• One-Pillar Pagoda listed as Asia's most unique building

    The One-Pillar Pagoda, a landmark of Việt Nam’s 1,000-year old capital Thăng Long-Hà Nội, has been recognised as Asia's most unique piece of architecture by the Asia Book of Records.

  • Việt Nam: fastest-growing travel destination for Britons

    Việt Nam is the fastest-growing travel destination for Britons, according to a new travel index by the United Kingdom’s Post Office, released in September 2012. According to the Post Office Travel Money’s "Fastest Growing Currencies, Summer 2012" report, the Vietnamese dong is the fastest-growing foreign currency in the UK, with summer sales soaring by 68 percent compared with last year, suggesting a boom in Việt Nam holidays.