Tran Minh Nguyet, 22, a backpacker from HCM City who experienced her first trip to Hanoi early last month, said her smartphone was the one thing she could not live without during her three-day trip to the capital city.
The Sa Pa winter festival 2018 is underway in Sa Pa town, the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai with a wide range of splendid activities.
The organizing board of the Tay Nguyen Gong Culture Festival 2018 started the activities within the framework of the festival in the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai on December 1.
Vietnamese movie Nguoi Vo Ba (The Third Wife) on November 29 received the Best Artistic Contribution in International Competition awards at the 40th Cairo International Film Festival (CIFF).
The number of foreign tourists to Vietnam during January-November is estimated at 14.2 million, up 21.3% against the same period last year, the General Statistics Office said on November 29.
Vietnam has joined other ASEAN member nations in the 2018 ASEAN Culinary Festival which opened in Seoul, the Republic of Korea on November 28.
Vietnamese photography has developed dynamically raising both opportunities and challenges for photographers.
More than 100 of the best entries to the Vietnam Heritage Photo Awards will be displayed at many venues around HCM City and provinces until June next year.
A concert featuring contemporary and folk music of Vietnam will be held at the French cultural center L’Espace in Hanoi on December 1, starting at 8 p.m.
PSNews - The Hon Gai International Passenger Terminal in Ha Long city, Quang Ninh province on November 27 welcomed its first international cruise, the Celebrity Millennium with more than 3,000 people onboard.
The first Vietnam brocade culture festival and Dak Nong investment promotion conference will take place in the Central Highlands province of Dak Nong from December 28-30, heard a local press conference on November 27.
Well-known piano duet Lise de la Salle and Thomas Enhco from France will perform at a concert at L’Espace in Hanoi on December 15.
The Japan Foundation Center for Cultural Exchange in Vietnam will hold a J-Dance show at the Youth Theater in Hanoi on December 7 and 8.
PSNews – On the occasion of the 72nd founding anniversary of the Public Security Newspaper, an art performance named “Keep the sacred swear” took place on November 24 at Au Co Art Center (Hanoi) and was televised live on ANTV.
PSNews – The 4th Halong Bay Heritage Marathon took place on November 25. This was part of the activities to mark the 2018 national tourism year in Quang Ninh province.
The HCM City Fine Arts Museum is hosting a permanent exhibition showcasing work by female painter Le Thi Luu, the first Vietnamese woman to graduate from Indochina Fine Arts College (now the Hanoi Fine Arts University).
More than 300 musicians and artists from around the world has gathered at the third Asia-Europe New Music Festival 2018 that opened at the Hanoi Opera House on November 24.
Ann Rickard, a writer from Sunshine Coast Daily, a daily newspaper specifically serving the Sunshine Coast region of Queensland, Australia, has some words of advice for travelers on why tourists should book Hanoi Hilton visit.
Australian travel website Traveller has picked three dishes from Vietnam in their list of world’s best dishes in 2018.
Hanoi is preserving and promoting Ca Tru ceremonial singing by training the younger generation and organizing public performances, hoping to soon remove Ca Tru from UNESCO’s List of Intangible Cultural Heritages in Need of Urgent Safeguarding.