“Thang Long Memories” underway in Old Quarter Videos

“Thang Long Memories” underway in Old Quarter

A series of cultural activities entitled “Thang Long Memories” are being held at many locations in Hanoi's Old Quarter to celebrate the 1010 years of Thang Long – Hanoi and the 15th anniversary of Vietnam Cultural Heritage Day.
Hanoi seen from double-decker bus Travel

Hanoi seen from double-decker bus

Trying out a double-decker bus tour around Hanoi would definitely offer people, even Hanoians, a different look on Vietnam’s capital.
A series of exciting Mid-autumn activities in Hanoi’s Old Quarter Culture - Sports

A series of exciting Mid-autumn activities in Hanoi’s Old Quarter

The highlight of this year's activities will take place at the Hanoi Old Quarter Culture Exchange Center (50 Dao Duy Tu). Here, the Hanoi Old Quarter Management Board will coordinate with artisans and craftsmen to introduce ways to make traditional toys such as the star-shaped lantern, the doctor, the stickman, the paper mache mask, “phỗng đất” statue, paper kites...
Expanding cultural space along Phung Hung Street Videos

Expanding cultural space along Phung Hung Street

Nearly a year after finishing renovations to a single archway underneath the railway line running along Phung Hung Street, the Hanoi Old Quarter Management Board plans to upgrade five more, which are all in a single row. This is part of a project to improve and create cultural spaces around the capital.
An art space built from landfill Society

An art space built from landfill

With their skillful hands, sixteen Vietnamese and foreign artists have turned a landfill in Hanoi to a contemporary art space, featuring sixteen story-telling art installations about Thang Long – Ke Cho, a former busy marketplace in the capital.
COVID-19: People get life back on track Society

COVID-19: People get life back on track

After more than a month of living in fears due to the spread of the deadly coronavirus, Hanoi residents calmly return to their normal life thanks to the Government’s urgent and drastic measures to prevent and control the disease.