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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Quang Ba night flower market

Quang Ba night flower market

2/10/2016 - 9:17

(VOVworld) - The Quang Ba flower market becomes more crowded and busier than ever on the yearly Tet Holiday.

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Hang Luoc Flower Market in Hanoi's Old Quarter

Hang Luoc Flower Market in Hanoi's Old Quarter

2/4/2016 - 17:25

(VOVworld) - Buying a peach blossom branch and a kumquat tree to decorate for Tet is a long-time tradition of the Vietnamese people, especially in the North. A week or two before Tet, seasonal flower markets open in multiple locations around Hanoi, of which the flower market in Hang Luoc Street in the Old Quarter seems to be the most...

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Traditional Vietnamese market at Hanoi Sofitel Metropole

Traditional Vietnamese market at Hanoi Sofitel Metropole

2/3/2016 - 12:27

(VOVworld) – Some of the most distinctive features of the Vietnamese Tet holiday were showcased at an event called “Cho Que”, or a traditional Vietnamese market, at the Hanoi Sofitel Legend Metropole.

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People in Meo Vac struggle with freezing weather

People in Meo Vac struggle with freezing weather

1/27/2016 - 8:11

(VOVworld) – Due to the impact of intensified northeast monsoon, Meo Vac district in Ha Giang province has seen snowfalls since January 24. Ho Mi Vu, Chairman of Can Chu Phin commune’s Farmers Association, said this has been extremely cold weather in several years. Teacher Nguyen Danh Toan of Can Chu Phin secondary school said he came here in 2000...

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Tet Dome exhibition in Hanoi

Tet Dome exhibition in Hanoi

1/22/2016 - 13:56

(VOVworld) - Vietnam’s biggest annual arts and handicrafts fair, Tet Dome, is in Hanoi. 200 paintings, 200 ceramic items, 50 and Áo dài (Vietnamese traditional female costumes) collections are on display.

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Wednesday February 22, 2017

Wednesday February 22, 2017

(VOVworld) - We’re very glad to get a letter from David Ansell of Sussex, England, after quite a long time. He listened to our broadcast on January 19 on 7280...

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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...