HCM City agrees to set up tourism department The HCM City administration has approved a decision to set up a Tourism Department effective October 16.
The first month of the lunar calendar after Tet has traditionally been seen as a month of festivals, but one cultural researcher says that, while this may have been appropriate for an agrarian society, it does not mesh well with...
Despite the inclement rainy weather, thousands of people are flockingto Hanoi's PhucTho stadium to attend a buffalo fighting festival – the first of its kind in the capital city.
A traditional buffalo fighting festival took place in Ham Yen district in the northern mountainous province of Tuyen Quang on February 10.
Hanoi's water puppetry theatre makes Asian Book of RecordsThe Thang Long Water Puppetry Theatre in Hanoi has made the Asian Book of Records as the only Asian theatre performing water puppet shows all 365 days of the.
Vietnam's largest ever Xoe dance, expected to involve 2,000 artists, will be held in Yen Bai province's Nghia Lo town stadium on September 29.
September is the time of many special cultural festivals in Vietnam such as the Mid-Autumn festival, the Mong pan-pine festival in Ha Giang or the buffalo fighting festival in Do Son, Haiphong.
The Do Son buffalo fighting festival in the northern port city of Haiphong was officially recognized as a national intangible cultural heritage on September 12 during the celebration of the National Tourism Year of Red River...
Buffalo fighting festival recognised as intangible cultural heritageThe Do Son buffalo fighting festival in the northern port city of Hai Phong will be recognised as a national intangible cultural heritage on Thursday when the...
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