Dzung Art’s photos depict Vietnamese women’s grace

Dzung Art’s photos depict Vietnamese women’s grace

(VOVWORLD) - Nguyen Quoc Dung, a Hanoian painter and photographer, has released a photo book called “Fading Season”. The photos mostly capture young Vietnamese women in the traditional ao dai or yếm (camisole). The pictures were taken...
Chang Son Carpentry Village

Chang Son Carpentry Village

(VOVWORLD) - Chang Son village in Thach That district, about 30 kilometers from the center of Hanoi, is one of age-old carpentry villages in Vietnam. The village craft keeps developing...
Da Sy, village of celebrities

Da Sy, village of celebrities

(VOVWORLD) - In the previous edition of Village Life, we introduced you to Da Sy village, one of the most famous blacksmith craft villages in the northern delta region. Da Sy is also...
Van Lam embroidery and lace village

Van Lam embroidery and lace village

(VOVWORLD) - Van Lam village in Ninh Binh province is one of the most famous embroidery craft villages in Vietnam. Its products are popular with consumers here and abroad
Iraq retakes areas in southern Mosul

Iraq retakes areas in southern Mosul

(VOVworld) – The semi-armed forces of Hashd Shaabi have liberated 5 villages from the Islamic State group amid conflicts in western Mosul, Iraqi army reported on Sunday
7th Hue Trade Village Festival 2017 kicks off

7th Hue Trade Village Festival 2017 kicks off

(VOVworld) -  The 7th Hue Trade Village Festival 2017 kicked off on Friday in Hue city of central Thua Thien-Hue province, drawing 327 artisans from 40 craft villages and establishments across...
Exploring Lai Chau with community tours

Exploring Lai Chau with community tours

(VOVworld) – Tours of villages in Vietnam’s northwest and Lai Chau province in particular have become popular in recent years. With its diverse culture and beautiful landscape, Lai Chau has...
Typical characteristics of villages in northern Vietnam

Typical characteristics of villages in northern Vietnam

(VOVworld)-Villages in the northern region of Vietnam are populated by people of the same bloodline sharing the same means of livelihood. The close link between villagers is evident in land ownership, village architecture,...
Visiting flower villages in Dong Thap Muoi

Visiting flower villages in Dong Thap Muoi

(VOVworld) – Dong Thap Muoi, the Plain of Reeds in the Lower Mekong, is a fertile land with vast lotus ponds, endless indigo tree forests, and verdant flower farms. VOV takes...
The organization of a typical Viet village

The organization of a typical Viet village

(VOVworld)-Bamboo hedges and village gates symbolize the autonomy of Viet villages. In the past, virtually all daily activities of Vietnamese villagers occurred within the space demarcated by the bamboo hedge....
The structure of a traditional Viet village

The structure of a traditional Viet village

(VOVworld)-An outgrowth of wet rice civilization, Viet villages are characteristically agricultural villages.  The structure of a Viet village is adapted to rice farming and constitutes Vietnam’s typical rural space....