Sticky rice ice cream: A summer treat to beat Hanoi heat
Amid the powerful summer heat in Hanoi, it's worth experiencing 'kem xoi' (sticky rice ice cream, which can help to cool the body from the inside.
"Banh gat gu" (Nodding rolls) in Quang Ninh
Banh gat gu (Nodding rolls) are a specialty of Tien Yen District, the northern province of Quang Ninh.
Exhibition on President Ho Chi Minh opens in Thua Thien-Hue
An exhibition on President Ho Chi Minh was opened at the Ho Chi Minh Museum in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue on June 17.
The emerald jem of the Northeast
Cao Bang is comparable to the emerald gem of the Northeast, given its towering cordilleras as well as aslew of renowned historical sites. In the recess of the untamed wild, to explore the culture and cuisine of ethnic communities is well worth the effort.
Nghệ An’s 'bánh mướt' goes down a treat with pig’s tripe
Apart from specialities such as Vinh oranges and eel vermicelli soup, Nghệ An Province is also famous for its bánh mướt (rice roll) cake thanks to its unique flavour.
Ethnic groups in Son La preserve traditional culture
 In August, 2020, Son La city launched a program to preserve and promote the culture of ethnic groups in Vietnam’s northwestern region. The project has drawn the participation of local people.
Hoi An to educate primary school kids on heritage
A 150-page heritage education document set will be included in the curriculum for students at primary schools in Hoi An city of the central province of Quang Nam from the 2021-22 academic year.  
President Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum to be closed for maintenance
The Mausoleum of President Ho Chi Minh and the Monument to War Heroes and Martyrs in Hanoi will be closed to the public from June 11 to August 11 for periodic maintenance this year.    
Exhibition honours typical examples following President Ho Chi Minh’s lifestyle
Over 200 documents, articles and objectives featuring 131 typical examples in all fields are being showcased at an exhibition which officially opened at the Ho Chi Minh Museum in Hanoi on June 3.
Vietnam’s Pho culture   (Jun 04, 2021)
Vietnam’s Pho culture
For many Vietnamese, Pho is much more than just noodle soup. From street vendors to luxurious restaurants, Pho has become the national dish of Vietnam. The history of pho is saturated in tradition and echoes the history of Vietnam and its culture.
Photo contest to honour Việt Nam’s cultural heritage
A photo contest aiming to honour Việt Nam’s cultural heritage has opened for entries from all comers.
Tiên Sơn Cave, a hidden gem in Phong Nha – Kẻ Bàng complex
Tiên Sơn Cave belongs to the Phong Nha – Kẻ Bàng tourist complex that comprises natural scenic spots in the central province of Quảng Bình. It is now on the list to be recommended to UNESCO for recognition as a World Heritage Site.
Uncle Hồ’s memorial space opens at Children Cultural House
 A memorial space themed "Uncle Hồ with Children" has opened at the HCM City Children Cultural House.
“Story of Pottery” retells history of traditional craft
A series of cultural activities entitled “Story of Pottery” are underway to introduce some craft villages in Hanoi and other places. The event will run through the end of this month.
German Press Agency highlights 11 tourist destinations in Vietnam
German news agency Deutsche Presse-Agentur (DPA) has run an article introducing 11 most attractive tourist destinations in Vietnam.
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