The Ha Nhi have many important ceremonies each year including the Lunar New Year festival, forest worship, and crop blessing rite.
In Viet Nam, winged yam is a very familiar food, and the soup cooked from winged yam is definitely a favorable dish with most Vietnamese people.
There is a wonderful gem hidden in the famous Phong Nha - Ke Bang National Park in Quang Binh Province.
In Hai Duong province, Cuong Xa pagoda is a major religious center with unique architecture. The pagoda has become a popular destination for religious followers and tourists.
In the past, tourists spent a lot traveling from Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) to Phu Quy Island off mainland Binh Thuan Province on the south-central coast. Now they need around VND1 million (US$45) each for a perfect two-day weekend trip to this exotic island.
Nai Market, a hidden charm of the south-central coast province of Ninh Thuan, is located in Ninh Hai District, 10km away from Phan Rang City.
My cousin, Nguyen Thanh Tra, who’s finicky by nature, kept going back and forth about places to visit. According to her, there’s nothing but trees in the mountains and there’s nothing to do on the beach except play in the water.
Rice balls sweet soup (or 'che troi nuoc' in Vietnamese) is one of popular traditional Vietnamese food consisting of balls made from green bean paste wrapped in a shell made of glutinous rice flour.
The Con Son relic site in Chi Linh district, Hai Duong province is closely associated with many well-known Vietnamese figures such as Tran Nguyen Dan, Huyen Quang and Nguyen Trai, a national hero and world cultural figure.
When summer comes with rain, the Truong Son Mountain Range area in the nation’s central region becomes home to different species of frog and toad.
Boasting historic-cultural values as well as gorgeous landscapes, Triem Tay village in Dien Ban town, the central coastal province of Quang Nam has great potential for sustainable eco-tourism.
About 90km from Phan Thiet and 300km from Ho Chi Minh City, Co Thach beach in Tuy Phong district, Binh Thuan province, is a must-see destination with its pristine beauty, colorful stones and clear water.