Summer break for children in northwest Vietnam

Summer break for children in northwest Vietnam

6/1/2016 - 10:32

(VOVworld) – While many children in urban areas enjoy their summer vacation on beautiful beaches and in luxury resorts, children in the northwest region of Vietnam stay at home to help their parents with daily chores.

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Bread Master Class by Chef Christophe Grilo

Bread Master Class by Chef Christophe Grilo

5/26/2016 - 17:30

(VOVworld) – Secrets of French bread-making and techniques to make some well-known French breads such as Baguette tradition, Baguette campagne, Baguette St germain, Fougasse du sud, Chia olive pain ... from the natural yeast levain were revealed at a recent bread-baking workshop by 38-year-old Executive pastry and Baker chef Chirstophe Grilo.

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Day one: US President Barack Obama's visit to Vietnam

Day one: US President Barack Obama's visit to Vietnam

5/24/2016 - 10:17

(VOVworld) - President Obama arrived in Hanoi on May 22 for a three-day official visit to Vietnam. On his first day, the US leader met with Vietnam’s top officials, including President Tran Dai Quang and chariwoman of the lawmaking National Assembly Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan in the morning, and Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu...

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10th European Food Festival in Hanoi

10th European Food Festival in Hanoi

5/17/2016 - 11:13

(VOVworld) – The 10th European Food Festival took place on May 14 in the gardens of the National Library in Hanoi.

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Pristine beauty of Ghenh Da Dia

Pristine beauty of Ghenh Da Dia

5/10/2016 - 13:40

(VOVworld) - Ghenh Da Dia (The Cliff of Stone Plates) in central Phu Yen Province, endowed with pristine natural beauty, always attracts a large number of domestic and international visitors.

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The art of pottery in Nghe An Province

The art of pottery in Nghe An Province

5/4/2016 - 14:08

(VOV) - When watching potters work, it always looks so easy, but it isn’t, as there is a lot of preparation and ritual connected to the making of Vietnamese pottery.

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Kids escape heat at Saigon Polar Expo

Kids escape heat at Saigon Polar Expo

4/27/2016 - 12:36

(VOV) - Outside the temperature is in the mid-twenties, inside it’s well below freezing. The Saigon Polar Expo is a giant warehouse-like building full of ice sculptures and giant fans keeping things freezing.

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Red silk cotton trees in full bloom in Do Son

Red silk cotton trees in full bloom in Do Son

4/21/2016 - 14:48

(VOVworld)- Red silk cotton tree flowers, also known as Bombax ceiba, in Do Son district started to bloom these days, turning the popular tourist destination into a giant red carpet.

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Amazing geological heritage in Ly Son island

Amazing geological heritage in Ly Son island

4/15/2016 - 9:36

(VOVworld) - Amazing ancient craters and coral reef symbiosis on sedimentary rocks make Ly Son Island in Binh Chau coastal commune, Quang Ngai south central province a rare geological heritage of the world.

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Cherry blossom trees in Hanoi

Cherry blossom trees in Hanoi

4/5/2016 - 20:40

(VOVworld) - Some two hundred Japanese cherry blossom trees and 10,000 branches in full bloom are on display at the Ly Thai To monument near Hoan Kiem Lake.

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Wedding photo settings in and around Danang

Wedding photo settings in and around Danang

3/31/2016 - 8:44

(VOVworld) - Danang and its adjacent areas are endowed with fantastic natural landscapes: crystal-clear water beaches and majestic mountains. The city's rapid development is visible with majestic buildings and constructions. There are plenty of options for couples to take wedding photos. These places are also famous tourist sites in Danang.

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Six bridges stand the test of time in Vietnam

Six bridges stand the test of time in Vietnam

3/23/2016 - 21:08

(VOV/VOVworld) – Bridges in Vietnam are not just symbols of cities and the country, but also cultural and historical witnesses.

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12 stunning shots of Hanoi in March

12 stunning shots of Hanoi in March

3/15/2016 - 18:06

(VOVworld) - Here's 12 of our favorite shots of Hanoi in March that we hope you'll enjoy.

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Russian Sun Festival “Maslenitsa” 2016 in Hanoi

Russian Sun Festival “Maslenitsa” 2016 in Hanoi

3/14/2016 - 16:09

(VOVworld) - Maslenitsa is the traditional Sun Festival of Russia. People celebrate Maslenista to say good-bye to the cold winter and welcome the warm spring’s return. The Maslenitsa Festival 2016 in Hanoi, held by the Russian Centre of Science & Culture last Saturday, wowed attendants with games, art performances, and delicious Russian food.

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Vietnam highlands: rustic charm

Vietnam highlands: rustic charm

3/10/2016 - 14:12

(VOVworld) - Vietnam’s highland regions such as Sapa, Cao Bang, Dien Bien and Yen Bai, look very picturesque with their rustic charm.

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Ideal beaches and bays to travel in March

Ideal beaches and bays to travel in March

3/3/2016 - 18:11

(VOV) - Ha Long Bay, Do Son Beach, Cua Lo Beach and Ly Son Island are ideal places for travellers in March.

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Scaling the Great Wall of Vietnam

Scaling the Great Wall of Vietnam

2/25/2016 - 15:11

(VOVworld) - One of central Vietnam’s most interesting tourist destinations – The Great Wall of Vietnam – was discovered by archaeologists in 2011 in the remote countryside of the central part of the country.

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Gong performances of the Bahnar at Vietnam Museum of Ethnology

Gong performances of the Bahnar at Vietnam Museum of Ethnology

2/23/2016 - 15:32

(VOVworld) – Gong performances by a Bahnar gong team from the province of Kon Tum charmed audiences in Hanoi at a New Year program held by the Vietnam Museum of Ethnology.

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Truc Lam Tay Thien Zen Monastery- a beautiful monastery

Truc Lam Tay Thien Zen Monastery- a beautiful monastery

2/19/2016 - 15:27

(VOVworld)- Set atop Tay Thien mountain in Vinh Phuc province, 85 km west of Hanoi, the Truc Lam Tay Thien Zen Monastery, which together with a Zen Monastery in Da Lat and one at Quang Ninh Provinces’s Yen Tu Mountain, is one of the three largest monasteries in Vietnam.

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Visiting Kien So Pagoda on early days of the New Year

Visiting Kien So Pagoda on early days of the New Year

2/11/2016 - 11:15

(VOVworld) - Located on the left bank of the Duong River, Kien So pagoda is part of the Phu Dong relic site, 15km to the northeast of Hanoi.

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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...