The unique Giong Festival of Hanoi
09:00 | 07/02/2023 Photo
The festival is held annually around the capital to commemorate Saint Giong, a local hero who sacrificed his life to defeat invaders.
Khmer's ginger cake of love and faithfulness
09:00 | 03/02/2023 Photo
According to legend, the cake is also a symbol of faithfulness between husband and wife.
Miss Tourism World contest promotes Vietnam
06:00 | 26/01/2023 Tourism
(VEN) - The final round of Miss Tourism World 2022 has toured five Vietnamese provinces and cities, promoting Vietnam's tourism, culture, and heritage to the world and bringing the world to Vietnam.
Lucky money, lucky year
06:00 | 24/01/2023 Culture
(VEN) - Red is the symbol of luck in east Asian countries such as Vietnam, which explains why so-called “lucky money” is placed in red envelopes and is such an anticipated custom of Tet, the Lunar New Year holiday.
Sticky rice cakes with special meaning
06:00 | 23/01/2023 Culture
(VEN) - Square sticky rice cakes, known as banh chung, are a staple dish of Tet, the Lunar New Year celebrations, expressing the Vietnamese people’s gratitude to their ancestors and homeland.
Fireworks soar across Vietnam ringing in Year of the Cat
13:07 | 22/01/2023 Photo
Colourful fireworks lit up major cities across Vietnam Sunday night in an exuberant celebration of the Lunar New Year.
Animated morning at Nghi Thuy fishing port, Cua Lo Town
10:48 | 16/01/2023 Photo
Nghi Thuy fishing port (in Cua Lo Town) is crowded, animated from early morning everyday. Selling fresh seafood at reasonable prices, it is a seafood distribution hub of Nghe An and nearby provinces.
Sa Dec Flower Village, an attractive destination in Tet
16:11 | 11/01/2023 Tourism
Sa Dec Flower Village in Dong Thap Province has been well-known for a long time as the flower capital of the Mekong Delta and one of the country's largest suppliers of flowers for cities and provinces nationwide and even abroad.
Building global brand for Trang An
06:00 | 11/01/2023 Photo
(VEN) - Ninh Binh Province has launched a campaign to preserve the integrity and effectively promote the values of its Trang An heritage site, and boost sustainable tourism development in its magnificent landscape.
Drum Dance Festival of the Muong
06:00 | 08/01/2023 Photo
(VEN) - The Muong ethnic minority in the northern mountainous region welcome spring and celebrate Tet (the Lunar New Year) with a traditional drum dance festival and other activities.