(QNO) - The honourable announcement ceremony “Top Destination in Asia” for 25 cities has just been held in Singapore by the world's largest travel site TripAdvisor. It was the fith year of this annual awards based on millions of valuable reviews, opinions and choices from TripAdvisor travelers around the world. Among 412 tourist cities listed to vote, four cities of Vietnam ranked in the “Top 25”: Ha Noi city (ranked 14th ), Ho Chi Minh city (15th), Hoi An (17th) and Ha Long city (25th). The 1st position given to Bangkok (Thailand), following were Peijing (China) and Tokyo (Japan).
“ Hoi An city is not only an interesting tourist destination, attracting more and more international tourists,but the city on the central Vietnamese coast is a well-preserved example of the important Southeast Asian trading port it was from the 15th-19th centuries also,” Mrs.Robin Ingle, Senior Vice President of TripAdvisor said. The Award winners were determined on the popularity of destinations, taking into account travellers’ favourites and most highly rated places. Winners were determined using an algorithm that took into account ratings for hotels, attractions and restaurants in destinations worldwide.
By Nguyen Kim Bao