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June 20th, 2017

In relation to being selected as the host for APEC 2017, Danang City chose the endangered red-shanked douc langur as the mascot for the momentous event.   The decision was a wise one in order...

Cities
October 14th, 2016

In Northwest Vietnam, lying close to the Chinese border, a frontier town and district known as SaPa is considered one of the major excursion routes from Hanoi because of its breathtaking landscapes,...

Attractions
July 30th, 2014

If you’re heading to Cao Bang Province of Hanoi on your next trip, chances are you’ve heard of the majestic Ban Gioc Waterfall. Through time, it has become a favorite destination for both local and...

Festivals
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.

Dishes
June 25th, 2013

It is quite unusual smell makes the Durian one of the most unique fruits to ever exist. Such odour often yield mixed reactions from different people ranging from deep appreciation to pure disgust. Six...

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,...

Blogs
Cathrinka | June 20th, 2017

The distance from the northernmost point to the southernmost point of Vietnam is 1.470 km of air line. On the road from Lũng Cú in the province of Ha Giang to Cape Cà Mau is about 2,400 km.  ...

Cathrinka | June 10th, 2017

On this 1.3 ha property on the edge of the city Yên Bái northwest of Hanoi, originally designated as a forest area, various luxury buildings were built. The property is officially owned by a woman...