Vietnam to keep Paradise Cave off global beauty contest over safety concerns

The proposal to use the cave as venue for a beauty contest has been rejected following concerns among locals and conservationists. A global beauty contest should be held outside the Thien Duong (Paradise) Cave in central Vietnam due to safety reasons, according to the Quang Binh provincial authority, which recommended a local coastal resort instead. […]

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‘Kong: Skull Island’ gives Vietnam a global stage

Filming of the $150 million blockbuster in Vietnam is a chance to show the world the country’s unique beauty after a similar chance 20 years ago slipped away. For many decades, Hollywood movie-makers felt there were too many hurdles to overcome to film in Vietnam. There was, of course, the lingering shadow of the years […]

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[Quang Binh]Stories of immortal people on road 20 – Quyet Thang

Located in the Phong Nha – Ke Bang National Park, “Road 20 – Quyet Thang” is the typical load line in the Truong Son road system. Road 20- the road of age 20 named Quyet Thang contributed to make feat of arm as the legend of one piriod of “splitting Truong Son to save the […]

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Quang Binh sailing performance to take place on the Nhat Le River

On the afternoon of July 13th, the Provincial Association of Tourism held a Quang Binh sailing performance 2016 featuring 15 European-style catamarans, 20 crystal kayak boats, water-powered motorcycles and canoe paragliding. The event, the first of its kind in the province, runs from July 13th to 20th on the Nhat Le river in Dong Hoi […]

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