Tourists to the World Cultural Heritage - Hoi An Ancient Town, central Quang Nam province, were exempted from buying entry ticket on March 20 in response to International Day of Happiness.
Besides, visitors who were born on March 20 (according to identity papers) received gifts from the Hoi An city People’s Committee.
On this occasion, numerous activities were held such as a four-day photo exhibition which kicked off on March 19, and a music performance themed “Love and Sharing” on March 20.
Nguyen Van Son, Vice Chairman of the Hoi An city People’s Committee, said that the celebration of International Day of Happiness in Hoi An is part of the city’s new highlights, aiming to inspire locals and tourists.
The annual celebration of International Day of Happiness was founded in June 2012 by the United Nation General Assembly, who stated that the pursuit of happiness is a fundamental human goal.