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By: Xuan Le The sand sculpture park at Phan Thiet City, Binh Thuan, is known as Forgotten Land and was opened to the public in late January. It’s the first sand park in Vietnam, displays works created by established sand...
The best time to travel to Phu Quoc is the dry season, around the end of the year. The island is a precious pearl, with clear water, smooth sand and serene springs. Plus, traditional trade villages and fresh seafood...
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 calligraphy market, where an old...
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 the most significant cultural activities...
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 a prosperous and happy new...
Nothing is more amazing than spending a spring night in Hoi An with friends, family or loved ones. When the sun sets, the pedestrian-friendly streets of Hoi An come alive with vibrant displays of traditional lanterns, folk dance performances,...
Located in the southern Red River delta, about 90 km from Hanoi, Trang An Scenic Landscape Complex covers an area of 12.252 ha. It encompasses some of the 250-million-year-old Trang An limestone that spreads over 20 communities in Ninh...
Most of the ethnic groups living in the valley of Mai Chau are Thai, H'mong, Dzao and Tay and each celebrate their own unique festivals. Here is an overview of some important festivals and customs. The Hoa Ban Festival, also...
Shortly after checking into the Mai Chau Nature Lodge our tour group guide Minh had us test some rental bicycles for size. Mine fit perfectly and soon we were off on the winding roads shared only by a few...
Mai châu is a beautiful valley situated about 150 km southwest of Hanoi. It is a rural district of Hòa Bình Province in the Northwest region of Vietnam and is populated by White Thai, H’ Mong and Dzao peoples....