West Lake lotus tea, a cultural feature of Hanoi
11:32 | 10/07/2019 Culture & Art
(VEN) - Tea scented with lotus blossoms from Hanoi’s West Lake is an elegant drink, reflecting the traditional tea culture of the capital’s residents. The quality of West Lake lotus tea is highly valued because it has the fresh natural flavor of lotus blossoms.
Vietnam Cultural Day observed in Hamburg
11:15 | 26/06/2019 Culture & Art
The ‘Vietnam Tag’ Cultural Day was held in Hamburg, Germany on June 22, attracting numerous German tourists, researchers, students and Overseas Vietnamese expats in the city and its neighbouring areas.
Vietnam hosts UN Vesak Day 2019 celebrations
11:08 | 13/06/2019 Culture & Art
(VEN) - The 16th United Nations Vesak Day Celebrations took place from May 12-14 at the Tam Chuc Pagoda in the northern province of Ha Nam, bringing together more than 100,000 attendants, including foreign delegates from 112 countries and territories and Vietnamese Buddhist dignitaries and followers.
The Quintessence of Tonkin attracts visitors to Hanoi
11:12 | 10/06/2019 Culture & Art
“The Quintessence of Tonkin”, the first real life performance in Vietnam - takes place three times per week at Baara Land, an entertainment complex in Sai Son Commune, Quoc Oai District, over 20km west of Hanoi. With the participation of more than 150 farmers and 100 dancers, the performance tells vivid stories about the culture and everyday life of people in the Red River Delta.