Sa Pa’s thriving brocade tradition
13:39 | 31/01/2017 Culture & Art
(VEN) - The northern mountain town of Sa Pa, once a French hilltop station and today a world renowned tourist magnet, appeals to visitors not only due to its picturesque landscapes, rugged treks and cool climate, but also thanks to its unique ethnic minority cultures, especially locally made brocades.
Rice cakes, braised pork and other Tet specialties
11:23 | 29/01/2017 Culture & Art
(VEN) - The Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday offers an opportunity to discover traditional Vietnamese culture and customs. The week-long celebration also provides a chance for all Vietnamese to relax, see family and friends, put their worries aside and pray for a brighter future.
Dong Xuan market embraces Hanoi’s culture
15:53 | 24/01/2017 Culture & Art
Dong Xuan market in Hanoi’s Old Quarter was the first market in Hanoi. Its history is closely associated with the trade development of Hanoi. It is not just a market but also a cultural venue that reflects the lifestyle of Hanoians.
Vietnam-India Culture Week opens in HCM City
15:39 | 09/01/2017 Culture & Art
The Vietnam-India Culture Week was opened on January 7 in Ho Chi Minh City as an interesting start for celebration of the 45th anniversary of the Vietnam-India diplomatic ties and 10 years of bilateral strategic partnership.