Vietnamese photographer Vu Manh Cuong has been awarded the gold prize at the fourth Shadow International Contest in India.
Vietnam’s tourism sector will enter a new stage of development this year, with new measures sought to not only recover tourism activities but also ensure disease prevention and people’s safety, Vu The Binh, permanent vice chairman of the Vietnam Tourism Association, has told the media.
Female Vietnamese photographer Khanh Phan has won two prizes, including a gold, at the 2020 Tokyo International Foto Awards (TIFA).
The ancient town of Hoi An in the central province of Quang Nam saw the reopening of its pedestrian street on February 15, in addition to allowing non-motorised vehicles to operate, although tickets for sightseeing activities in the town’s old quarter have not yet gone on sale yet.
Although the Vietnamese film industry experienced plenty of ups and downs in 2020 due to the impact of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, there are fresh hopes moving into the new-year.
PSNews – Situated in Hon Chong, Nha Trang Bay, Khanh Hoa province, the Nha Trang Astronomical Observatory is considered a must-go fresh destination for tourists and astronomy lovers when visiting this amazing coastal city.
PSNews - "Quan Ho", the love duet folk singing recognised as an Intangible Cultural Heritage by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) in 2009, has been accredited with the Northern province of Bac Ninh for ages. Yet, Bac Giang, Bac Ninh’s neighboring province has developed its own traditional typical tune of Quan Ho that many have never listened to.
PSNews - According to a legend of the Ro Ngao people, Water God provides the main source of water for agricultural crops, brings health and peace to the villagers.
A series of annual cultural activities to welcome spring by various ethnic minority groups will be held throughout February at the Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism.
Due to the complicated developments of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), short breaks can be considered a suitable choice of activity for the upcoming holiday, so here are some suggestions for local people who wish to travel during Tet:
Art performance shows were held in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City on February 3 night to celebrate the 91st founding anniversary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (February 3, 1930 - 2021).
World Packers, a famous travel website, has listed Hanoi among its top 10 cheapest cities to live in the world.
PSNews - Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has assigned the Vietnam National Commission for UNESCO to work with the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism to take necessary steps in submitting dossiers seeking UNESCO’s recognition of “Ha Long Bay-Cat Ba Archipelago” as a World Heritage site.
Hanoi capital ranked sixth while Hoi An ranked 11th among the 25 most popular destinations in the annual award of TripAdvisor.
A broad array of cultural activities are currently underway in Ho Chi Minh City to celebrate the Lunar New Year festival, known locally as Tet, with the events attracting plenty of local residents and tourists.
A traditional Tet space has been erected in Tay Ho district of Hanoi, attracting plenty of local residents and tourists as the Lunar New Year festival (Tet) is drawing near.
The cultural event is a contribution from Vietnam to the international exhibition entitled ‘Hotel Beethoven’ to commemorate Beethoven’s 250 birthday anniversary.
An exhibition is underway in Hanoi introducing more than 100 photos of President Ho Chi Minh - the founder, leader, and mentor of the Communist Party of Vietnam.
PSNews - Google Arts & Culture on January 21 announced a project named "Wonders of Vietnam" on online platform, aiming to honour the country’s natural landscapes, tangible and intangible heritages recognised by the UNESCO.
PSNews - The Hai Phong Museum in collaboration with the Vietnam Fine Arts Museum on January 20 kicked off an exhibition themed" Vietnamese traditional folk paintings", aiming to preserve and promote the traditional cultural values of the nation.