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The People’s Party in Quang Ninh Province says it has warned tour operators and souvenir shops it is clamping down on scams. The People’s Party secretary last week issued a warning that authorities would be handing down harsh penalties to agencies or shops found to have cheated tourists.
A historic archway sitting beside one of central Vietnam’s most picturesque viewpoints has been designated a national relic. A little under 500 metres above sea level, the gate at Hai Van marks the topmost point of the mountain pass road from Da Nang to Hue.
Lights switched on over the weekend have inaugurated a new era for the historic Imperial Palace in Hue. The lighting system enables tourists to enjoy the ethereal delights of one of the most recognisable tourism attractions in Vietnam away from the heat of the midday sun.