Kon Tum city, capital of Kon Tum province bordering Laos and Cambodia, is recognised for a massive assembly of ethnic groups and their distinctive cultures. Part of its long history in Central Highlands culture are rice paintings. The best place to witness these paintings is at Ho village, located at Bac Kan street, Kon Tum city. The village offers visitors a visual feast in art works.
Whether Vietnamese parents dote overly on and give lavish care to their 18-year-old children remains a topic of discussion after the national high school graduation exam ended early this month, and students are now weighing carefully options for university entrance.
The Embassy of Peru in Vietnam on July 27th announced that the first Peruvian Cuisine Week is taking place at the Hilton Hanoi Opera Hotel from July 27th - 31st as part of activities in celebration of the 21st anniversary of diplomatic relations (1994-2015) between the two countries and 194th anniversary of Peruvian Independence Day (July 28th).
A well-known system of war-time tunnels located in an outlying district in Ho Chi Minh City offers tourists enlightening, intriguing experiences.
The Hanoi Gift Show 2015 will be held from October 27th-30th at the Vietnam Exhibition and Fair Centre in Hanoi, reported the Hanoi municipal Department of Industry and Trade.
The Quang Binh provincial People’s Committee has issued document No 1354/VPUBND-VX changing the time for the Quang Binh Caves Festival 2015.
The Hanoi municipal People’s Committee will organise Hanoi Cultural and Tourism Days in the central province of Thanh Hoa from July 24th to 28th.
Several ethnic minority communities in Vietnam, particularly those in the Central Highlands and mountainous areas across the country, still practice their long-standing, bizarre nuptial customs.
A 92-year-old man in a Mekong Delta province has spent most of his time in a bamboo tree house for eight years now just to satisfy his peculiar hobby and become one with nature.
(VNF)-The Mekong Delta Green Tourism Week 2015 opened on June 29th, in Can Tho.
Vietnam’s Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park and Ha Long bay have been named among the New York-based Business Insider’s top 20 gorgeous natural wonders around the world.
Tien Yen town in the northern province of Quang Ninh brings with it cultural beauty typical for a mountainous town.
A week screening Vietnamese films will be held in the US’s Hawaii, Washington DC and New York from July 4th to 18th to mark the 20th anniversary of the normalization of the diplomatic ties between the two countries.
The 9th Hue festival will take place in the central province of Thua Thien – Hue from April 29th to May 4th, 2016 with diverse and specific art performances.
The event will feature Kreisleriana, Op.16 (Extract) by Schumann, Piano Sonata No. 14 in C-sharp minor, Op. 27 by Beethoven, Ballade No. 2 in F major, Op. 38 by Chopin, Piano Sonata No. 10 in C, K. 330 by Mozart, Le tombeau de Couperin (Extract) by Maurice Ravel, Le Seperation by Glinka and a concerto named “Vu hoi dem ram” (full moon festival) by local composer/People’s Artist Hoang Cuong.
(VNF) – The 36-episode TV series Tuoi Thanh Xuan (Forever Young), a cooperation between Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK), will premiere on the Story On television channel with Korean subtitles from June 23rd.
Archeologists from the Vietnam Institute of Archaeology have discovered numerous valuable relics in the Vu Lam royal step-over place, located within the Trang An scenic landscape complex.