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February 20th, 2017

According to a recent report, Ha Long Bay, an UNESCO-recognized World Heritage Site, has been constantly destroyed for a certain period of time and may lose its naturally beautiful state. The report...

Cities
October 13th, 2016

The city of Quy Nhon is through its quarter a million inhabitants the bustling heart of Binh Dinh province. Touristic infrastructure expands here, while new accommodations raise alongside the wide...

Attractions
July 31st, 2014

The Notre Dame Cathedral and General Post Office in District 1, Ho Chi Minh City are as old as 130 years old. Yet, the older they are, the more they attract visitors from as far as foreign countries...

Festivals
July 25th, 2014

Hue Festival will be the highlight of next year’s National Tourism Year. The festival will be held on April 7-15, 2012, according to a press conference in Ho Chi Minh City last Sept. 15.

Dishes
June 25th, 2013

A common urban tree in Hanoi bears a simple, yet popular fruit both to locals and tourists. The fruit, called, quả sấu, sour in taste and is known to create delightful soup recipes and beverages....

Stories & Tales
June 25th, 2013

Centuries ago, Vietnam was ruled by King Hung Vuong the Third, a king greatly loved by the people for his kindness and generosity. Having only one daughter, he decided to adopt a boy. His devotion to...

Blogs
Cathrinka | February 1st, 2017

There have grown a lot of legends around the Vietnamese New Year celebrations. Today we say good-bye for one week to the kitchen god Ông Tao or Tao Quan as he is also called, to go to heaven. After...

Cathrinka | January 21st, 2017

Today, the annual exitement about the turn of the year starts again. My girls are also already quite exited. Actually, I have really no time for housecleaning and similar stuff. The first half of the...