Category Archives: Vietnam culture

Dong Ho painting seeks UNESCO’s recognition

The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has decided to add Dong Ho folk woodcut painting to the list of cultural heritages of Vietnam, that seek UNESCO’s recognition as world cultural heritage in 2012-2016. While waiting for the government’s approval, … Continue reading

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Ho Dynasty Citadel officially recognized as World Cultural Heritage

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) on June 16 officially recognized Vietnam’s Ho Dynasty Citadel as the World Cultural Heritage. Mr. Eric Falt, UNESCO Assistance Director General for External Affairs and Public Information, presented the certificate to … Continue reading

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Vang Pheo Hamlet in Lai Chau

Vang Pheo Hamlet located in Muong So Commune, Phong Tho District, Lai Chau Province is the home of the White Thai ethnic group. With dreamlike scenery of high mountains and wild forests together with hospitable people, the place attracts many … Continue reading

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Chau Giang – The brocade village

Chau Giang Brocade is a perfect combination between traditional and modern specialties that today has found its’ own name in the domestic market, and many customers abroad. Located in Tan Chau District, An Giang Province, Chau Giang Village has been … Continue reading

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Home-stay Tour in Stilt Houses

For the Thai people in Tay Bac (the northwest region in Vietnam), “home-stay guest in stilt house” refers to distinguished guests from far hamlets who visit their houses. However, “home-stay guest in stilt house” means a unique tourism product for … Continue reading

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Plough Casting of Mong Ethnic People

Plough Casting of Mong Ethnic People.

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H’Mong or Mong Ethnic Group

The Mong is the largest ethnic group of seventeen ethnics community in Dong Van karst plateau Geopark. Mong people in Ha Giang province is similar to that in some northen mountainous border Viet Nam -China originated from China, then migrated … Continue reading

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