The Pa Then’s “Cap sac” ritual

The Pa Then’s “Cap sac” ritual

(VOVWORLD) - The Pa Then ethnic group has about 6,000 people living in several districts of Ha Giang province. They observe many traditional festivals and ceremonies each year, including the Lunar New Year...
Vietnam gifts 5,000 tons of rice to Cuba

Vietnam gifts 5,000 tons of rice to Cuba

(VOVWORLD) - A ceremony to deliver 5,000 tonnes of Vietnamese rice to Cuba as a gift took place at the headquarters of the Cuban Ministry of Foreign Trade and Investment (MINCEX...
Thai stilt house culture

Thai stilt house culture

(VOVWORLD) - The Thai, one of Vietnam’s 54 ethnic groups, settle mainly in valleys near waterways which are suitable for growing wet rice and flax. The Thai live in stilt...
Autumn in Hanoi

Autumn in Hanoi

(VOVWORLD) - “Hanoi’s Autumn holds a lingering the fragrance of milk flowers and young green rice ”, the lyrics of “Missing Hanoi’s Autumn” written by songwriter Trinh Cong Son are often...
03/08/2018

03/08/2018

Highlights: Talkshow with Thabo Dizwani on Vietnam's food culture: - Major ingredients that define Vietnam's cuisine: rice, fish sauce, herbs. - Top 5 must-try dishes in Hanoi. - Fun facts...
Banh giay Quan Ganh, a specialty of Hanoi

Banh giay Quan Ganh, a specialty of Hanoi

(VOVWORLD) - Banh giay Quan Ganh, a white, flat, round glutinous rice cake with or without green beans inside, is enjoyed by lots of people, both Vietnamese and foreigners. The cake is...
Longivity celebration of Nung ethnic minority people

Longivity celebration of Nung ethnic minority people

(VOVWORLD) - There are approximately 80 thousand Nung people living in the northern province of Bac Giang, 45 km north of Hanoi. They earn a living from rice growing and gathering. Birthdays or longivity celebrations...
Peaceful Tha hamlet

Peaceful Tha hamlet

(VOVWORLD) -Tourists to Tha hamlet of the Tay will experience their peaceful lifestyle in harmony with nature. Walking along an earthen lane, you can hear birds sing, cocks crow, chickens say, and the thud of...
Vietnam attends Asia food fair in Singapore

Vietnam attends Asia food fair in Singapore

(VOVWORLD) - Vietnamese firms selling rice, coffee, and spice are taking part in the 2018 Specialty and Fine Food Asia Fair (SFFA 2018), which opened on Tuesday in Singapore
Ta Van turns into tourist destination

Ta Van turns into tourist destination

(VOVWORLD) - 12km from the center of Sa Pa, the village of Ta Van sits in the heart of the Muong Hoa Valley, at the foot of the Hoang Lien Son mountain range....
Rice in Bamboo Tube

Rice in Bamboo Tube

(VOVWORLD) - Lam rice, or rice in bamboo tubes, is a typical dish of ethnic minorities in the mountainous areas of Northwest Vietnam.This combination of rice and bamboo tubes creates a...
Fermented buffalo skin

Fermented buffalo skin

(VOVWORLD) - Fermented buffalo skin is a traditional dish of the Thai ethnic minority in Vietnam’s northern mountains. The dish is made only when Thai people have special guests or on special occasions like weddings,...