Conde Nast Traveler (CNT), one of the world's premier luxury and lifestyle travel magazines, has cited three destinations in Viet Nam among 50 of the most breathtaking sites across Asia: Reader’s Choice 2016.
The world’s longest three-rope cable car system was inaugurated in the northern province of Lao Cai on February 2 to connect Muong Hoa Valley with Fansipan Mountain - the so-called “Roof of Indochina”.
In 2016, "Tet" or Lunar New Year holiday will be from February 6th to February 14th when all offices, banks are closed. During this period, many shops, restaurants, markets, museums, art galleries.... are closed but not all the time. Most of them are close on the last and three first days of the lunar New Year (7-10 Feb). Pagodas, temples, cultural sports usually close afternoon the last day and the morning or whole first day lunar year.