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December 5th, 2016

Hue City in Thua Thien-Hue Province is known for its historical and cultural structures which makes it a favourite tourist destination among international and local visitors alike. In order to better...

Cities
October 13th, 2016

Dong Hoi is home to some 120.000 inhabitants and is the capital of the Quang Binh province. It is situated at the estuary of Nhat Le river and therefore it has always been a most important fishing...

Attractions
July 30th, 2014

There are sources claiming that the name of the city Huế comes from “Hoà” (harmony). This could be the reason for the Nguyễn dynasty to choose Huế to be their emperor city. Lying on the bench of the...

Festivals
June 25th, 2013

The Lunar New Year has many wonderful and fun traditions. One of the most anticipated Tet customs perhaps is preparing and sharing Mut Tet to family, friends, visitors and even to ancestors. Mut Tet...

Dishes
June 25th, 2013

Thanh Long (Green Dragon) is the name of a newly cultivated fruit in Viet Nam. The fruit weighs from 200 to 500 grams, and has pink or dark-red colour. The ripe fruit looks like the kohlrabi cabbage...

Stories & Tales
June 25th, 2013

A long time ago, when animals still had the power of speech, the buffalo used to have sharp front teeth while the mighty tiger was a pure golden beast. A young peasant was resting under a mango tree...

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Cathrinka | November 22nd, 2016

    The H'mông is the fifth most populous minority in Vietnam with more than one million people. The history of this people can be traced back over more than 4,000 years. For about 2,000 years,...