Tag Archives: culture

Vietnamese Folk Games

Along with the rapid development of urbanization and the invasion of Western culture is the disappearance of traditional villages and rice fields in Vietnam where people had nurtured and enriched the distinctive agriculture culture for thousands of years. Nowadays, we can only see the traditional games in some festivals and sadly, most of the kids do not even know the …

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8 new year’s good luck traditions around the world

new year tradition in the world

New year in each country is celebrated in its own way. Some countries greet the very first day of new year with exclusive traditions. Here are some strange new year customs and traditions around the world that we have collected. Festivals held in the 2nd month of Lunar Year Spain In Spain, people like to spend the New Year’s Eve with …

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Citadel of Ho dynasty takes the first place of World’s Greatest Heritage Sites

CNN has announced the list World’s Greatest Heritage Sites and the first place is dominated by Ho Citadel of Vietnam. This is a unique building in Thanh Hoa province, located 150 km away from Hanoi to the South. Earlier, in 2011, it was recognized as World Culture Heritage by UNESCO. Let’s find out some interesting information about this heritage to …

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Old Hanoi restored at “Memory of Hanoi”

memory of hanoi

Don’t miss a visit to Hanoi this January to see the truly ancient beauty of the city at cultural event “Memory of Hanoi” organized by Hanoi Tourism Department. The event is scheduled to be held for the first time at the Imperial Citadel of Thang Long from December 30, 2015 – January 4, 2016 and free for all visitors. There …

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Hue food culture

Whenever talking about Hue, tourists often think about imperial citadels, tombs or vestiges associated with golden age of dynasties. In order to understand more about this city, let’s find out Hue’s culinary culture, which contributes to the attraction of Hue tourism. Vietnam Regional Noodle Soups We can see cultural feature and fussy characteristic of old capital from simple to sophisticated …

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10 tasty Vietnamese dishes on CNNGO

Through the writing by Helen Clark and Karryn Miller, many delicious Vietnamese dishes were opened up to millions of CNN’s readers. If you are a food lover, don’t miss the chance to try these dishes in Vietnam. 1. Pho (Noodle soup) The list of delicious Vietnamese dishes can’t be complete without Pho. Just walking by the blocks in big cities, …

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Naked bathing, cultural tradition in Tu Le

Not only does Tu Le attract tourists for golden terraced field in harvest season but also allure photographers for naked-bathing custom of ethnic people. Related: Mud-bathing in Vietnam Tu Le is a familiar destination on tourism map of Northwest region. Every year, in this time, a lot of domestic and international tourists are coming to Tu Le and other mountainous …

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Bac Ha fair

Leave crazy life in modern city behind, today we are taking you to Bac Ha district in Lao Cai to see rustic life of people in northwest region. Bac Ha is the residence of many ethnic minorities such as Mong, Tay, Nung, Xa Pho… It is referred to as “White highland”. However, the most beautiful and distinctive of this place is …

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Adorable mooncakes for Mid-Autumn Festival

Cake market in Mid-Autumn Festival this year gets abundant than ever due to the presence of handmade moon cakes. Handmade moon cakes often have no additives, preservatives, abundant flavor, and various forms. However, the expiration date of these cakes is very short, not exceed 5 days and you need to make a reservation to buy them. It is not surprising …

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“Colors of Northwest’s culture” in Mu Cang Chai

With aim of popularizing tourist destinations, cultural products of Mu Cang Chai mountainous area to tourists during Terraced Field Festival 2013, of which highlights is the market with theme “Colors of Northwest’s culture”, Organization Board of the market has built a plan to direct communes and towns to prepare their specific products for the market. Accordingly, steering committee of the …

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