logo
Image
Image
Image
At the end of 1959, the Ca Xeng border guards, stationed in Thuong Hoa, Minh Hoa District, Quang Binh Province, Central Vietnam, during one of their patrols, saw a group of ‘forest people’, [ more... ]
Image
Image
Image
The days before Tet (the lunar New Year) is the earning season for those who sell and sharpen knives in Ho Chi Minh City. The knife business is bustling on roadsides and in the markets. [ more... ]
Image
The straw buffalo and thatch ox show is an ancient tradition at Dai Dong Commune, Vinh Tuong District, Vinh Phuc Province, near Hanoi. Taking place at a site in the Red River delta, [ more... ]
Image
The final day of a year gone by — to me, that is the most special day; it is even more special than the first day of the year. [ more... ]
Image
On the 23rd day of the 12th lunar month [23 January, 2014], every household from North to South conducts a ritual to send off the Kitchen Gods to the Heavens. [ more... ]
Image
I was born in 1947 in Hanoi, while it was occupied by the French. Tet always leaves the most vivid memories in children, because they have been waiting for it the whole year with all the excitement that only kids can have. [ more... ]
Image
The Vietnamese call this year (starting from 31 Jan, 2014) the year of the horse. In Vietnamese folklore, the horse is mentioned very frequently. Examples: [ more... ]
Page(s): 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15  17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 
The special thing about Huong Canh is its blue clay, the raw material used to make its famous products. This clay is found in the swampy areas, 3-10m ...
A short while ago, I was asked if the Vietnamese fondness for eating snails were a consequence of the former French presence here.
How do you like our website?
Khách sạn giá tốt