Vietnam through the lens of international photographers
The first Vietnam International Photography Festival 2021 has selected 177 outstanding works for an exhibition, aiming to introduce the beauty of the land, people and the culture of Vietnam to art lovers all over. In particular, many photos show creative and emotional perspectives of domestic and foreign photographers.
Enjoying early morning dew on the peak of Son Tra Peninsula
Son Tra Peninsula with its peak at some 700 meters above sea level is called the “green lung” of the coastal city of Danang. In autumn, this peninsula is even…
Exhibition promotes Vietnamese cultural heritages’ values
An exhibition, entitled “Vietnamese Cultural Heritage Space”, officially opened at the Vietnam Exhibition Centre for Culture and Arts in Hanoi on November 22, as part of the activities to mark…
Co Loa special national relic site recognised as tourist destination
Co Loa special national relic site in Dong Anh district has been put on the map as a tourist destination, according to a decision promulgated by the Hanoi municipal People’s Committee on November 15.
Ha Giang – the land of blooming flowers amid rocks
It is no coincidence that people who are passionate about travelling will join together and come to the mountainous province of Ha Giang each November.
Ha Long Bay - a natural wonder of the world with sustainable tourism development
(TITC) - Ha Long Bay was officially recognized by New7wonders as one of the new 7 natural wonders of the world on 11/11/2011. Since then, Ha Long Bay has become part of the global memory and one of the seven landmarks forever remembered by history. After 10 years of being recognized with the title, the values ​​of Ha Long Bay continue to shine, worthy of…
Exhibition to spotlight Vietnam’s cultural heritage
An exhibition entitled ‘Space of Vietnamese cultural heritage’ will be held live and virtually in late November, according to a recent announcement from the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.
Tràm chim kept in the rising water season
These days, the immense water current from the upstream rushing to tràm chim (the area with a broad variety of precious birds of conservation value) located next to the O Lau River flowing through Quang Thai Commune (Quang Dien District, 15km from Hue City) signals that many precious birds from everywhere fly in to shelter. It is called tràm chim because this area is recognized…
A challenging cycling route in Lam Dong
One day in late March, we traveled to Kala Lake in Di Linh District, Lam Dong Province, where we took a cycling route over a terrain of red basaltic soil and mountains, and enjoyed standup paddle boarding and many more
Efforts made to connect youth with heritage
Vietnam has a number of industrial heritages, including physical remains of manufacturing and mining sites and old factories such as Tran Hung Dao Mechanical Factory, Gia Lam Train Factory, Hanoi Brewery, Dong Xuan Knitting Company, and Ba Son Shipyard Factory. The industrial heritage is not only home to historical artifacts but also holds value regarding architecture, history, culture, and memory.
Thanh Hoa’s tasty fermented pork rolls
The fermented pork rolls from Thanh Hoa Province offer a delicious flavor unforgettable to food lovers.
French newspaper ranks Vietnam as top destination for winter
Vietnam has been topped the list of leading destinations in the world for winter, which has been announced by the oldest daily newspaper in France, Le Figaro.
"Bun day": A must-try dish in Binh Dinh
Binh Dinh is not only well known nationwide for its seafood dishes, such as fried squid with garlic sauce but also the traditional handmade ‘bun day’ (vermicelli).
Traditional arts in the hearts of young people
Like an “underground spring” flowing silently in the hustle of modern life, the traditional arts have been being preserved and passed down from generation to generation by young people who love the cultural values of their forefathers.
Exhibition boats essence of Vietnamese ceramic arts
An exhibition themed ‘Vietnamese ceramic arts’ is taking place at the Vietnam National Fine Arts Museum in Hanoi, displaying 107 artworks from 56 artists nationwide.
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