May 25th, 2017

Mekong Delta is recognized as the “rice basket” of Vietnam because of its wet landscape, thus conducive for farming and other forms of agricultural livelihood. Although the people has been used to its...

October 14th, 2016

Nha Trang, the country’s premier traditional seaside resort situated in Nha Trang Bay, surrounded on all three sides by mountains and widely considered as amongst the world's most beautiful bays, is...

July 30th, 2014

Located in Ha Tay province, 70 km southwest of Ha Noi, Chùa Hương (Perfume Pagoda) is one of the most popular religious sites in Vietnam. Chua Huong is the name of a cluster of temple sites in the...

July 25th, 2014

Oc Om Boc, the annual Water Festival of the Khmer people, will this year coincide with the Vietnam Rice Festival in Soc Trang Province, home to a large community of the ethnic minority group.

June 25th, 2013

Originally from Central America, Sapodilla was introduced to Vietnam for a long time now. However, it was only during the recent decades that this fruit was widely planted and cultivated in the...

Stories & Tales
June 25th, 2013

After defeating the last king of the Hùng era, putting an end to a dynasty that reigned the kingdom for so long, Thục Phán An Dương Vương unified the two countries of Âu Việt and Lạc Việt,...

Cathrinka | May 21st, 2017

  After the dark clouds moved away for two hours at midday, we really had a nice trip! Cathrin’s Facebook 05-19-2017

Cathrinka | April 25th, 2017

Am I old now? Now yesterday the horrid 30 sneaked into my life. Somehow this was not to be prevented. However, I always think that birthdays are overvalued. Because the age on your ID card does not...