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The Paradise Today | PEOPLE  | The Most Energetic Person You’ll Meet in Paradise Office

The Most Energetic Person You’ll Meet in Paradise Office

Amid the overflowing workload and time constraints inside the Paradise Group, one fine and young man shows everyone how to do it with dedication and enthusiasm.

The Paradise Today | PEOPLE  | Of Building a New Home in Paradise: Moving to Halong Bay Part 2

Of Building a New Home in Paradise: Moving to Halong Bay Part 2

Continuing the stories of our young interns from Centro Escolar University, The Paradise Today team sat down again with one of our interns aboard the Paradise Elegance.

The Paradise Today | PEOPLE  | The 10th Year Special: The Man Who Can’t be Moved

The 10th Year Special: The Man Who Can’t be Moved

Some people dream and wait, some people dream and act on it. From Vietnam to England and back, this young father shows us how to do it.

The Paradise Today | PEOPLE  | The 10th Year Special: From Army to Hospitality

The 10th Year Special: From Army to Hospitality

Sometimes going against the norms can lead you to complete happiness and satisfaction, which in the end is everyone’s ultimate goal in life.

The Paradise Today | PEOPLE  | The 10th Year Special: Deciphering the Magic Number 12

The 10th Year Special: Deciphering the Magic Number 12

It was when she moved to Paradise when she found complete enlightenment, as if it was her destiny and was born to do her job. 

The Paradise Today | PEOPLE  | Sharing More Than Just Time: A Paradise Tet Special

Sharing More Than Just Time: A Paradise Tet Special

Doing random good things in the most unexpected time of the year and the most unassuming place in the country.

The Paradise Today | PEOPLE  | Making it to the Big City: A Word with Home Hanoi’s Female Manager

Making it to the Big City: A Word with Home Hanoi’s Female Manager

From serving tables at the Paradise Café to leading one of Hanoi’s leading restaurants, Ut is showing everyone that nothing is impossible with hard work and dedication.

The Paradise Today | PEOPLE  | All For the Love of a Bookworm

All For the Love of a Bookworm

Tucked in a very tiny alley in the most unassuming neighborhood in Hanoi, Truong brings his visitors to an unworldly place called Hanoi Bookworm.

The Paradise Today | PEOPLE  | An Intimate Afternoon with Van Ha of Ngon Villa

An Intimate Afternoon with Van Ha of Ngon Villa

The Paradise Today team took some time to sit down with the young restaurant manager of Hanoi’s one and only Vietnamese restaurant with an all-you-can-eat concept, Ngon Villa Restaurant.

The Paradise Today | PEOPLE  | Hoi An to Introduce Balloon Flights on Lunar New Year’s

Hoi An to Introduce Balloon Flights on Lunar New Year’s

This Lunar New Year, tourists visiting Hoi An will have a chance to experience the charming ancient town 400 meters above air on balloon flights.

The Paradise Today | PEOPLE  | 3 Reasons to Celebrate Christmas in Halong Bay

3 Reasons to Celebrate Christmas in Halong Bay

If indulging yourself in pristine natural beauty more appealing to you than being surrounded by white snow and chilly winds, Halong Bay is definitely the top destination for your exotic and memorable Christmas holiday in Vietnam.

The Paradise Today | PEOPLE  | The Truth About Fairy Lake Cave (Ho Dong Tien) in Halong Bay

The Truth About Fairy Lake Cave (Ho Dong Tien) in Halong Bay

According to popular legend, it is said that the lake inside the cave surrounded by limestone mountains used to be the place where fairies gathered for bathing and sleeping.

The Paradise Today | PEOPLE  | Tra Que Vegetable Village: Secrets of Hoi An Cuisine

Tra Que Vegetable Village: Secrets of Hoi An Cuisine

Sophisticated use of various vegetables and herbs is one of the most important elements that create very own Hoi An culinary heritage. Tra Que, a little charming village lies on the edge of Hoi An, is keeping the secrets of Hoi An specialities’ distinct flavour.

The Paradise Today | PEOPLE  | Tien Ong Cave: Home of the Ancient Viet People in Halong Bay

Tien Ong Cave: Home of the Ancient Viet People in Halong Bay

Tien Ong Cave, the latest addition to the collection of cruising attractions in the World Heritage Ha Long Bay, appeals guests not only by its pristine landscapes but also a precious system of stalagmites and stalactites that ancient Vietnamese people left thousands of years ago.

The Paradise Today | PEOPLE  | La Vela Cruises Teams Up with Sejoong Vietnam to Tap Korean Market

La Vela Cruises Teams Up with Sejoong Vietnam to Tap Korean Market

HANOI (Nov. 17, 2016) – La Vela Cruises, a Halong Bay overnight cruise company serving the premium market, has partnered with Korean tour operator and Samsung Group affiliate Sejoong Vietnam to capitalize on the growing number of Korean arrivals in Vietnam.

The Paradise Today | PEOPLE  | Hanoi’s Oldest Pagoda in the Top World’s Best

Hanoi’s Oldest Pagoda in the Top World’s Best

The 1500 year old pagoda in Hanoi capital has recently named as one of the most beautiful temples in the world.

The Paradise Today | PEOPLE  | Hanoi Voted in the World’s Top 10 Most Favorite Destinations by Millions of Real Travelers

Hanoi Voted in the World’s Top 10 Most Favorite Destinations by Millions of Real Travelers

Just recently, the trustworthy travel community site TripAdvisor has announced the list of 10 Favorite Destinations in 2016 (TripAdvisor’s 2016 Travelers’ Choice Destinations) in which the capital of Hanoi has proudly named as the top 8.

The Paradise Today | PEOPLE  | Life Onboard: A Day With the Cruise Manager

Life Onboard: A Day With the Cruise Manager

The Paradise Today sat down with one of the newest Filipino managers onboard the Paradise Luxury Cruises, Mr. George Derick Odulio, talking about his first 18 days working for the Paradise Vietnam Group.

The Paradise Today | PEOPLE  | What it's Like Working with an Iron Chef

What it's Like Working with an Iron Chef

The Paradise Today team sat down with Ngon Villa’s own Iron Chef, Mr. Nguyen Thanh Tung, while he shares his most prized moments with the Paradise Vietnam Group.

The Paradise Today | PEOPLE  | Vietnam Officials to Refurbish Hanoi Streets & Clean Up the Country

Vietnam Officials to Refurbish Hanoi Streets & Clean Up the Country

With Vietnam recently rising as a top destination for world travellers, the country’s officials have pushed for more projects to invest in the development of the country’s tourism.

The Paradise Today | PEOPLE  | Belgian Beer Festival is coming to Hanoi

Belgian Beer Festival is coming to Hanoi

The American club in Hai Ba Trung is glad to host the the Belgian Beer Festival which is going to take place on the 30th of September from 6PM until late.

The Paradise Today | PEOPLE  | Mid-Autumn Festival Celebrated all Around Vietnam

Mid-Autumn Festival Celebrated all Around Vietnam

The traditional Mid-Autumn festival is right around the corner. The official date is the 15th of September but there will be event occurring throughout the week in practically every city and village around the country.

The Paradise Today | PEOPLE  | Mass Wedding Held in Ho Chi Minh City for 100 Couples

Mass Wedding Held in Ho Chi Minh City for 100 Couples

It was a happy day for 100 underprivileged couples after getting married in downtown Ho Chi Minh City on the Independence Day.

The Paradise Today | PEOPLE  | Cracking the Code: The Bia Hoi Culture

Cracking the Code: The Bia Hoi Culture

Dive into the Vietnamese beer culture in order to understand a bit more about what Bia Hoi stands for and where.

The Paradise Today | PEOPLE  | The Legend of Hoan Kiem Lake

The Legend of Hoan Kiem Lake

Now that all vehicles of all sorts have been banned from entering downtown Hanoi and the free WiFi hotspots have been installed all around the lake, visitors can finally enjoy a peaceful afternoon around this legendary place located in the heart of Hanoi.

The Paradise Today | PEOPLE  | In Memory of Vietnam Independence Day

In Memory of Vietnam Independence Day

Every country has their own way of celebrating their National Day. For Vietnam, the Independence Day is just at the corner and will take place all over the country as well as in every Vietnamese embassy worldwide.

 

The Paradise Today | PEOPLE  | The Four Sacred Animals in Vietnamese Culture

The Four Sacred Animals in Vietnamese Culture

Every nation has their own beliefs and cults that come from their ancient ancestors. In Vietnam, 4 animals that are seen as holy form together the quartet of the emblems and traditional motifs of the country.

 

The Paradise Today | PEOPLE  | How did Vietnam Become the 5th Happiest Nation in the World?

How did Vietnam Become the 5th Happiest Nation in the World?

Referring to the Happy Planet Index’s survey, Vietnam is now the 5th happiest country in the world. With Costa Rica at the head of the list followed by Mexico, Columbia, Vanuatu and finally Vietnam, making it the number one happiest Asian nation.

The Paradise Today | PEOPLE  | Viet Pride 2016 & The Super Selfie Campaign

Viet Pride 2016 & The Super Selfie Campaign

Making its 5th anniversary this year, Viet Pride has yet to celebrate another series of groundbreaking LGBTQ events in the next few weeks starting from today in over 22 cities all over the country, with the main events happening in Hanoi & Ho Chi Minh City.

The Paradise Today | PEOPLE  | Direct Flights to the US in 2018 & a Smarter and Greener Hanoi

Direct Flights to the US in 2018 & a Smarter and Greener Hanoi

Aiming to become a tourism powerhouse destination, Vietnam seems to be doing the right things at the right time in reaching its goals by year 2020.

The Paradise Today | PEOPLE  | Count Down for the Final Round of Miss Vietnam 2016 in Ho Chi Minh City

Count Down for the Final Round of Miss Vietnam 2016 in Ho Chi Minh City

The top 35 candidates of Miss Vietnam 2016 have gathered in Ho Chi Minh City for the coming final round in the next three weeks.

The Paradise Today | PEOPLE  | Rio 2016: Are The Viet Athletes Ready?

Rio 2016: Are The Viet Athletes Ready?

With the Summer Olympics 2016 in Rio de Janeiro approaching, we all wonder if Vietnam is actually participating or if the country’s sports commission has prepared the teams yet for this historical event. How many are there and do they actually have any chance of winning or at least be included in the elite list of top-performing athletes in the globe?