Banh Tet: Traditional cake in southern Vietnam Culture - Sports

Banh Tet: Traditional cake in southern Vietnam

Banh Tet (round glutinous rice cake) is a traditional cake enjoyed by southern Vietnamese people on the occasion of the lunar New Year. It is considered a variant of Banh Chung (square glutinous rice cake), which is more popular in the northern region.
Exploring record-making sites in scenic Da Lat Culture - Sports

Exploring record-making sites in scenic Da Lat

With cool weather year-round and idyllic misty valleys, lush pine trees and colourful flowers, Da Lat city is making a name for itself with domestic and international visitors. The “city of a thousand flowers” is also home to numerous sites recognised by the Vietnam Record Organisation.
Flower, book streets embellish Ho Chi Minh City Culture - Sports

Flower, book streets embellish Ho Chi Minh City

Ham Nghi street in Ho Chi Minh City’s District 1 on February 16 well turned out to be a flower street on the theme “Vietnamese Identity-Vietnamese Spirit” to greet the traditional Lunar New Year (Tet) which is around the corner.
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Football bridges cultural divide

It's 7.30pm and darkness settles over the Red River Pitch on Au Co Street in the capital city. The outside temperature is below 15 degrees Celcius, but despite the cold, foreign and Vietnamese women take off their winter clothes to sport their team's colours.