The number of Russian tourists travelling
to Ho Chi Minh City, mainly from the Far eastern region,
has increased more than 150%, said travel companies.
are currently five airlines directly linking Vietnam
(Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi) with Russian cities.
flights from Russia to Vietnam for the first quarter
of 2006 have all been booked, said Le Van Nghia, chief
representative of Vladivostok Air.
said the reserved seats had mainly come from Russian
travel companies. - Thanhnien news