House architecture of the Mong

House architecture of the Mong

(VOVWORLD) - Among the hill sides rising up to Dong Van karst plateau in Ha Giang province, travelers are stunned by the magnificent natural landscape, lush terraced fields, and peaceful villages of Mong...
Khau Vai Love Market opens

Khau Vai Love Market opens

(VOVworld) - Khau Vai Love Market opened in Meo Vac district, Ha Giang province on Friday to promote traditional fine values of ethnic groups. The festival also restored traditional values and...
Ha Giang ‘love festival’ to kick off

Ha Giang ‘love festival’ to kick off

(VOVworld) - The Khau Vai Love Market Culture-Tourism Week – an annual cultural event in the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang - will take place in Meo Vac District from May...
Ha Giang ‘love festival’ to kick off

Ha Giang ‘love festival’ to kick off

(VOVworld)- The Khau Vai Love Market Culture-Tourism Week – an annual cultural event in the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang - will take place in Meo Vac District from May...
Raising cows in Ha Giang Karst Plateau

Raising cows in Ha Giang Karst Plateau

(VOVworld) - For generations cows and the Mong ethnic people of the Ha Giang Karst Plateau have relied on each other to survive in this harsh land. Cows pull ploughs but...
People in Meo Vac struggle with freezing weather

People in Meo Vac struggle with freezing weather

(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...
Market sessions in Ha Giang

Market sessions in Ha Giang

(VOVworld)- Markets in Ha Giang always attract tourists because they are not just places for buying and selling, they are also meeting places for local ethnic minority people. Wearing colorful costumes,...
Visiting Ha Giang

Visiting Ha Giang

(VOVworld) - Perilous trails, hairpin turns, steep cliffs, and an unspoiled landscape- the things that make Ha Giang a must destination for nature lovers
Rain praying ritual of the Lo Lo in Ha Giang

Rain praying ritual of the Lo Lo in Ha Giang

(VOVworld) – The Lo Lo celebrate many rituals each year – the spring ritual, the corn picking ritual, and the rain praying ritual. The Lo Lo in Meo Vac district, Ha Giang province,...
Ly Sin Sinh, a dedicated village chief

Ly Sin Sinh, a dedicated village chief

(VOVworld) – People in northern Ha Giang province consider arable land as valuable as gold because most of the local terrain is rocky. Ly Sin Sinh, who is of Mong ethnicity, has donated 300...
Cow market in Meo Vac

Cow market in Meo Vac

(VOVworld) – The northernmost province of Ha Giang continues to mesmerize visitors not only for its imposing stone plateaus but also because of the unique market displays by the local ethnic groups. The cow...
The custom of "buttock flapping" of Mong ethnic people

The custom of "buttock flapping" of Mong ethnic people

(VOVworld) – H’ Mong ethnic people of the northern mountainous provinces welcomed the New Year 2014 with colorful activities. On the 1st of January, after rituals to commemorate their ancestors at home, H’ Mong...
Tour of northwestern region

Tour of northwestern region

(VOVworld)-The busy and congested life in city has prodded people, especially those working in office blocs for 8 hours a day to get out to the open nature and explore the...