Dong Ngac village, the land of laureates

Dong Ngac village, the land of laureates

(VOVWORLD) - Dong Ngac Village, formerly known as Ke Ve, in North Tu Liem District, Hanoi, is famous for exemplifying ancient architectural features of the northern region and for being the home...
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...
Thach Xa village makes bamboo dragonflies

Thach Xa village makes bamboo dragonflies

(VOVWORLD) - Thach Xa commune in Hanoi’s suburban Thach That district is famous for its unique traditional craft product – the bamboo dragonfly. From bamboo, Thach Xa villagers create eye-catching dragonflies....
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...
Binh Da Village, heritage area

Binh Da Village, heritage area

(VOVWORLD) - Binh Da is an ancient village in Thanh Oai suburban district 20 km from Hanoi’s center. Also known as Bui Village, Binh Da was established under King Minh Menh...
Phu Vinh Bamboo and Rattan Village

Phu Vinh Bamboo and Rattan Village

(VOVWORLD) - 417-year-old Phu Vinh village in Chuong My District, 25km west of the center of Hanoi, is famous for its sophisticated bamboo and rattan products
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
Phu Luu village in Bac Ninh province

Phu Luu village in Bac Ninh province

(VOVworld) - Phu Luu, a village in Bac Ninh province, is famous for trading betel and areca, which used to be a specialty of the Vietnamese. Also known as Giau village or Giau market...
Onion and garlic farming on Ly Son Island

Onion and garlic farming on Ly Son Island

(VOVworld) – Surrounded by sea and plagued with severe weather, Lý Sơn Island in Quang Ngai province does enjoy certain advantages – like delicious onions and garlic. Though small, they have an incomparable flavor...
Sa Huynh Salt Village in Quang Ngai

Sa Huynh Salt Village in Quang Ngai

(VOVworld) - Sa Huynh salt village is located in Duc Pho district 60 kilometers south of Quang Ngai city. Sa Huynh has a beautiful beach and is well-known in the central region...
Dai Bai Bronze Casting Village

Dai Bai Bronze Casting Village

(VOVworld) -  Dai Bai village, also known as Van Lang, is located on high ground near the bank of the Bai Giang River in Bac Ninh province. It’s famous for bronze...
Village well tells local spiritual life

Village well tells local spiritual life

(VOVworld) – The village banyan tree, water well, and communal house yard have long been icons of the Vietnamese village. A banyan tree gives shade and a village well provides water for the villagers’ daily...
Quat Dong embroidery craft village in Hanoi

Quat Dong embroidery craft village in Hanoi

(VOVworld) - Located in Thuong Tin district, about 25 kilometers south of Hanoi, Quat Dong embroidery craft village is considered the cradle of embroidery in Vietnam with its brand name famous throughout...