Rice paper festival opens in Tay Ninh Culture - Sports

Rice paper festival opens in Tay Ninh

The southern province of Tay Ninh is hosting a festival highlighting the local specialty - banh trang phoi suong (rice paper exposed to the fog), which has been recognised as part of the National Intangible Heritage, with the aim to promote traditional food and handicrafts.
Indonesia strives to become global vegan tourism destination World

Indonesia strives to become global vegan tourism destination

Indonesia is making efforts to create world-class tourism destinations for vegetarians, according to Minister of Tourism Arief Yahya. The country has launched large-scale advertising campaigns to attract more foreign tourists with a hope of making tourism the biggest foreign exchange source for the economy, the minister said.
Veggie eateries boom in Vu Lan Society

Veggie eateries boom in Vu Lan

Consumption of vegetarian food significantly increases just before and on the full-moon day of the seventh month on the lunar calendar.
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Feasts for Ho Chi Minh City vegetarians

Many popular restaurants and hotels in Ho Chi Minh City are offering lavish vegetarian buffets and a la carte selections throughout the first lunar month of 2014.