The reputable travel website Agoda.com has recently recognized 36 hotels of Vietnam in the list of winners of the Gold Circle Award 2012. Hanoi is honored as the city which possesses the highest number of Gold Circle Award winners with seven hotels, including Rising Dragon Place, Sofitel Legend Metropole, Melia, Nikko, Moevenpick, Deawoo and Fortuna. Those 36 hotel in Vietnam are among 494 hotels worldwide that recognized this year. All of 494 have to meet strict criterion in term of website’s features like positive comment from guests, beautiful graphic, user friendly interface, comprehensive unbiased information and competitive prices. The award is considered an incentive and certificate to recognize restless efforts of Vietnam’s hotel to continue offering international visitors to Vietnam the best service, along with most competitive prices.