PSNews – Competing with 30 international talented contestants, Luu Hong Quang, Vietnamese pianist has won the second prize at the Oleggio International Piano Competition held in Italy from May 3-6.
Lying just 20 kilometres from the centre of Haiphong, the Bach Dang Giang relic site is part of the Trang Kenh complex-a group of historical, cultural and spiritual monuments in Haiphong. The destination was recognized as a national historical relic in 1962 and has been attracting an increasing number of visitors ever since.
A paragliding festival is scheduled to take place from May 18-20 on Khau Pha mountain pass in Mu Cang Chai district of the northwestern province of Yen Bai.
The northwestern province of Dien Bien, which has been famous for the glorious Dien Bien Phu victory against the French colonists, has worked to conserve the relic complex’s historical values to attract more tourists.
PSNews–the 6th Then singing of the Tay, Nung and Thai ethnic minority groups will take place from May 12 to 14 with the participation of some 500 artisans from the art teams of 14 different provinces and cities.
PSNews - The special garden with giant pumpkins has became a hot tourist attraction in Da Lat.
PSNews - The Khanh Hoa Provincial Department of Culture and Sports on May 6 held the opening ceremony of the Goddess Ponagar Festival 2018 at Ponagar Goddess Tower, located next to the Cai river (Nha Trang City).
PSNews – A representative of UNESCO handed over a certificate to recognize the Bai Choi singing as an Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity to Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism on May 4, in Quy Nhon.
The New York-based travel site Thrillist has included Cat Co 2 on the northern Cat Ba Island and Thom Beach on the southern island of Phu Quoc on its list of the best seaside getaways in Vietnam.
The celebrated Vietnamese-French violin soloist Stephane Tran Ngoc will return to Vietnam to perform a concert at the Ho Chi Minh City Opera House on May 9.
The southern province of Binh Dinh will hold a ceremony on May 5 for the receiving of a certificate from UNESCO recognising “Bai Choi” singing, a popular folklore style of singing in the central and south central regions of Vietnam, as an Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.
PSNews – A large Banh Xeo (a Vietnamese pancake) made from about 139 kg of ground rice flour and hundreds of kgs of other clean materials from traditional villages of Danang city and Quang Nam province by the top 30 Vietnamese chefs in 5 hours has set a new record.
The 2018 Vietnam Artistic Photo Exhibition themed was launched on May 2 at a ceremony in Hanoi, calling for entries from photography lovers across the country, focusing on the natural beauty of Vietnam.
PSNews - Phuoc Tich ancient village is located in Phong Dien district, Thua Thien Hue province. Although it was recognized as a national relic since 2009, the beautiful ancient village of central Vietnam has not been invested in properly in order to boost its tourism potential.
The President Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum welcomed nearly 51,000 visitors, including 11,500 foreigners during holidays in celebration of the 43rd National Reunification Day (April 30) and International Workers’ Day (May 1), according to the mausoleum’s management board.
Located in Bien Hoa City, Dong Nai province, Tan Van pottery village has been known for its black clay pottery for centuries. The 300-year-old village has sometimes fallen into relative obscurity, but its dedicated potters have done their best to keep their black clay pottery craft alive.
Vietnam welcomed more than 5.54 million foreign visitors in the first four months of 2018, a year-on-year rise of 29.5%, according to the General Statistics Office.
PSNews - The Binh Dinh Museum in coordination with the Center for Imperial City Research of the Vietnamese Academy of Social Sciences is excavating archeological site at Hon Noc hill In Trang Long hamlet, Nhon Loc commune, An Nhon town of the Binh Dinh province.
The 2018 Vietnam Artistic Photo Exhibition was launched on May 2 at a ceremony in Ha Long city, Quang Ninh province, calling for entries from photography lovers across the country.
PSNews – On the occasion of the 43rd anniversary of Reunification Day (April 30), the Vietnam Military History Museum opened the exhibition on wartime letters and diaries, in Hanoi.