed plan for the 12-month public bicycle pilot project in six metropolitan districts.
Hanoi welcomes first international fam trip delegation after pandemic
The Hanoi Municipal Tourism Department has coordinated with Vietnam Airlines to organise a reception for a fam trip delegation from 12 Australian travel agencies, following a period of disruption due to the COVID-19 epidemic.
Hanoi named as ideal destination for a solo travel adventure
Booking.com has named Hanoi among six ideal destinations for travelers who want to embrace their independence and explore alone on Singles Day (November 11).
Hanoi hotel market recovers, occupancy high
Hanoi has more than 348 hotels and service apartments with a total of 26,849 rooms, according to JLL Vietnam, belonging to Jones Lang LaSalle International Real Estate Investment and Management Services Group.
International experimental theatre festival to feature 21 plays
The fifth International Experimental Theatre Festival will take place from November 15-26, featuring 21 plays by 21 domestic and international art units.
Hanoi exhibition honours traditional values
A unique installation exhibition, themed “Tradition”, will be held in Hanoi from November 11-13, as part of activities in response to the 2022 Hanoi Festival of Creative Design.
Exploring the ancient village of Duong Lam (Hanoi) on weekends
Behind the gate of Mong Phu Village, Duong Lam Village is idyllic and familiar but has a strong attraction. Especially on weekends, it can be interesting to leave the crowded city to enjoy the peace of the countryside sitting leisurely at the water bars in the village or walking on the brilliant laterite roads.
VietJet Air resumes Vietnam-Kaohsiung air route
 Low-cost carrier VietJet  Air will conduct flights from Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City to Kaohsiung in Taiwan (China) starting from November.
Five reasons to visit Hoan Kiem Lake
Hoan Kiem Lake is the heart of Hanoi. Whenever the Vietnam national football team wins a match, the fans tell each other: “Let’s go to the lake!”. There are five reasons why Hoan Kiem Lake is a must-see destination for locals and travelers. 
Hanoi Ao Dai Festival to take place in early December
The Hanoi Ao Dai (traditional Vietnamese long dress) Festival 2022, is scheduled to take place at Hoan Kiem Lake walking zone from December 2-4, according to the Hanoi Department of Tourism.
2022 Korean Gastronomy Week in Hanoi
2022 Korean Gastronomy Week is underway at Sofitel Legend Metropole Hotel, Hanoi. Korean temple cuisine is the spotlight during the gastronomy week from October 15 to 30.