• Posts Tagged ‘tourism’

    Cat Ba in a day: Exploring Halong Bay’s hidden gem

    by  • 08/12/2012 • Emma MacKenzie, front page, Nicole Rowles, stories, tv highlights, video • 0 Comments

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    Cat Ba in a day: Exploring Halong Bay’s hidden gem from UQ Journalism & Communication on Vimeo. Emma Mackenzie and Nicole Rowles explore Cat Ba Island, Halong Bay's local tourist hub. Just 45 minutes from Halong City, the Bay's largest island can be reached independently, as well as through guided tours.

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    Tourism drives construction and economy

    by  • 05/12/2012 • front page, Harry Clarke, reporters, stories, tv highlights • 0 Comments

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    Tourism drives construction and economy from UQ Journalism & Communication on Vimeo. There has been concious and noticable shift in the Vietnamese economy towards promoting the tourism industry. In the increasingly popular tourist destinations of Halong Bay and Ninh Binh, this is manifested in a shrill chatter of hammers and powertools throughout the respective...

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    Rowlesy’s Wrap: Tradition meets tourism

    by  • 05/12/2012 • Nicole Rowles, rowlesy's wrap, stories, video • 0 Comments

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    Rowlesy’s Wrap: Tradition meets tourism from UQ Journalism & Communication on Vimeo. One can notice many paradoxes when observing life in Vietnam. At first glance, traditional lifestyle and the fast-developing tourism industry appear to be conflicting. However, over the years these two worlds have come together in harmony, to raise local standards of living...

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