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March 8, 2012 – 4:36 am |

Hai Van is the highest pass in Vietnam.  It is fill of perilous obstacles and the last spur of the Truong Son range reaching to the sea. Hai Van pass lies on national highway 1A …

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The Taste

March 25, 2012 – 3:46 pm |
nem Hanoi (spring role)

Vietnamese cuisine is as vital to the country’s heritage as Halong Bay. That’s why I, a chef from Bretagne in France, am working to raise awareness of its rich history and flavour.
I have lived in …

Major activities in Hue Festival 2012

March 15, 2012 – 3:42 pm |
Ao Dai Festival - Hue

Hue Festival 2012, an International scale Festival, is 7th celebration in Thua Thien Hue, a highlight of Vietnam Tourism Year 2012.
Hue Festival has continued reproduction of many unique royal festivals, colorful festivals and community cultural …

Spring Celebrations

March 6, 2012 – 4:58 pm |

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

In Vietnam, spring is the time for traditional festivals. Thai A reports on this fun-filled season
Spring without village festivals would be like the Tet holidays without banh chung (square rice cakes). Although the sun is …

Nha Trang – Underwater World

March 6, 2012 – 3:50 pm |

Renown as one of the most beautiful beaches in the world, Nha Trang attracts hundreds of thousands of visitors every year from around the world. In addition to the many tour choices to islands and …

Ceramic Travels

March 6, 2012 – 5:06 am |

Pottery is a traditional handicraft that started in Vietnam in the stone age. The epicenters of ceramic art are mainly located along rivers. Follow as two pottery enthusiasts trek to some of vietnam’s ancient ceramic …

Tea Time

March 5, 2012 – 4:39 am |

 
While coffee shops abound in Vietnam, green tea remains the beverage of choice. Let’s  discusses Vietnam’s traditional tea culture.
In Vietnam, tea is more than a refreshing beverage. It is a tool of communication and faith. …