16:37 | 16/01/2020 Culture & Art
(VEN) - The festival season from January to March of the lunar calendar beckons to visitors to Ninh Binh Province, where they can enjoy the spring, attend the Bai Dinh Pagoda festival, and sightsee at the Trang An Landscape Complex - a World Cultural and Natural Heritage site recognized by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).
15:09 | 12/01/2020 Culture & Art
The Hoan Kiem District People’s Committee opened the Hang Luoc Street traditional flower market and diverse activities at the Phung Hung Street mural space on January 10 in celebration of the upcoming Lunar New Year (Tet).
Chu Dau Pottery: Revitalizing Vietnam’s cultural quintessence
10:21 | 01/12/2019 Culture & Art
(VEN) - Chu Dau pottery from Nam Sach District in the northern province of Hai Duong was an elite pottery genre of the 13th century “rice civilization” and was honored as royal symbols at the end of 17th century. After centuries of waning popularity, the historic handicraft has been revitalized and is currently being preserved and promoted by the Chu Dau Ceramic JS Company.
Da Lat blooms as it prepares for Flower Festival
16:12 | 19/11/2019 Entertainment
(VEN) - The eighth Flower Festival of Da Lat City, scheduled for December 20-24 in Da Lat and Bao Loc cities in the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong, is expected to welcome about 300,000 visitors. The colorful biennial event honors the city’s flower industry and Da Lat as a leading tourist destination.
World of Italian cuisine returns to Vietnam
14:58 | 13/11/2019 Culture & Art
(VEN) - The World Week of Italian Cuisine is celebrated across the globe from November 18-24. In Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) and other provinces in southern and central Vietnam, the calendar of related events will stretch from November 18 to December 1.
The Hanoi silk shop where history was made
10:38 | 16/10/2019 Culture & Art
(VEN) - The house at 48 Hang Ngang Street in Hanoi’s Old Quarter attracts thousands of domestic and foreign visitors annually. This special historical site is where 74 years ago, President Ho Chi Minh drafted the Declaration of Independence of the Democratic Republic of Vietnam, now the Socialist Republic of Vietnam.