Long Bien Bridge: A century of inspiration

Long Bien Bridge: A century of inspiration

10/22/2015 - 19:09

(VOVwold) - The 2,290 metre Long Bien Bridge, having survived countless bombings, stands as a symbol of the nation’s courageous struggle for freedom. Designed by Gustave Eiffel, it was constructed in 1898 by the Dayde and Pille Company and opened to traffic in 1903.

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Thousand-year-old Kim Lan ceramic village

Thousand-year-old Kim Lan ceramic village

10/16/2015 - 11:55

(VOV) - Kim Lan is one of renowned ceramic villages in Hanoi’s Gia Lam district producing a variety of ceramic products like flowerpots, decanters and jars, toothpick holders.

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Hanoi – ancient, dynamic capital of Vietnam

Hanoi – ancient, dynamic capital of Vietnam

10/6/2015 - 16:55

(VOVworld) - Hanoi is developing rapidly. In these photos, we can see an interesting blend of the old and the new, of the traditional and the modern of Asian and European architecture.

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Ha Giang prepares for Buckwheat Flower Festival

Ha Giang prepares for Buckwheat Flower Festival

10/1/2015 - 22:32

(VOV) - The Buckwheat (Fagopyrum Esculentum) flower festival will take place in four districts of Dong Van, Quan Ba, Yen Minh and Meo Vac of the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang on November 13-15.

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Colorful Hanoi's Old Quarter in Mid-autumn festival

Colorful Hanoi's Old Quarter in Mid-autumn festival

9/23/2015 - 21:31

(VOVworld) - Prior to the mid-autumn festival, Hang Ma, Dong Xuan, Hang Luoc, Luong Van Can, Hang Ngang and Hang Dao streets in Hanoi’s Old Quarter are burstling with activities and attracting thousands of visitors and shoppers. A gallery of photos:

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Dreamy and romantic Hue in rainy days

Dreamy and romantic Hue in rainy days

9/16/2015 - 21:50

(VOV) - Visitors to Hue central city are very impressed by drizzle falling almost without let-up for days.

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Terraced paddy fields in Tung San Commune

Terraced paddy fields in Tung San Commune

9/10/2015 - 8:07

(VOVworld) -Tung San commune of Hoang Su Phi district is seen as an ideal destination for visitors thanks to its magnificent terraced rice fields.

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Scenes from majestic National Day parade

Scenes from majestic National Day parade

9/2/2015 - 23:10

(VOVworld) - A massive military parade with the participation of around 30,000 people was held in Hanoi’s Ba Dinh Square on September 2 to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the August Revolution (August 19) and National Day (September 2). VOV captured moments of the parade:

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Stunning beauty of Danang city through local photographers

Stunning beauty of Danang city through local photographers

8/26/2015 - 8:42

(VOV) - A photo contest on Danang city was held for six months, attracting more than 98 entrants with 936 photographs. 41 of them are being showcased in a photo exhibition.

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Incredible basaltic clay villa in Da Lat

Incredible basaltic clay villa in Da Lat

8/19/2015 - 22:54

(VOVworld) - Da Lat City in the late 19th and early 20th century comes to life in a novel and creative way at the Sao Da Lat tourism site where the streets are lined with sculptures carved in red basaltic clay.

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Rice terraces in Quang Nam in harvest

Rice terraces in Quang Nam in harvest

8/12/2015 - 18:04

(VOVworld) - Farmers in Quang Nam province are harvesting rice in their terraced fields in Tay Giang, Dong Giang, Nam Giang and Phuoc Son highland districts.

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Khau Vai love market festival

Khau Vai love market festival

8/5/2015 - 16:19

(VOVworld) - Most people can’t stand the thought of their partners even talking to their exes, let alone socializing with them.

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Stunning beauty of north western region’s paddy fields

Stunning beauty of north western region’s paddy fields

7/28/2015 - 18:55

(VOVworld) – Visitors have been always astonished at the beautiful landscapes of Mu Cang Chai, Ha Giang, Moc Chau and Sapa every time they set foot there.

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10 sites you mustn’t miss in Nha Trang

10 sites you mustn’t miss in Nha Trang

7/21/2015 - 16:55

(VOVworld) - Don’t assume you’ve seen all that Nha Trang City in the south-central province of Khanh Hoa has to offer until you’ve ticked off all the top stops we’ve gathered here for you today.

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Hoi An through French photographer’s lens

Hoi An through French photographer’s lens

7/15/2015 - 15:36

(VOV) -Hoi An’s images captured by French photographer Réhahn Croquevielle has been posted on Boredpanda – the leading art, design and photography community website. Réhahn has been travelling across Vietnam and taking beautiful pictures. Along the way, his adventures have led to important meetings that have become the main theme of his photographic projects. Some Hoi An’s photos captured by...

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Dam Chuon at dawn

Dam Chuon at dawn

7/7/2015 - 22:35

(VOV) - Dam Chuon (Chuon lagoon) in Phu Vang District, Thua Thien-Hue province is 10km from the ancient capital city of Hue in central Vietnam. It has an amazing beauty when a new day comes.

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Black Ha Nhi people in Lao Cai

Black Ha Nhi people in Lao Cai

6/30/2015 - 11:15

(VOVworld) - In the northern mountain commune of Bat Xat of Lao Cai province, the Black Ha Nhi ethnic people live in 8 out of 16 villages, making up 54% of the commune’s population.

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Notre Dame Cathedral: A symbol of Ho Chi Minh City

Notre Dame Cathedral: A symbol of Ho Chi Minh City

6/23/2015 - 21:36

(VOVworld) - Saigon Notre-Dame Basilica, officially Basilica of Our Lady of The Immaculate Conception is located in the downtown of Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

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Beautiful Vietnam through American tourist’s lens

Beautiful Vietnam through American tourist’s lens

6/16/2015 - 9:19

(VOVworld) - American anesthesiologist Stephen Wallace has shared some of his photographs on Vietnam’s landscapes and people taken during his recent trip to the country. All photos are posted on the US online newspaper, Huffington Post.

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Saigon viewed from above, with miniature effect

Saigon viewed from above, with miniature effect

6/8/2015 - 22:32

(VOVworld) - Nguyen The Duong, an amateur photographer in Ho Chi Minh City, used a DSLR camera with a tilt-shift lens to produce interesting pictures with miniature effects.

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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...