About 9 million Vietnamese travel during Tet Travel

About 9 million Vietnamese travel during Tet

The tourism sector served about 9 million domestic tourists in the week-long Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday, up about 47.5% over the previous Tet, according to the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT).
Vietnam's top 7 road trips Videos

Vietnam's top 7 road trips

The renowned travel guide Lonely Planet has selected the seven best road trips in Vietnam, spanning from the country’s north down to its southern reaches.
Vietnamese celebrate Tet overseas Society

Vietnamese celebrate Tet overseas

The Vietnamese community in the Republic of Korea (RoK), Belgium, and Germany has been enabled to mark the biggest and long annual traditional event of their homeland – the Lunar New Year festival (Tet) – via associated visits and gatherings over the past few days.
Centuries-old Bo Da pagoda stuns pilgrims Travel

Centuries-old Bo Da pagoda stuns pilgrims

Visiting pagodas on the first days of the Lunar New Year is a deep-rooted tradition of Vietnamese people. The hundreds-year-old Bo Da Pagoda in the northern province of Bac Giang is rich in historical and cultural values.
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Vietnam – a country of safety: Algerian diplomat

With all the things it has done for its people, Vietnam can be proud of itself, said Algerian Ambassador to Vietnam Boubazine Abdelhamid, adding that he thinks Vietnamese people are very happy, and all must recognise that Vietnam is a very safe country.
Kumquat – enduring symbol of Tet Culture - Sports

Kumquat – enduring symbol of Tet

During the Tet (Lunar New Year) festival, it is a tradition for Vietnamese families to put up ornamental plants outside and around their houses to liven up the atmosphere while expressing a wish for good luck, happiness, and prosperity in the new year.
Vietnamese traditional calligraphy during Tet Festival

Vietnamese traditional calligraphy during Tet

The first days of the new Lunar year are sacred to the Vietnamese people, the time for everyone to make wishes. During this time, a number of traditional meaningful customs are practised and calligraphy hanging is one of the most beautiful ones.