Trang An World heritage site receives UNESCO warning over tourist overload

Ninh Binh day Trip

The number of visitors to the Trang An limestone complex in northern Vietnam far exceeds UNESCO’s recommendation but local authorities deem it “acceptable.” The tourism department of Ninh Binh Province, home to the complex, said early this week that UNESCO has issued a warning. The complex can allow a maximum of 3.5 million visitors a […]


Cam Ranh airport to open second runway

The Cam Ranh International Airport near Nha Trang resort town opened its second runway to traffic on October 10, the Transport Ministry says. The runway’s construction had begun in 2015 with a budget of VND1.9 trillion ($82 million), sourced equally from the central and provincial budgets. The project was divided into two phases, the first […]