Ho Chi Minh City decorated to prepare for Tet Videos

Ho Chi Minh City decorated to prepare for Tet

To welcome in the Lunar New Year of 2021 - The Year of the Buffalo - Ho Chi Minh City has decorated the city’s gateways with colourful flowers and different mascots. Images of buffaloes wearing ao dai have given roads leading into the city a touch of colour and brought joy to local people as Tet approaches.
Traditional dress shines on “Ao Dai Day 2020” Videos

Traditional dress shines on “Ao Dai Day 2020”

With the aim of further promoting Vietnam’s traditional outfit, the “ao dai”, among international friends and honouring its value while assisting in the compilation of a dossier on recognising the traditional Hue ao dai as a national intangible cultural heritage, Thua Thien-Hue province has been working hard to raise awareness about the outfit through a series of different events.
Quang Ninh holds Ao dai festival to promote tourism Travel

Quang Ninh holds Ao dai festival to promote tourism

Stories about heritages in the northern province of Quang Ninh were told through a show of 17 collections of Ao dai (traditional Vietnamese long dress) at Quang Ninh 2020 Ao dai festival organised in Cam Pha city on December 26.
Thua Thien-Hue makes efforts to reboot tourism Travel

Thua Thien-Hue makes efforts to reboot tourism

The central province of Thua Thien-Hue put forth different scenarios for local tourism based on COVID-19 developments in 2021, during the 11th session of the provincial People’s Council (seventh tenure) that concluded on December 8.
Preserving the heritage of men’s traditional ao dai Culture - Sports

Preserving the heritage of men’s traditional ao dai

When talk turns to the Vietnamese ao dai, most people would imagine beautiful women wearing the traditional outfit. Few would know, however, that it was initially designed for men. Through history’s ups and downs, the men’s ao dai relinquished its crown and is now worn must less often in everyday life.
Fashion show recalls Thang Long memories Culture - Sports

Fashion show recalls Thang Long memories

From November 20, a series of cultural activities entitled “Thang Long Memories” were held at many locations in Hanoi's Old Quarter to celebrate the 15th anniversary of Vietnam Cultural Heritage Day (November 23).
Vietnam Airlines wins three prestigious travel awards Society

Vietnam Airlines wins three prestigious travel awards

National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines has recently been named the World’s Leading Cultural Airline, World’s Leading Airline - Premium Economy Class, and World’s Leading Airline – Economy Class at this year’s prestigious World Travel Awards (WTA).
Vietnam-Japan Cultural Space holds workshops Videos

Vietnam-Japan Cultural Space holds workshops

The Vietnam Women’s Museum together with Ikebana House recently launched the Vietnam-Japan Cultural Space to promote the beauty of handicrafts from both countries. Let’s take a look!