traditional craft villages
EVENTS SCHEDULED FOR OCTOBER 10-20 (daily updated)

17:21 10/10/2014

Piano Recital with Boris Schönleber from BerlinSun 19 Oct 2014, 8 pmGoethe Institut56-58 Nguyễn Thái HọcBa Đình, Hà NộiProgram of the piano recitalRichard Wagner (1813-1883) | Piano Sonata WWV 85 for Mathilde WesendonckRichard...

Hanoi sets off fireworks to celebrate Liberation Day

12:30 10/10/2014

The capital Hanoi will let off fireworks at 9pm on October 10 to celebrate the 60th anniversary of its Liberation Day.

Craft village tourism festival marks Hanoi Liberation Day

20:04 08/10/2014

The annual Hanoi Traditional Craft Village Tourism Festival will be held at Quan Ngua Sports Palace from October 9 to 12, in celebration of the 60th anniversary of Hanoi's Liberation Day.

Hanoi undertakes efforts to attract more visitors

09:11 26/09/2014

Hanoi's tourism sector is taking a wide range of measures, including increasing the number of services on offer, improving the quality of services, and boosting links with other localities in an effort to lure more holiday-makers...

Hue renews efforts to boost tourism

13:12 09/09/2014

While Hue is offering discount tour packages in an attempt to lure visitors during the low season, more should be invested in the programme to ensure its success.

Photos: Fishing net, boat-making villages busy in flood season

10:16 06/09/2014

Every year, when the flood season comes in the southwestern region, the traditional craft villages that make fishing nets, boats, fishing tackles and hooks are busy serving fishermen.

Mid-Autumn Festival delights tourists in Hanoi

11:47 25/08/2014

International visitors to Hanoi are in high-spirits, captivated by the activities of street vendors, as they scurry about making preparations for the upcoming traditional Mid-Autumn Festival.

Craft villages an untapped goldmine for tourism

12:08 22/08/2014

Forty-nine of the country's 52 traditional craft villages are located in the Hanoi vicinity and share vast potential for tourism development, highly dependent on niche marketing and improved infrastructure.

Hanoi seeks to revive craft villages

18:44 10/08/2014

The capital has outlined a plan to restore traditional craft villages, which are rapidly disappearing.

Ao Dai collections to shine at Temple of Literature

12:37 01/08/2014

As many as 250 traditional Vietnamese dresses (Ao Dai) by famous Vietnamese designers will be introduced at a festival to take place at Hanoi's Temple of Literature on October 10.


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