Four Seasons Resort Hoi An and the Cult of Well-being

With the end of the pandemic coming into sight, travel in 2021 is going to be all about getting back to Nature, touchless tech, health and wellness, and smaller footprints and bigger hearts, all while maintaining a comfortable distance from fellow guests. If there ever was a property tailor-made for the pandemic world and beyond, … Read more

Why Your Next Beach Getaway Should Be to Quy Nhon

Quy Nhon Beach

If you’ve never heard of Quy Nhon (pronounced kwee nyohn), you’re not alone. Situated on Vietnam’s South-Central coast, sandwiched between the tourist meccas of Hoi An and Nha Trang, this pretty, laid-back city of about 500,000 doesn’t get a lot of press outside of Vietnamese-language media, and even then it’s mostly limited to striking drone … Read more

MÖVENPICK RESORT WAVERLY PHU QUOC HONORED AS THE BEST “LUXURY FAMILY RESORT IN ASIA” OF THE WORLD LUXURY HOTEL AWARDS 2020

Regarded as one of the most splendid resorts in 2020, Movenpick Resort Waverly Phu Quoc made a mark with its astonishing achievements. Recently, the first international five-star resort on Ong Lang beach has set a new record as “the Best Luxury Family Resort in Asia” at the 2020 World Luxury Hotel Awards. Despite the hotel’s … Read more

Pullman arrives in style on Phu Quoc

The cosmopolitan brand arrives on Vietnam’s island paradise PHU QUOC, VIETNAM, 01 SEP 2020 – Pullman Phu Quoc Beach Resort offers global nomads, business professionals and millennial globetrotters a seamless balance between peak performance and personal wellbeing. Designed for the modern guest who likes to combine work with play, the upscale beach resort is located … Read more

Troi Oi Summer 2020

USD 225,000 was spent on fake meteorites by a man from Saigon. Son, 49, and his wife Nga, 45, residents of Lap Vo District in Dong Thap Province have been arrested and charged for “fraudulent appropriation of assets.” According to investigators, Son and his wife took a piece of clay, painted it black and covered … Read more

Dine, Play, and Stay in Phu Quoc, the Pearl Island of Vietnam

Located in the Gulf of Thailand, 50km from the mainland of Vietnam and a mere 50 minute flight from Ho Chi Minh City, Phu Quoc possesses a wild beauty that is marked by pristine white sands, golden sunshine, turquoise blue waters, and authentic local culture that is apparent in its people and cuisine alike, leaving … Read more

Travel in a Post-Pandemic World

While the coronavirus has adversely affected practically every aspect of life around the world, the hospitality and travel industries have been among the hardest hit, putting tens of millions of jobs at risk. According to the UN World Tourism Organization, international travel could decline by up to 80% in 2020 compared to 2019, depending on … Read more

Phu Quoc is calling – It’s time to travel again

Phu Quoc is no stranger to travelers who come for the tranquility, warmth and natural surroundings of the beautiful island. In addition to the natural beauty of the island, exquisite experiences and unique culinary journeys are also on offer at InterContinental Phu Quoc Long Beach Resort. In celebration of the return of travel in Vietnam, … Read more

#Photojournalism

From climate change protests to democratic uprisings against biased and violent authorities, it is clear that 2019 has been a pivotal year for citizens all over the world. It’s in this context that mobile app Agora launched its first#Photojournalism photo competition, with the objective to give photographers a way to shed light on specific issues.  … Read more