The lion-cat dance of the Tay, Nung people
13:00 | 05/02/2021 Culture & Tourism
(VEN) - The lion-cat dance, performed by dancers wearing cat masks is a unique, long-standing tradition of the Tay and Nung ethnic minority groups living in the northeastern province of Lang Son’s Cao Loc, Loc Binh, Van Lang, Van Quan, Binh Gia and Trang Dinh districts.
Phu Quoc Island to serve as catalyst for Vietnam’s tourism recovery
13:00 | 29/01/2021 Culture & Tourism
(VEN) - The island of Phu Quoc in the southwestern province of Kien Giang is considered a top holiday destination for domestic and foreign visitors. According to Director of the Kien Giang Province Department of Tourism Tran Chi Dung, the island received about 2.9 million visitors in the first 10 months of 2020 despite the Covid-19 pandemic. The total for the year was expected to exceed three million.
Bavaria, an indispensable European tourist destination
06:00 | 15/01/2021 Culture & Tourism
(VEN) - Bavaria is best known in Vietnam by virtue of its world-leading football club, Bayern Munich. However, Vietnamese know much less about the southeastern German state as a tourist destination with unique cultural experiences and landscapes. Many will have heard of the Grimm Brothers’ fairy tales, but few would connect them with Bavaria, its snow-capped mountains, timber houses and romantic castles.
Ranking among world top 100 golf courses
15:05 | 11/01/2021 Culture & Tourism
(VEN) - The award-winning Hoiana Shores Golf Club has added another accolade into its impressive honor board by being the only Vietnamese representative in the World Top 100 list, ranked by Golf World Magazine.
Na Hang, a spectacular “inland Ha Long Bay”
13:00 | 08/01/2021 Culture & Tourism
(VEN) - “Na Hang” in the Tay ethnic language means “the last field”. The lake so named is the meeting place of the Gam River flowing from Ha Giang Province and the Nang River flowing from Bac Kan Province in Vietnam’s northeast, forming an imposing natural landscape. Here, every river, stream, and mountain is associated with fascinating legends.
Southern amateur music
13:00 | 02/01/2021 Culture & Tourism
(VEN) - Vietnam’s southern amateur music (locally known as Don ca tai tu) is a quintessential art genre dating to the late 19th century, when it was composed by rural residents of the south to be performed after their hours of grueling farm work.
Hoiana celebrates the festive season
15:44 | 15/12/2020 Culture & Tourism
(VEN) - Hoiana Integrated Resort celebrates the festive season with a variety of Christmas sparkle, from magical lights and shimmering trees, to a snowy paradise experience. Guests coming to Hoiana can enjoy special stay and dine offers, along with great entertainment activities to bring in the new year of 2021.