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Trang An Inscribed on World Heritage List

On 23-June-2013 Trang An of Vietnam is insribed on World Heritage List at a UNESCO meeting in Doha, Qatar. Trang An, 120km south of Hanoi, is a complex of mixed natural and cultural property. Trang An covers an area of 10,000 hectares which is spectacular with a system of rivers and waterways, karst formations alternated by valleys, paddy fields, and villages.

Community Based Tourism at My Son Cham Ruins

By Hong Thanh.

14March2013 The first community-based tourism village was inaugurated at Duy Phu Commune, Duy Xuyen District, Quang Nam Province. There are  40 households taking part in providing tourist services such as homestay, food,...The village is close to the UNESCO World Heritage Site of My Son Cham Ruins.

 

Lao Cai to Promote Responsible Tourism

By Troc Tran.

3Dec2012, the provincial government of Lao Cai passed Decisions to

 - Officially recognize the tourist route in Bac Ha and Si Ma Cai Districts: Lao Cai - Bac Ha - Can Cau - Si Ma Cai - Ban Me - Chay River - Coc Ly - Lao Cai.

- Allow the pilot opening of the tourist route (Bac Ha and Si Ma Cai Districts): Lao Cai - Bac Ha - Can Cau - Si Ma Cai - Quan Than San - Ta Van Chu - Bac Ha - Lao Cai for two years.

- Officially recognize the tourist route in Muong Khuong District: Lao Cai - Ta Lam Waterfall - Ta Gia Khau - Ban Me - Lao Cai and Lao Cai - Lung Khau Nhin - Muong Hum - La Pan Tan - Ban Cam - Lao Cai.

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