Cherry blossoms brighten Da Lat city

Cherry blossoms brighten Da Lat city

NDO – After the time of hibernation in winter has passed, the Mai Anh Dao (Prunus Cesacoides) cherry blossoms are brightening Da Lat city. Many streets in the city, as well as the grounds of numerous old buildings, are illuminated with the pink colour of the flowers. (15 hours ago)


Dong Ky village spring festival

  Feb 10, 2019 15:22:39
NDO – The spring festival of Dong Ky village in Tu Son district in the northern province of Bac Ninh opens on the fourth day of the first lunar month and always attracts a large crowd of locals and visitors. The ancient Dong Ky village was well known for its large firecracker contest. Dong Ky village festival now features firecracker procession rituals, recalling the old tradition and praying for prosperity. Today, the Dong Ky spring festival still preserves many unique folk customs, becoming an attractive destination during the spring days. 

Flower Road draws thousands to Can Tho city

  Feb 09, 2019 12:04:18
NDO – Located across Vo Van Tan and Nguyen Thai Hoc streets, a 300-metre flower road in Can Tho city is taking place for visitors and residents from February 1 to 9. This year, Can Tho flower road features 80,000 fresh flower pots with a variety of species, from flower villages such as Sa Dec, Ben Tre, and Da Lat. The flower road attracts thousands of domestic and international tourists. 

Hanoians flock the streets to enjoy vibrant Tet atmosphere

  Feb 07, 2019 11:22:49
NDO – The favourable weather in the early days of the Lunar New Year (Tet) 2019, the Year of the Pig, encourages a lot of Hanoians and tourists to flock to the streets to enjoy the festive atmosphere in a new spring. 

Vietnamese community in Japan, France welcomes Lunar New Year

  Feb 06, 2019 16:38:32
NDO – Overseas Vietnamese community in Japan and France have held a number of activities and ceremonies to welcome the Tet (Lunar New Year) festival. 

Sparkling fireworks light up Hanoi sky as lunar New Year 2019 turns

  Feb 05, 2019 15:08:26
NDO – On the midnight of February 4, thousands of Hanoi city dwellers and visitors flocked to the city’s downtown to admire a spectacular firework display at the Sword Lake and celebrate the joyous moment of transitioning from the Year of the Dog to the Year of the Pig. 

Hanoi vibrant on last day of lunar year 2018

  Feb 04, 2019 16:44:25
NDO – Hanoi today is excited to wait for the Lunar New Year but also a bit nostalgic on the last day of the current lunar year. At the end of the lunar year 2019, Hanoians just want to hurry up to complete their unfinished work, but also want to slowly enjoy the last hours before the New Year. 

The trains return to the roots

  Feb 04, 2019 14:29:44
NDO – On the last trains of the old lunar year, passengers, whether busy or relaxed, all turn their hearts to the same place - the homeland. 

Highland market busy ahead of Tet

  Feb 03, 2019 17:40:24
NDO – In the highlands in Lao Cai province, the border markets are always crowded and colourful with various flowers, fruits and dong leaves, as locals are busy trading to prepare for the upcoming Lunar New Year (Tet). 

Colourful Hanoi brilliantly celebrates Tet, Party’s founding anniversary

  Feb 03, 2019 16:31:55
NDO – In recent days, Hanoi has become vibrant and colourful with flags, banners and flowers to welcome the Lunar New Year (Tet) and celebrate the 89th founding anniversary of the Communist Party of Vietnam. 

Hang Luoc flower market ahead Tet

  Feb 02, 2019 16:06:38
NDO –The hundred-year-old Hang Luoc flower market in inner Hanoi has become more crowded and bustling with the colours of hundred types of spring flowers before the fast approaching Tet holidays. 

Hanoi: Peach blossoms in bloom to greet Tet festival

  Feb 02, 2019 12:02:52
NDO – Peach blossoms in flower gardens across Hanoi are now in bloom under the gentle sunlight as the Tet (lunar New Year) festival is just around the corner. 

Vietnamese community in Russia makes chung cake for Tet

  Feb 02, 2019 11:09:54
NDO – The Vietnamese Embassy in Russia(local time) gathered overseas Vietnamese in the host country to make chung cake on January 31, to welcome Tet (Lunar New Year) and strengthen the links between overseas Vietnamese and representative offices. 

“Old Spring Features” in the heart of Hanoi’s Old Quarter

  Jan 30, 2019 12:14:47
NDO – Visiting the Hanoi’s Old Quarter in the days nearing the Tet holiday, visitors can find the atmosphere of the old Tet with familiar images, with banh chung (square glutinous rice cake), with image of ‘ong do’ (calligrapher) writing nice words in calligraphy, to he (toy figurines made from glutinous rice powder) or folk Tet paintings; the rich and civilized beauty during Tet holiday of Vietnamese lifestyle.