A photo displayed at the exhibition in Lao Cai (Photo: baolaocai.vn)

Lao Cai (VNA) – A photo exhibition, themed “Discovering Vietnam”, opened at the Lao Cai Museum on July 7, as part of the 2017 National Tourism Year – Lao Cai – Northwest Region.

The event showcases 100 photos taken by 82 photographers nationwide on a range of subjects, including islands, spiritual and eco-tourism.

These photos reflected the unique beauty of the country, people, cuisine and cultural traditions.

The same day, the Lao Cai People’s Committee presented the province’s special art-literature awards on the occasion of its 110th founding anniversary (July 12, 1907 - 2017).

Thirty-five artworks received the awards, including six first, six second, ten third and 13 consolation prizes.-VNA