Visiting Cu Chi Tunnels

Visiting Cu Chi Tunnels

NDO – Cu Chi Tunnels, about 70 km northwest of downtown Ho Chi Minh City, are a "wonder" in the ground, recognised as a symbol of the Vietnamese guerrilla resistant war against invaders. (Apr 25, 2019 11:10:30)


Unique sitting tug-of-war game in Tran Vu temple

  Apr 07, 2019 16:09:13
NDO – The sitting tug-of-war game, a folk game during the festivals and rituals at Tran Vu temple in Thach Ban ward, Long Bien district, in Hanoi, was added to the UNESCO Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity. 

Garlic season in Ly Son

  Apr 05, 2019 21:52:27
NDO - Arriving in Ly Son Island, Quang Ngai province in the last days of March, visitors can feel the lively atmosphere of the "kingdom" of garlic during the only harvest season of the year. 

Visiting Hon Khoi salt field in Khanh Hoa province

  Apr 01, 2019 16:37:06
NDO – Covering hundreds of hectares in Ninh Hoa town, Khanh Hoa province, Hon Khoi is one of the largest salt fields in Vietnam. Visiting the area early in the morning, tourists can admire the stunning sunrise. 

2019 Japanese cherry blossom festival opens in Hanoi

  Mar 30, 2019 10:59:52
NDO – The Japan cherry blossom festival - Hanoi 2019 opened at the King Ly Thai To Flower Garden in Hanoi on the evening of March 29, featuring various unique cultural and artistic performances by both nations. 

Lang Sang – Son La province’s terminal village

  Mar 29, 2019 18:24:34
NDO – Lang Sang Village is a village of the Mong people at Hang Dong commune, Bac Yen district, Son La province. Located in the core zone of Ta Xua Nature Reserve in Son La province, Lang Sang is a beautiful land with beauty combined with majestic mountains and pristine primeval forest. 

Da Nang city bright with colourful flowers in March

  Mar 28, 2019 11:45:09
NDO – During these days of March, Da Nang city is wearing a ‘colourful new shirt’ with various beautiful flowers, creating a fascinating scene. 

Young volunteers

  Mar 27, 2019 13:44:15
NDO - Volunteer youth movement has left many bold imprints of youth across the country through activities such as ‘Border spring-Island Tet’ programme, ‘Youth for Homeland Sea and Islands’ programme, and ‘Exam Season Support’ programme. The image of the blue-shirts of young volunteers has become familiar to every Vietnamese citizen. 

Singapore Festival attracts Hanoians

  Mar 25, 2019 13:04:37
NDO - The Singapore Tourism Board and the Singaporean Embassy in Vietnam organised the Singapore Festival 2019, the first of its kind, at the pedestrian street around Hoan Kiem Lake, right in the heart of Hanoi. The festival took place on March 23 and 24, with various activities like fashion shows, installation art, music performances and street food. The event contributed to bringing Singapore closer to the people of Hanoi and help Vietnamese get a better understanding of the unique experiences found only in Singapore. 

Vietnamese cuisine at International Gastronomy Village in Paris

  Mar 23, 2019 11:13:28
NDO – The fourth "International Gastronomy Village" with the participation of more than 40 countries, including Vietnam, Thailand, the Philippines, Russia and France, is taking place from March 21 to 24, at Trocadero Garden, in Paris. The event introduces the culinary culture and unique foods of countries. 

Visiting Da Lat in springtime

  Mar 19, 2019 13:16:40
NDO - Da Lat is beautiful in all four seasons and always ready to welcome tourists. The spring-like weather in the city of "thousand flowers" is the most attractive for visitors to enjoy gentle warm sunshine in the daytime and mild cold at night. In spring, the hill town really turns into a "paradise" of flowers. Flowers are everywhere, from parks to streets and even the red soil paths between villages. Spring is also the right time to find your own places to share and save beautiful memories with your friends and families. 

Hanoi’s streets dotted with bombax flowers

  Mar 15, 2019 16:10:09
NDO – As March comes with dry weather and sunshine, Hanoi’s busy streets are dotted with the red colour of 'hoa gao' (bombax flowers), creating attractive scenery for both locals and visitors.  

A house of love and compassion

  Mar 14, 2019 13:29:53
NDO – Vietnam Friendship Village is the home to children affected by Agent Orange. Despite of their disadvantages, the children at the village receive much love and compassion from their teachers and parents, providing them with a life full of joy and happiness. 

Life in northern Vietnam through lenses of Belgian travel photographer

  Mar 10, 2019 10:43:02
NDO - Belgian travel photographer Kevin Faingnaert recently spent time traveling through northern Vietnam, soaking in the atmosphere of this Southeast Asian gem. 

Quang Ba night flower-market bustles on International Women’s Day

  Mar 08, 2019 12:11:41
NDO – Quang Ba flower night market, the largest wholesale market proving fresh flowers in Hanoi, became busier as usual this morning, with the celebration of International Women's Day, March 8.