Discover Da Lat – Vietnam’s most romantic city

Last update 16:00 | 17/09/2017

VietNamNet Bridge – The hill town of Da Lat has long been the most popular location in the region for getaway holidays since French colonial times.

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Da Lat City (photo: travel sense asia)

Situated on a plateau 1,500 metres above sea level, this retreat town offers a good change of atmosphere with a refreshingly cool climate while other cities in Vietnam can be very hot and humid especially during summer.

Da Lat is famous for its wide variety of flowers, vegetables and fruit from its surrounding farmlands as well as countless nature sites; its beautiful landscape, evergreen forests and minority villages.

The area’s main sources of income are from agriculture and the tourism industry but the city is also very proud of being an education centre that produces multi-field professionals each year including doctors and architects. Continue reading “Discover Da Lat – Vietnam’s most romantic city”

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Đà Lạt City wins ASEAN Environmental Award

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Update: September, 08/2017 – 18:00

Hidden away: Đà Lạt City in Lâm Đồng Province won the ESC award. — Photo sggp.org.vn
Viet Nam News ĐÀ LẠT – The central highland city of Đà Lạt in Lâm Đồng Province will be Việt Nam’s representative to receive the fourth ASEAN Environmentally Sustainable City at the fifteenth ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on Environment.

Also, the city of Cần Thơ will be awarded the potential ESC certificate. Continue reading “Đà Lạt City wins ASEAN Environmental Award”

Top 5 new check-in points in Da Lat

Last update 15:07 | 12/07/2017

Greenhouse café, Australian zoo and unique homestays, just to name a few, are new check-in points for tourists in Da Lat city in the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong.

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Located in the middle of Da Lat’s flower growing area, Greenhouse Café is a popular check-in point for travelers as they can have a scenic view of the city from here.
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Nguyen dynasty treasures on display in Da Lat

Last update 11:42 | 16/06/2017

A total of 36 precious artifacts, from the Nguyen dynasty period (1802-1945), are on display at an exhibition that opened recently at Lam Dong museum in Da Lat city.

The artifacts, made of gold and gemstones, include flower vases; daily utensils such as bowls and basins; objects used in royal worship and rituals; and items used in royal office, including brushes, ink stone, paperweights and pen holders.

All of the items were carefully carved with highly sophisticated decorative patterns, showing the talent of Vietnam’s craft masters.

The exhibition also introduces 100 documentary photos on Hue royal architecture, the tombs of Nguyen Emperors and images of mandarins from that period. Continue reading “Nguyen dynasty treasures on display in Da Lat”

Israeli tourists charged $22 for 3km ride in Da Lat

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Updated : 05/13/2017 09:59 GMT + 7

A taxi operator in Da Lat City in the Central Highlands’ Lam Dong Province has been fined and had its driver suspended from work for overcharging two foreign tourists earlier this week.

Vina Gold was slapped with a civil fine of VND7 million (US$308) after one of its driver charged two Israeli women VND510,000 (US$22.5) for a 3km ride on Wednesday. Continue reading “Israeli tourists charged $22 for 3km ride in Da Lat”

Đưa rau sạch rời mặt đất

19/04/2016 15:48 GMT+7

TTCTTrong nỗ lực làm rau sạch, vì sạch đã trở thành yếu tố sống còn, nhiều người trồng rau Đà Lạt đã tìm cách tách cây trồng ra khỏi mặt đất – nơi bị coi là đã nhiễm hóa chất quá nhiều – như một giải pháp.

Đưa rau sạch rời mặt đất
Người trồng rau Đà Lạt đang tìm tòi những phương thức khác nhau để trồng rau sạch . Mai Vinh

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Đường vô xứ ngàn hoa nát như tương

04/10/2015 09:11 GMT+7

TTTừ Bình Thuận, Đắk Lắk, Đắk Nông, Khánh Hòa… gần như mọi ngả đường đến Lâm Đồng đều nát như tương.

Đường vào Đà Lạt tan nát gây ảnh hưởng đến cuộc sống người dân. Trong ảnh: một vụ tai nạn do đường đầy ổ voi - Ảnh: L.Thiên
Đường vào Đà Lạt tan nát gây ảnh hưởng đến cuộc sống người dân. Trong ảnh: một vụ tai nạn do đường đầy ổ voi – Ảnh: L.Thiên

Mặt đường chằng chịt ổ gà, ổ voi. Oái oăm thay, cũng tuyến đường đó nhưng bên kia tỉnh bạn, đường đẹp như… mơ.

Tình trạng trên xảy ra ở những tuyến quốc lộ 28B, 55 (Lâm Đồng đi Bình Thuận), 27 (Lâm Đồng đi Đắk Lắk), 28 (Lâm Đồng đi Đắk Nông), tỉnh lộ 723 (Lâm Đồng đi Khánh Hòa)…

Nhiều năm qua, quốc lộ 55 từ huyện Bảo Lâm (tỉnh Lâm Đồng) về huyện Hàm Thuận Bắc (tỉnh Bình Thuận) trở thành nỗi khiếp sợ của nhiều người dân. Gần 20km mặt đường hầu như biến dạng. Continue reading “Đường vô xứ ngàn hoa nát như tương”