Kien Giang, a destination of National Tourism Year 2016

Kien Giang, a destination of National Tourism Year 2016

6/2/2016 - 15:48

(VOVworld) - Kien Giang province in southwestern Vietnam is one of the best places to explore the Mekong River Delta.

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Kiep Bac temple commemorates General Tran Hung Dao’s victories over foreign invaders

Kiep Bac temple commemorates General Tran Hung Dao’s victories over foreign invaders

5/30/2016 - 19:03

(VOVworld)- Kiep Bac temple in Hai Duong province is closely associated with the life and career of General Tran Hung Dao in the 13th century.

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Cuong Xa- a hundred year-old pagoda in Hai Duong

Cuong Xa- a hundred year-old pagoda in Hai Duong

5/20/2016 - 15:05

(VOVworld)- In Hai Duong province, Cương Xá pagoda is a major religious center with unique architecture. The pagoda has become a popular destination for religious followers and tourists. Vinh Phong reports.

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Con Son pagoda reflects Vietnamese soul

Con Son pagoda reflects Vietnamese soul

5/12/2016 - 22:14

(VOVworld)- The Con Son relic site in Chi Linh district, Hai Duong province is closely associated with many well-known Vietnamese figures such as Tran Nguyen Dan, Huyen Quang and Nguyen Trai, a national hero and world cultural figure. The highlight of the relic site is Con Son pagoda, which reflects Vietnam’s historical, cultural and religious value. Vinh Phong reports

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Green bean cake- a specialty of Hai Duong

Green bean cake- a specialty of Hai Duong

5/6/2016 - 10:24

(VOVworld)- Hai Duong province has long been famous for Thanh Ha lichi, Ke Sat gac (baby jackfruit) dry pancake, and Thanh Mien Gai (black leaf) cake. But Hai Duong green bean cake is its most famous specialty food.

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Hong Phong Water Puppetry Troupe

Hong Phong Water Puppetry Troupe

4/28/2016 - 12:34

(VOVworld)- Water puppetry is a typical artistic genre in the Red River Delta. It is closely associated with Vietnam’s wet rice civilization. Bo Duong village, Hong Phong commune, Hai Duong province is one of the cradles that nurture this folk art.

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Tranh temple and the story of the Tranh River Genie

Tranh temple and the story of the Tranh River Genie

4/22/2016 - 16:36

(VOVworld) – Hai Duong province has rich historical and cultural traditions and a number of festivals that reflect folk beliefs of the Red River Delta. Tranh Temple in Ninh Giang district is a famous and holy site. The temple’s architecture is built in a typical Vietnamese architectural style.

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Con Son - Kiep Bac: Museum of Vietnamese belief and culture

Con Son - Kiep Bac: Museum of Vietnamese belief and culture

4/15/2016 - 11:07

(VOVworld) – Con Son-Kiep Bac relic site in Hai Duong province has several historical and cultural relics reflecting Buddhism and Confucianism and national heroes of Vietnam. Located 80 km from Hanoi, the complex is a destination to explore Vietnam’s history, culture, and religion.

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Hai Duong province boasts historical and cultural tradition

Hai Duong province boasts historical and cultural tradition

4/8/2016 - 11:33

(VOVworld)- Hai Duong province in the Red River Delta is considered to be the cradle of the Vietnamese culture. The province embraces an age-old culture and history.

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Hai Tac (Pirate) archipelago- a new tourist destination

Hai Tac (Pirate) archipelago- a new tourist destination

3/31/2016 - 14:43

(VOVworld)- Hai Tac, literally translated as “Pirate” archipelago, 30 km from Ha Tien township, is a new tourist attraction in Kien Giang province.

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Da Lat night market

Da Lat night market

3/23/2016 - 10:49

(VOVworld)- When the sun goes down, Da Lat city in Lam Dong province is lit up by the bright lights of shops, restaurants and hotels. In the cool night air, you should dress warmly to wander around the small streets visiting the night market and exploring Da Lat's culture and street life.

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Tuyen Lam lake, Da Tien mountain in Da Lat

Tuyen Lam lake, Da Tien mountain in Da Lat

3/17/2016 - 15:14

(VOVworld)- In the central highlands city of Da Lat, Love Valley, Prenn Waterfall, and Cam Ly waterfall are popular tourist destinations. But there are other beautiful places in Da Lat that inspire adventure lovers.

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Lang Biang Plateau

Lang Biang Plateau

3/11/2016 - 15:27

(VOVworld)- Lang Biang or Lam Vien mountain, 12 km from Da Lat city, is a popular tourist destination. Visiting the mountain, you will stroll along paths in lush pine forests and explore some magnificent nature. From its peak, you will get a panoramic view of Da Lat.

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Two magnificent cathedrals in Dalat

Two magnificent cathedrals in Dalat

3/4/2016 - 16:03

(VOVworld) - In Vietnam, every church is different. In Da Lat, the St. Nicolas Cathedral, sometimes called the Rooster Church and Domaine de Maria Cathedral, with own unique architectural styles, are popular tourist destinations.

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Visiting Cu Lan village, Lam Dong province

Visiting Cu Lan village, Lam Dong province

2/26/2016 - 15:22

(VOVworld)- Cu Lan is a peaceful village of the K’Ho ethnicity in Lam Dong province. Tiny stilt houses, pure air, and warmhearted people attract tourists to the village.

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Visiting Da Lat Flower Park

Visiting Da Lat Flower Park

2/19/2016 - 16:23

(VOVworld)- Da Lat is known as the city of a thousand of flowers. In Da Lat, a wide variety of flowers bloom throughout the year, but especially in February. The city park is the most popular place for locals and tourists to admire the beauty of Da Lat flowers.

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Vietnamese family reunion during Tet

Vietnamese family reunion during Tet

2/12/2016 - 0:00

(VOVworld)- As Tet approaches, Vietnamese from all parts of the country return home for family reunions. These days, family clan worshipping houses are being decorated to welcome family members who are returning for Tet.

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Splendid waterfalls in Lam Dong

Splendid waterfalls in Lam Dong

2/4/2016 - 15:21

(VOVworld)- Lam Dong province is a tourist destination in the Central Highlands popular for its pure air, lush pine forests, colorful flowers and magnificent waterfalls. There are many waterfalls in Lam Dong including Cam Ly, Prenn, Voi, Pongour, Datanla, and Dambri.

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Tours of high-tech agriculture in Da Lat

Tours of high-tech agriculture in Da Lat

1/29/2016 - 16:26

(VOVworld)- Da Lat inspires tourists for with its picturesque landscapes, cool climate, unique architecture and especially its beautiful flowers. Flower gardens that use high-tech cultivation methods often surprise visitors.

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Clay sculptures - a new attraction in Da Lat

Clay sculptures - a new attraction in Da Lat

1/22/2016 - 15:02

(VOVworld) - Nestled in a lush pine forest, the 1.2 km long clay arts installation is a true architectural masterpiece that will delight curious tourists. The clay tunnel is the newest tourist attraction in Da Lat city, Lam Dong province.

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Wednesday March 22, 2017

Wednesday March 22, 2017

(VOVworld) - We are very glad to know that Gerry Neumann has returned to his home in England safe and sound. On his latest email on March 20, Gerry wrote...

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Vietnamese "Ao dai" promoted in South Korea

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(VOVworld) - It’s freezing cold during winter in South Korea. But the harsh weather cannot keep Vietnamese women there from wearing “Ao dai” – the traditional Vietnamese long dress, which...