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LA RESIDENCE CLAIMS SPOT ON CONDé NAST TRAVELER LIST

— La Residence Hue Hotel & Spa has won a coveted spot in the prestigious Condé Nast Traveler’s Readers Choice Awards.rnrn(TRAVPR.COM) VIETNAM – October 30th, 2015 – La Residence Hue Hotel & Spa has won a coveted spot in the prestigious Condé Nast Traveler’s Readers Choice Awards, placing No. 13 on a list of the top hotels in Southeast Asia.rnrnAnnounced in New York on Oct. 20, the results of Conde Nast Traveler’s 28th annual survey placed just four hotels in Vietnam on the travel magazine’s list of top hospitality properties.rnrnThis is the second consecutive appearance for the hotel in the Readers’ Choice Awards; last year, the hotel debuted on the list at No. 19.rnrnThe Readers’ Choice Awards and Travel + Leisure’s World’s Best Awards are widely considered to be the two most important awards lists for hotels worldwide.rnrnAt the same time La Residence is winning favor at Condé Nast, the hotel is also building a reputation at Travel + Leisure. In Dec. 2013 and Dec. 2014, La Residence was named to the T+L list — again, one of only four hotels named to this exclusive compendium.rnrn“The awards that matter most to us are founded on evaluations made by guests who’ve actually stayed at the hotel,” said Phan Trong Minh, general manager of La Residence. “Nothing validates the work we do like great guest feedback.”rnrnMore than 128,000 Condé Nast Traveler readers took part in this year’s Readers’ Choice Awards — the most in its 28-year history, and up more than 50,000 from last year. Voting is conducted through a secure website, with responses tabulated by Equation Research. Readers evaluate candidates on a set of criteria using a standard five-point scale.rnrnABOUT LA RESIDENCE HUE HOTEL & SPA – MGALLERY COLLECTIONrnrnSet on a two-hectare site with 200 meters of frontage on the fabled Perfume River, La Residence celebrated its grand opening in December 2005 after a painstaking restoration of the 1930-built mansion. The hotel’s distinctive bowed façade, its long horizontal lines and nautical flourishes are hallmarks of the streamline moderne school of art deco architecture.rnrnThe hotel’s 122 rooms and suites, restaurants, lounges, bars and conference room are tricked out in complementary art-deco furnishings and décor that evoke both the 1920s and 1950s. The hotel’s fine-dining venue, Le Parfum, serves Mediterranean and French cuisine, as well as dishes from an expansive Vietnamese menu.rnrnFor more information about La Residence Hue, visit the website http://www.la-residence-hue.com.rnrn###rnrnPlease contact the person or company listed above for information regarding the content of this press release. TravPR.com are not the issuers of this press release and are not responsible for the accuracy of the content.

Sẽ tổ chức thi tuyển lại thiết kế kiến trúc công trình cầu vượt sông Hương

Theo tin Cổng thông tin Ä‘iện tá»­ tỉnh Thừa Thiên Huế rnrnCập nhật 21/10/2015 04:11 CHrnrnTại Thông báo số 274/TB-UBND ngày 21/10/2015, Chủ tịch UBND tỉnh đã thống nhất cho phép tổ chức thi tuyển lại thiết kế kiến trúc công trình cầu vượt sông HÆ°Æ¡ng để nhằm lá»±a chọn được phÆ°Æ¡ng án kiến trúc đẹp, khả thi, đáp ứng được các yêu cầu về giao thông.rnrnTrÆ°á»›c đó, vào tháng 9/2015, UBND tỉnh đã tổ chức cuá»™c thi tuyển kiến trúc công trình Đường Nguyá»…n Hoàng và cầu vượt sông HÆ°Æ¡ng, thành phố Huế vá»›i hình thức thi tuyển rá»™ng rãi. Theo đó, phÆ°Æ¡ng án thiết kế kiến trúc công trình Cầu vượt Sông HÆ°Æ¡ng thuá»™c dá»± án đường Nguyá»…n Hoàng và cầu vượt Sông HÆ°Æ¡ng, thành phố Huế có chiều dài dá»± kiến 385m, chiều rá»™ng 40,5m gồm 02 liên: B=(0,25m+4,5m+14,5m+1,0m) x 2=40,5m; tải trọng thiết kế cầu: HL93.rnrnKết thúc đợt thi tuyển, có 5 Ä‘Æ¡n vị ná»™p đồ án dá»± thi tuyển kiến trúc cầu qua sông HÆ°Æ¡ng. Kết quả chỉ có má»™t phÆ°Æ¡ng án H – 269 của Công ty cổ phần TÆ° vấn thiết kế giao thông Thừa Thiên – Huế được há»™i đồng thi tuyển chấm 6,1 Ä‘iểm (thang Ä‘iểm 10), đạt giải C là giải cao nhất cuá»™c thi; Tuy nhiên phÆ°Æ¡ng án này không được chọn vì chất lượng kiến trúc không cao.rnrnwww.thuathienhue.gov.vn

MGALLERY LA RESIDENCE HUE HOTEL & SPA OFFERS 10 YEARS OF FREE ROOMS NIGHTS

Award-winning hotel celebrates 10th anniversary with free rooms, 10% discounts and fundraiserrnrn(TRAVPR.COM) VIETNAM – October 7th, 2015 – HUE, Vietnam – Ten years after its remarkable debut on the banks of the storied Perfume River, La Residence Hue Hotel & Spa is celebrating its tenth anniversary with a photo contest whose winner gets two free nights accommodation per year for 10 years, as well as a promotion that discounts everything from accommodation to spa by 10%.rnrnAs well, the hotel is also organizing a fundraising campaign for Tinh Truc Gia Shelter, with 100% of the proceeds from sales of hand-made cards going to Trinh Truc children with disabilities.rnrnThe hotel will conduct its photo contest on Facebook, Google +, Instagram and Twitter, using the hashtag #laresidencehue10. Any photographer who posts an image of La Residence, Hue or Vietnam in general, and who tags the hotel in its posts will be automatically entered into the contest.rnrnThat image can also be emailed directly to the hotel at resa@la-residence-hue.com / or salesexec@la-residence-hue.com. The hotel will gather entries through early December and announce the winner at a Tenth Anniversary Party on Dec. 10.rnrnFor all bookings on stays between Dec. 1 and Dec. 20, the hotel is offering a 10% discount on all accommodation, spa, tours, souvenirs and food & beverage, with the exception of some special menus. The hotel will be introducing a special 10-course degustation menu for this celebratory period.rnrnAnd from now through Dec. 10, the hotel will be selling cards hand-made by the Trinh Truc Gia children. Every buyer will have a chance to make a wish on a small scroll that’ll be pinned to a balloon and hung from a tree in the garden until the Tenth Anniversary Party.rnrnABOUT LA RESIDENCE HUE HOTEL & SPA – MGALLERY COLLECTIONrnrnSet on a two-hectare site with 200 meters of frontage on the fabled Perfume River, La Residence celebrated its grand opening in December 2005 after a painstaking restoration of the 1930-built mansion. The hotel’s distinctive bowed façade, its long horizontal lines and nautical flourishes are hallmarks of the streamline moderne school of art deco architecture.rnrnThe hotel’s 122 rooms and suites, restaurants, lounges, bars and conference room are tricked out in complementary art-deco furnishings and décor that evoke both the 1920s and 1950s. The hotel’s fine-dining venue, Le Parfum, serves Mediterranean and French cuisine, as well as dishes from an expansive Vietnamese menu.rnrnThe hotel and its spa were named to the Condé Nast Traveler Hot List in 2007. More recently, the hotel has been selected for inclusion in Condé Nast Traveler’s Readers’ Choice Awards 2014 and in Travel + Leisure’s T+L 500 list of the world’s best hotels for 2013 and 2014.rnrn###rnrnPlease contact the person or company listed above for information regarding the content of this press release. TravPR.com are not the issuers of this press release and are not responsible for the accuracy of the content. – See more at: http://www.travpr.com/pr-34813-mgallery-la-residence-hue.html#sthash.QL1GIkMD.dpuf