Ta Dung Nature Reserve in the Central Highlands province of Dak Nong is nicknamed the Central Highland’s Ha Long Bay as it is home to dozens of islands. 

Banh troi ready for "Han Thuc" Festival
4/18/2018 10:35:08 AM (GMT+7)
 Vietnamese people prepare "banh troi" and "banh chay" (white sticky rice balls) to offer the Buddha and ancestors on the "Han Thuc" (Cold Food) Festival which falls on the third of the lunar March. 

Discovering Vietnam’s archaeological treasures
4/16/2018 3:46:34 PM (GMT+7)
The achievements of Vietnamese archaeologists in the past 60 years are on display at the special exhibition titled “Treasures of Vietnam’s archaeology,” held until July this year at the Hanoi-based Vietnam National Museum of History.

Poetic beauty of Non Nuoc Cao Bang Geopark
4/13/2018 12:33:14 PM (GMT+7)
Non Nuoc Cao Bang Geopark in the northern border province of Cao Bang was recognised as a global geopark by the UNESCO Global Geoparks Council in Paris on April 12.

Preparations for Hanoi boat racing festival
4/13/2018 8:15:00 AM (GMT+7)
 Boat racing festival in Dam Village in Bac Tu Liem District, Hanoi, is scheduled to be held on April 23-25, attracting the participation of hundreds of local men. 

Stunning view of Bo Da ancient pagoda in Bac Giang
4/7/2018 12:07:00 PM (GMT+7)
Bo Da Pagoda, sitting at the north foot of Phuong Hoang mountain in Tien Son commune, Bac Giang's Viet Yen district is among the few pagodas preserving intact its Vietnamese ancient architecture.

Snow white Easter lilies blanket Hanoi streets
4/7/2018 8:20:00 AM (GMT+7)
The delicate flowers of Liliumlongiflorum, or Easter lilies, are in full bloom on every corner of Hanoi’s streets in the early days of April.

Unique five-thousand year old fossil reef found in Vietnam
4/4/2018 4:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
For the first time in Vietnam, specialists have discovered a cemetery of fossilised coral reef more than 5,000 years old on Quang Ngai province’s Ly Son Island. 

Buckwheat flowers bring a sparkle to Hanoi
4/4/2018 4:15:00 PM (GMT+7)
In recent days, young Hanoians have been gathering at Thach Cau Street in Hanoi to admire the Tam Giac Mach (buckwheat) flowers, which are usually only seen in Ha Giang province.

Honey harvesting season in Hung Yen
4/3/2018 1:38:11 PM (GMT+7)
 Households in the northern province of Hung Yen are busy harvesting honey.

The art of making wooden fish in Hue
4/3/2018 10:45:35 AM (GMT+7)
Crafting wooden fish, a wooden percussion instrument in temples, has become an integral part of a small village in Thuy Xuan ward, Hue city.

"White gold" on the roof
3/31/2018 7:50:00 AM (GMT+7)
Garlic - Ly Son’s famous specialty - is considered as "white gold". At harvest time, the "white gold" is dried everywhere. The rooftops are used to expose garlic to the sun on the island.

March ablaze with flush of bombax ceiba blossom
3/29/2018 4:12:22 PM (GMT+7)
Flowering bombax ceiba or red silk cotton trees are a common sight around northern Vietnamese villages in March, as locals are swept up in an air of nostalgia for the bliss of childhood in their hometown.