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Restoration of Nguyen Dynasty’s Kien Trung Palace starts
The restoration and upgrade of Kien Trung Palace in the Hue Imperial Citadel (Dai Noi) began on February 16th in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue.
Firecracker procession festival kicks off in Bac Ninh
11:12 09/02/2019
The Dong Ky firecracker procession festival - one of the 15 national intangible cultural heritages recognised in 2016, opened in Tu Son district in the northern province of Bac Ninh on February 8th, attracting thousands of locals and visitors.
Bac Giang hosts Culture Tourism Week
11:12 09/02/2019
The northern province of Bac Giang will host a Culture - Tourism Week from February 14th to 20th with a theme ‘Discover Sacred Land in Tay Yen Tu’.
Bac Ninh preserves and develops Quan Ho folk songs
11:12 09/02/2019
Quan Ho love duet singing has been recognised by UNESCO as an intangible cultural heritage. Bac Ninh province has made efforts to preserve the art to implement commitments to UNESCO on conservation and development of Quan Ho.
Numerous festivals celebrate lunar New Year
11:03 09/02/2019
Diverse festivals will take place according to customs and habits across Vietnam in the upcoming festival season of the lunar new year. This is the way local people preserve the historical and cultural traditions of their homeland.
Hanoi: Various activities invite visitors to Spring Book Street
10:31 08/02/2019
A wide range of activities are being held in a Lunar New Year (Tet) celebrating programme that kicked off on the December 19th Book Street in Hanoi on February 7th.
Vietnamese – style coffee space to open in Italy
12:29 07/02/2019
A Vietnamese-style coffee shop will be opened soon in Turin, the capital city of Italy’s northern region of Piemonte, the Honorary Consular of Vietnam in Turin Sandra Scagliotti said at a recent gathering on the occasion of the Vietnamese traditional Lunar New Year festival (Tet).
Dien pomelo - a Hanoi speciality
10:05 06/02/2019
With its unique fragrance and sweetness, Dien pomelo, grown in Phu Dien ward, Bac Tu Liem district, Hanoi, is a precious gift for the Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday.
Dak Lak: Mural Street wows highlands visitors
09:59 06/02/2019
Tay Nguyen mural street in Buon Ma Thuot city, the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak, has become an attractive destination for many local residents and visitors.
Cultural activities and entertainment on Tet holidays 2019
10:28 03/02/2019
A lot of interesting cultural activities and entertainment will take place in provinces and cities nationwide during the Tet holidays of the Lunar New Year 2019.