National Don ca tai tu music festival opens

Six organisations and five individuals who have contributed to preserving and developing the artistic value of UNESCO recognised heritage Don ca tai tu received merit certificates from ... Continue Reading →

Hai Phong – Do Son Tourism Festival 2014

Continuing the theme “Do Son – Sea calling”, Hai Phong – Do Son Tourism Festival 2014 will take place from 26 April to 3 May 2014 with many specific culture, sports and tourism ... Continue Reading →

French artist keen on Vietnamese culture

Sébastien Laval has traveled the length and breadth of Viet Nam for the past 20 years creating a memorable photo collection that illustrates the daily lives of the country’s 54 ethnic ... Continue Reading →

Southern Fruit Festival pencilled in for early June

The 2014 Southern Fruit Festival is expected to open on June 1st in Tien Stream Tourism Area, Ho Chi Minh city, according to the municipal Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism. The ... Continue Reading →

Top ten tourist attractions in Viet Nam seen by Touropia

Most travellers to Viet Nam are attracted by the country’s wonderful natural beauty: From the green rice fields in the north to the fascinating bustle of the Mekong Delta in the south. ... Continue Reading →

Top ten beautiful places to visit in Vietnam

Vietnam is filled with beautiful and exotic sights ranging from rural countryside to ancient Temples and tombs. Petal Mashraki, a freelance travel writer, has suggested 10 of the most ... Continue Reading →

Canh bong tha – exotic treat from old Hanoians

Hanoi is known for a number of traditional exotic dishes which reflect local people’s unique and sophisticated cultural lifestyle. Canh bong tha is one of the many well-known dishes ... Continue Reading →

Festival honours Goddess Ponagar

The annual Ponagar Festival, the biggest of its kind in the central coastal province of Khanh Hoa, opened in Nha Trang city on April 20 (the 21st day of the third lunar month), drawing ... Continue Reading →

Festival honoring Lang Co Bay to come

In response to Hue Festival 2014 and heading towards the 5th anniversary of Lang Co Bay’s recognition as the beautiful bay of the world (2009), from May 24-25 2014, “Lang Co – ... Continue Reading →

The world reflected in the Vietnamese ao dai

The ao dai show is a perennial highlight of the annual Hue Festival, attracting a large number of visitors. This year’s event, themed “The World reflected in the Vietnamese ao dai” ... Continue Reading →