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.
The Mid-Autumn Festival
11:09 | 23/09/2019 Culture & Art
(VEN) - Vietnam celebrates hundreds of festivals each year, a testament to its rich traditional culture. In addition to Tet, the Lunar New Year that generally falls in February or March, the Mid-Autumn Festival marks the fall harvest season and features particular participation by children.