NDO – The Vietnam International Travel Mart 2017 (VITM) welcomed around 3,000 businesses and approximately 61,000 visitors during the four-day event, announced the event’s organising board at the closing ceremony in Hanoi on April 9. (Apr 10, 2017)
NDO – More than 650 travel agencies, restaurants, providers of tourism services and tourism promotion centres from 25 countries and territories and 43 cities and provinces across Vietnam are participating in the Vietnam International Travel Mart (VITM) 2017, which officially opened in Hanoi on April 6.
NDO/VNA – A palanquin procession and ritual offerings were held on April 4 with the participation of five communes in the northern province of Phu Tho to honour the Hung Kings, the legendary founders of the Vietnamese nation.
NDO/VNA – The northern province of Phu Tho held rituals on April 2 (the sixth day of the third lunar month) to commemorate the death anniversary of the nation’s legendary Great Father Lac Long Quan and pay an incense tribute to the Great Mother Au Co.
NDO/VNA – Hundreds of local people and tourists flocked to the “Le Khao Le The Linh Hoang Sa” (Feast and Commemoration Festival for Hoang Sa Soldiers) ceremony in Ly Son island district in the central province of Quang Ngai on April 2.
The province of Quang Ninh is famous for its scenery, its people and its culture, but not many people know about a unique dish that can only be found in the northern locality. The special seafood dish is called Sai Sung or Sa Sung (sea peanut-worms), just another reason why one should not turn down a trip to Quang Ninh.
NDO – Numerous celebratory activities are taking place in northern Phu Tho Province from April 1 to 6 (fifth day to the tenth day of the third lunar month) to commemorate the Hung Kings, the legendary founders of Van Lang – the first known State of Vietnam.
NDO – Xuan Truong district People’s Committee in Nam Dinh province held a ceremony to receive the Prime Minister’s certificate of merit recognising Keo pagoda in Hanh Thien village, Xuan Hong commune as a special national relic site.