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Dum singing of the Muong

VOV.VN – The Muong are the fourth-largest of Vietnam’s 54 ethnic groups. The Muong people inhabit northern mountains, mainly in Hoa Binh and Thanh Hoa provinces, where they still maintain their unique culture, an important…

Wedding ceremony of the Red Dao

VOV.VN – Getting married is a significant milestone in a person’s life. Wedding rituals of the Red Dao ethnic people embrace traditional cultural features that need to be promoted and preserved. Let’s explore a wedding…

Doi Tam village and the art of drum making

VOV.VN – In Vietnam, drums are a traditional instrument at festivals and weddings. They are also used to announce arrivals to the community, signal when school starts or ends, and accompany musical performances. Dong Thap: wooden…

Pang A festival of the La Ha

The luck prayer ritual is organized in the shaman’s house. When bamboo shoots begin to sprout from the earth and bauhinia blossoms open up on hillsides, La Ha people in Na Tay hamlet organize the Pang A festival to pray for good…

House architecture of the Mong

A Mong’s earthen house Hidden behind grey stone fences, the earthen houses of the Mong create a mysterious scene in the high mountains. The Mong have been living in high mountains for hundreds of years. The architecture of…

Hanoi’s special lotus tea

Nguyen Thi Dan has made lotus tea in Hanoi’s Tay Ho District for 70 years. In order to make a kilo of good lotus tea, she plucks the flowers that are about to blossom and separates the petals, stamen and pistil. The stamen and pistil…

Hanoi artisan boasts antique collection

An artisan in Hanoi has a collection of hundreds of copper statues along with many other antiques. Most of the statues of different sizes are made by artisan Le Van Khang in Hoan Kiem District. With the passion of copper…

Love Market Festival underway in Ha Giang

The Love Market Festival will take place on May 11-12 in Meo Vac district’s Khau Vai Commune in the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang. Photo: The Sinh Tourist The festival aims to preserve and promote the cultural values of…

New pedestrianised street opens in Hanoi

Despite the rain on May 11, many people still celebrated the opening day of Trinh Cong Son pedestrian street in Hanoi’s Tay Ho District. Hundreds of people attended the opening ceremony of Trinh Cong Son Pedestrian Street on May 11…

Yen Bai to host paragliding festival

A paragliding festival is to take place from May 18 to 20 on Khau Pha Mountain Pass in Mu Cang Chai district in northwestern Yen Bai province, co-organized by the Vietwings Hanoi Club and the Yen Bai Department of Culture, Sports and…

Beautiful sunset on the West Lake

West Lake has become the most ideal place in the capital city to see sunset as Hanoi is experiencing a scorching heat wave. The lake is a perfect location at 6 pm to watch the sun go down. Many people rush there to see the sunset and relax…

HCM City issues medical tourism guide

The HCM City Medical Tourism Guide with basic information about travel and healthcare in the city was released on May 23. Nguyễn Thị Ánh Hoa, deputy director of the HCM City Department of Tourism, and Nguyễn…

Quang Nam alleges hotel shortage

Tourist numbers in the central province of Quang Nam, where the popular old UNESCO Heritage town of Hoi An is located, have been on the rise, however, the locality still apparently lacks enough hotels. According to the Vietnam National…