Hanoi cherry blossom festival in 2019 (Source: CPV)

According to Hanoi city People’s Committee, diverse Vietnamese - Japanese cultural exchanges will be held. Visitors will enjoy the beauty of the typical Japanese flower and try their hand at the country’s tea ceremony, kimono traditional dress, calligraphy, photos of festivals and landscapes, along with technology applications in service of the daily life.

Along with Vietnamese traditional arts, there will be many performances of Japanese arts like yosokoi dance, kimono shows and karate martial arts.

Since 2016, the festival has become an annual cultural event, contributing to promoting exchanges and cooperation in all aspects between Vietnam - Japan in general and Hanoi - Japan in particular, thus enhancing two-way cooperate in the fields of culture, health care, education, tourism, economy and environment./.

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