Don village, Dak Lak province

Don village, Dak Lak province

3/12/2015 - 16:47

(VOVworld) – Buon Don village, about 50 km from Buon Ma Thuot city, Dak Lak province is famous for taming elephants. Here, the cultural traditions of central highlands’ ethnic groups are well preserved.

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Bac Ha market in the early days of the lunar New Year

Bac Ha market in the early days of the lunar New Year

3/5/2015 - 16:09

(VOVworld) – Bac Ha market in Lao Cai province is held every Sunday morning. The market, located at the center of Bac Ha district, the market is a trading center for ethnic minority people in Bac Ha district and neighboring areas. It offers a wide range of products, including clothes, farm tools, and housewares. The New Year’s session of the...

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Go Cong ancient town

Go Cong ancient town

2/27/2015 - 15:42

(VOVworld)- Go Cong ancient town in Tien Giang province is known as a city village built in the architectural style of the ancient Vietnamese towns.

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Homestay in Ta Van Giay

Homestay in Ta Van Giay

2/12/2015 - 15:16

(VOVworld) – Sapa township in Lao Cai province is a popular destination for domestic and foreign tourists alike. In addition to its picturesque landscape, the rich culture of local ethnic minority groups is also an attraction of Sapa. Homestays are a type of tourism that offers tourists a great chance to explore the local culture.

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Muong Hoa- a romantic valley in Sapa

Muong Hoa- a romantic valley in Sapa

2/5/2015 - 15:15

(VOVworld)- Muong Hoa valley is about 10 km southeast of Sapa town. Its romantic beauty added to some unspoiled nature and the cultural richness of local ethnic minority people inspires a lot of tourists.

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Sapa in winter

Sapa in winter

1/29/2015 - 15:25

(VOVworld) - Sapa town in Lao Cai province is a gem hidden in the clouds. It unveils its dazzling beauty in the sunlight. Perched at 1,600 meters above sea level, the city attracts tourists all year round. In spring, it is covered with flowers. Its cool climate contrasts with the sweltering heat of the cities down in the delta. In...

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The conquest of Mount Fansipan

The conquest of Mount Fansipan

1/23/2015 - 12:57

(VOVworld) – The conquest of Vietnam’s highest mountain- Fansipan- is an aspiration of many young people and adventurers in Vietnam. Today, our reporter Lan Anh follows a group of young adventurers trying to conquer Mount Fansipan, which stands 3,143 meters high.

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The Red Dao ethnic group in Ta Phin

The Red Dao ethnic group in Ta Phin

1/15/2015 - 15:45

(VOVworld) – Located ten kilometers from Sa Pa town, Ta Phin village is a popular destination for tourists. The village is famous for traditional medical remedies of wild leaves made by local Red Dao people.

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Closer Sapa

Closer Sapa

1/8/2015 - 15:30

(VOVworld) – Sapa is a popular tourist destination in Lao Cai province in northwestern Vietnam. It used to take tourists 12 hours to go from Hanoi to Sapa by car or train. Now it takes just three and a half hours on the new Noi Bai-Lao Cai highway.

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Traditional embroidery craft in Van Lam village, Ninh Binh province

Traditional embroidery craft in Van Lam village, Ninh Binh province

12/31/2014 - 13:48

(VOVworld)- Van Lam village in Dong Hai commune, Hoa Lu district, Ninh Binh province was previously called O Lam (Forest of crows). In addition to its rich cultural and historical tradition, the village is famous for its traditional embroidery craft. Located by the famous Tam Coc-Bich Dong tourist site, the village has become a popular tourist destination.

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Traditional sedge weaving craft in Kim Son, Ninh Binh

Traditional sedge weaving craft in Kim Son, Ninh Binh

12/25/2014 - 15:58

(VOVworld) – In addition to the famous Phat Diem Cathedral, Kim Son district in Ninh Binh province is also known for the craft of sedge weaving. Its sedge products are admired by Vietnamese and foreign consumers for their durability and beauty.

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Van Long Wetland Nature Reserve

Van Long Wetland Nature Reserve

12/18/2014 - 16:39

(VOVworld) – Van Long Wetland Nature Reserve covers more than 3,000 hectares in Gia Vien district, Ninh Binh province. This is a beautiful site that holds two national records for having the most Delacour's langurs and for being the largest unspoiled landscape in Vietnam. Van Long Nature Reserve is a popular eco-tourism destination.

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Bai Dinh pagoda- a tourist destination

Bai Dinh pagoda- a tourist destination

12/11/2014 - 16:20

(VOVworld) - Located in Ninh Binh province, 95 km south of Hanoi, Bai Dinh pagoda has become a popular tourist destination in recent years. The pagoda complex holds several Vietnamese records.

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Phat Diem Cathedral

Phat Diem Cathedral

12/4/2014 - 16:54

(VOVworld) – Covering nearly 22 ha in Kim Son district, Ninh Binh province, Phat Diem Cathedral is a popular destination. Built in the 19th century, it differs from other monuments because of its stone chapel, which is a very successful marriage between eastern and western architecture.

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Cuc Phuong National Park

Cuc Phuong National Park

11/28/2014 - 11:47

(VOVworld) - Cuc Phuong is Vietnam’s first National Park and one of the country’s largest nature reserve. This forest spans parts of Ninh Binh, Hoa Binh and Thanh Hoa province. The diversity of its fauna and flora, the beauty of its nature and its many cultural and historical features make the area an attractive destination for tourists.

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Tam Coc-Bich Dong’s charming scenery

Tam Coc-Bich Dong’s charming scenery

11/20/2014 - 8:46

(VOVworld) – Located 120 km from Hanoi, Tam Coc-Bich Dong is part of the Hoa Lu limestone mountain range. For hundreds of years, the place has preserved the primitive beauty that has attracted countless visitors.

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Trang An eco-tourism site in Ninh Binh province

11/13/2014 - 17:24

(VOVworld) – Nature has endowed Ninh Binh with magnificent green mountains and blue water. The Trang An eco-tourism site is part of the Trang An Scenic Landscape Complex, an “outdoor geological museum”. Every year, the site receives tens of thousands of visitors who come to explore its unique cave and grotto system.

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Ninh Binh- the land of ancient capital

Ninh Binh- the land of ancient capital

11/6/2014 - 16:30

(VOVworld) - More than 90 km south of Hanoi, Ninh Binh is a province with rich tourist potential. The splendid natural scenery of Trang An, Tam Coc and Bich Dong, the stone cathedral of Phat Diem, and the forest of Cuc Phuong are among the attractions of this beautiful land which was the capital of Vietnam a thousand years ago.

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Museum of Ho Chi Minh Trail

Museum of Ho Chi Minh Trail

10/30/2014 - 16:21

(VOVworld) - Known as the "Ho Chi Minh trail", the supply route through the Truong Son mountain range is a legend of the Vietnamese resistance. This story is now told in the "Museum of the Ho Chi Minh Trail”. Poet Pham Tien Duat poet, a Truong Son veteran, wrote in the museum’s guest book: "We cannot lock up a mountain...

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Bridges in Hanoi

Bridges in Hanoi

10/23/2014 - 15:48

(VOVworld) – Hanoi has become more modernized in recent years with an increasing number of bridges. The bridges- Long Bien (the oldest one), Thang Long, Chuong Duong, Thanh Tri, Vinh Tuy and Dong Tru (the most recent one) - are a testimony to the dynamism and determination of Hanoians to grow.

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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...