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Simple and Heartfelt

By: Nguyễn Thi Pictures by: Anhtuan85 Instead of choosing gorgeous wedding dresses and modern photography, many young couples have recently chosen to celebrate their wedding following the pre-Doi Moi (1986) style. Brides wear a simple,...
Wedding photo by Tee Tran Photography

Capturing the Special Day

Edited by: Therese Le & Vu Linh TEE TRAN PHOTOGRAPHY featuring Bao Han teetranphotography.com @teetranphotography Photo Credits: Courtesy of Tee Tran Photography Tee Tran Photography featuring Bao Han is an award-winning wedding photography team based in Houston that travels...
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Traditional Charm

Hang Trong paintings ­– a traditional style of folk art that originated in central Hanoi – depict four maidens dressed in wooden clogs, quai thao hats, ao yem halter tops and graceful four-paneled tunics...

Tet Calligraphy Gifts

Photos and text: Cong Dat For the Vietnamese, the lunar new year is an important time to express desires and wishes. A typical feature of the country’s culture at this time of year is the...

Hang Luoc Flower Market

Photos and text: Cong Dat Hang Luoc Flower Market takes place over seven days, starting from the 23rd day of the last lunar month of the year. This is a traditional flower market, one of...

Yellow Apricot Blossoms

In Ho Chi Minh City, during the three-day Tet holiday, every family, rich or poor, has at least one branch of yellow apricot blossoms (the plant belongs to the family Ocnaceae) representing hope for...

Yellow Flowers on Green Grass

Set in the mid-1980s in a small countryside village in Vietnam, the film by Director Victor Vu is a sentimental story revolving around two brothers, Thieu and Tuong, who share everything but also compete...
Designer Do Manh Cuong embraces Vietnam’s rural charms.

Country Chic

Do Manh Cuong is one of Vietnam’s leading fashion designers, recognized for his cosmopolitan-chic, statement collections. After graduating from Chambre Syndicale de la Couture Parisenne, Do Manh Cuong kicked off his professional designer career...
Vietnam Ancient Jewelry

Vietnam Ancient Jewelry

Thousands of years ago, Vietnamese people knew how to produce and wear jewelry. Although beautiful, these ornaments were also considered a charm, representing dignity and upholding the power and wealth of the owner. They...

Fermented Fish Hotpot

The Mekong delta in tidal seasons abounds with fish. Redundant fish is made into fermented fish. In the afternoon, have a swim to collect sesbania sesban bunches and water lilies, then head to the canal...