Traditional festivals promoted as tourist attractions

Traditional festivals promoted as tourist attractions

(VOVWORLD) - Traditional festivals in Vietnam share certain similarities, so it’s important to promote each one’s uniqueness. The Vietnamese tourism sector has implemented a strategy to promote traditional festivals...
 Festivals in Lai Chau

Festivals in Lai Chau

(VOVWORLD) - Lai Chau province is home to more than 20 ethnic minority groups with diverse cultures.  Each group has its own cultural event making Lai Chau a great destination for...
Chu-ru group in the Central Highlands

Chu-ru group in the Central Highlands

(VOVworld) – The Chu-ru are one of several indigenous groups living in Vietnam’s Central Highlands. They have developed and continued to maintain unique customs, festivals, folk arts, and cultural...
Promoting community’s reading culture

Promoting community’s reading culture

(VOVworld) – April 21 is observed as Reading Day in Vietnam. Recently, book streets and festivals have been opened, promoting the community’s reading culture. 
Food of the Gie Trieng

Food of the Gie Trieng

(VOVworld) – Fermented fish is a typical dish of the Gie Trieng in Quang Nam province in the Central Highlands. It’s indispensable at important events and festivals
Dinh Tut, a typical flute of the Gie Trieng

Dinh Tut, a typical flute of the Gie Trieng

(VOVworld) – The Gie Trieng have a population of 33,000 people living mainly in the northern part of the Central Highlands. About two thirds of them cluster in Nam Giang district, Quang...
Buon Ma Thuot ready for Coffee and Gong Festivals

Buon Ma Thuot ready for Coffee and Gong Festivals

(VOVworld)- Dak Lak provincial authorities said they have completed preparations for the 6th Buon Ma Thuot Coffee festival, the 4th Central Highlands Gong festival, and the 4th Central Highlands Investment...
Culture and tourism development in Vietnam

Culture and tourism development in Vietnam

(VOVworld) – Vietnam has seven world cultural heritages recognized by UNESCO, 44,000 scenic spots and historical sites, and 8,000 festivals. In recent years Vietnam have concentrated on promoting these...
Street Carnival in Brazil

Street Carnival in Brazil

(VOVworld) – Rio Carnival, one the most spectacular street festivals in the world, will begin on Friday, turning Brazil into a hot tourist destination with its exciting ambience, upbeat music, and...
Spiritual tourism attracts tourists

Spiritual tourism attracts tourists

(VOVworld) – Spring is the season of festivals and spiritual tourism. After the Lunar New Year, historical and cultural relic sites, pagodas, and temples attract great numbers of visitors, who come to pray...
H’re folk singing

H’re folk singing

(VOVworld) – The H’re love singing.  They sing anywhere and anytime: at work, in leisure time, and at festivals. They have developed unique and diverse singing genres, typically Kaleu and...
Spring village festivals

Spring village festivals

(VOVworld)-Village festivals offer a way to preserve the national identity and educate younger generations about their origins. Village festivals are usually held in the spring
2017 Tran Temple Festival opens in Thai Binh

2017 Tran Temple Festival opens in Thai Binh

(VOVworld)- The Tran Temple Festival, one of the biggest annual spring festivals in Vietnam, opened at the national historical complex of the Tran Kings’ shrines and tombs in Thai Binh province,...
Spring festivals open nationwide

Spring festivals open nationwide

(VOVworld)- The Bai Dinh Pagoda Festival opened in Gia Vien district, Ninh Binh province on Thursday or the sixth day of the first lunar month
Spring press festivals 2017 open

Spring press festivals 2017 open

(VOVworld)- More than 300 books and 100 newspapers and magazines featuring Vietnam’s socio-economic development and 30 parallel sentences are showcased at the Spring press festival in Ha Nam...