Lotus blossoms in Hanoi lakes

Lotus blossoms in Hanoi lakes

(VOVWORLD) - To Vietnamese people, lotus is more than just a flower. Despite growing up in mud, lotus rises up purely and gorgeously. It is the symbol of purity, commitment, and...
Beautiful sunset on Hanoi’s West Lake

Beautiful sunset on Hanoi’s West Lake

(VOVWORLD) - As Hanoi becomes more crowded with high buildings, West Lake is one of the most popular spots for Hanoians to relax and watch the sunset peacefully
Hanoi to host dragon boat race

Hanoi to host dragon boat race

(VOVWORLD) - Hanoi will host the 2020 dragon boat race open on February 8 on West Lake following the Lunar New Year holiday
SUP boarding on West Lake

SUP boarding on West Lake

(VOVWORLD) - Come to West Lake on a beautiful day and you will see people SUP boarding - Stand up Paddle Boarding. SUP boarding originated in Hawaii and was imported into Vietnam...
West Lake's hidden treasures

West Lake's hidden treasures

(VOVWORLD) - Hanoi’s Tay Ho district has the capital city’s largest lake called Ho Tay or West Lake. This huge lake has a circumference of 17 kilometers. Just 15 minutes from...
West Lake – The biggest lake in Hanoi

West Lake – The biggest lake in Hanoi

(VOVWORLD) - The capital city of Hanoi is called “The city of lakes”. Among its dozens of big and small lakes, West Lake is the biggest with the encircling road stretching nearly...
10 must-see places in Hanoi

10 must-see places in Hanoi

(VOVWORLD) - Hanoi is the capital city of Vietnam. With a culture stretching back more than a thousand years, Hanoi has many cultural and historical places worth a visit
Lotus seed and Longan sweet soup

Lotus seed and Longan sweet soup

(VOVworld) - "Lotus seed and longan sweet soup" is a great combination of longan, stewed lotus seed, and rock sugar. It’s believed that eating this dessert frequently will calm your nerves, reduce...
Showers of gold around West Lake

Showers of gold around West Lake

(VOV/VOVworld) – The Cassia fistula, more commonly known as the Golden Shower Tree, has abundant racemes of bright yellow flowers which cascade down from the branches to around 30-40...
Hanoi’s West Lake

Hanoi’s West Lake

(VOVworld) – West Lake is one of Hanoi’s most beautiful sites. Its many historical and cultural relics reflect the development history of the capital city. West Lake is perhaps the...
Autumn in Hanoi

Autumn in Hanoi

(VOV) - Visitors to Hanoi at this time of year have the chance to enjoy the feel of its romantic and poetic scenes
West Lake’s beauty

West Lake’s beauty

(VOVworld) - Hanoi’s West Lake with its 30 relic sites and famed handicraft villages has become a not-to-be missed attraction for domestic and foreign visitors. The West Lake TLC...