Foreigners visiting Ngoc Son temple in Hanoi. (Photo: Vietnamnet)

The nominees include: World’s leading cultural destination and World’s leading destination for Vietnam; World’s leading tourist board for Vietnam National Administration of Tourism; and World’s leading city destination for Hanoi.

Earlier, in September, Vietnam was honored as Asia's Leading Destination in 2018 at the World Travel Awards in Hong Kong. This is a prestigious award selected by leading travel experts and organizations in Asia, based on feedback from visitors using the products and services.

Voting continues until October 24th. Currently, Hanoi is calling votes to become world’s leading city destination at link https://sodulich.hanoi.gov.vn/binh-chon-awards.

Voters must register for an account at website http://www.worldtravelawards.com before casting their vote.

World Travel Awards is an annual award for the tourism industry, from carriers, travel agencies to hotels, resorts and destinations. It is considered the Oscars of the industry by The Wall Street Journal and many other publications./.

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