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Taming and Racing Elephants in Jun Hamlet

Taming and Racing Elephants in Jun Hamlet

21/04/2017 12:43 GMT+7

Like other hamlets in the Central Highlands, Jun has for years had the tradition of taming elephants and organsing its traditional elephant race.
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Nghia Dan Sunflowers Valley Attracts Beauty Seekers

Nghia Dan Sunflowers Valley Attracts Beauty Seekers

31/01/2017 10:42 GMT+7

Since 2010, sunflowers have been growing in an area of nearly 100ha in Phu Quy Plateau (Nghia Dan, Nghe An). The sunflower field has become an attractive destination for tourists and  is regarded as the biggest sunflower field in the country.


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Grasshopper Catching Season

Grasshopper Catching Season

02/01/2017 11:44 GMT+7

During the harvest season, people on the outskirts of Hanoi are not only busy during the day harvesting their crops but also go to the fields at night to catch grasshoppers. The insect is regarded as a nutritious and intriguing dish and recently has become food much sought after. 
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Charming Venice

Charming Venice

27/11/2016 22:43 GMT+7

Venice is one of the most charming cities in the world. It was founded in the 5th century in the northeast of Italy with 118 small islands which are connected by 444 bridges spanning 175 canals. The whole city is an extraordinary architectural masterpiece in which even the smallest building contains works by some of the world’s greatest artists such as Giorgione, Titian, Tintoretto, Veronese and others.
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BinhThuan Where I Live

“BinhThuan, Where I Live”

21/11/2016 07:09 GMT+7

The 50 best photographs selected from more than 200 works in the photography book entitled “BinhThuan, Where I Live” by photojournalist Huu Thanh, which are exhibited at Pandanus Resort in the province of Binh Thuan, depict the peaceful land and friendly and hospitable people of BinhThuan.
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Ngoc Hoang Pagoda

Ngoc Hoang Pagoda

29/10/2016 06:57 GMT+7

Ngoc Hoang (Jade Emperor) Pagoda is famous in Ho Chi Minh City for a set of about 100 statues made from cardboard that depicts a meeting of genies with the Jade Emperor. It has now become a favorite destination of tourists.  During his recent official visit to Vietnam, US President Barack Obama visited this pagoda. 
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The 4th Golden Moment Photo Contest  Honours Excellent Press Photos

The 4th “Golden Moment” Photo Contest Honours Excellent Press Photos

05/10/2016 17:15 GMT+7

The 4th “Golden Moment” Photo Contest attracted the participation of photographers and photojournalists nationwide with works reflecting hot issues of the country which have had a great influence on society.
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Nam Dinh Textile Plant To be Moved

Nam Dinh Textile Plant To be Moved

18/09/2016 11:12 GMT+7

After 110 years, Nam Dinh Textile Plant must be moved to Hoa Xa Industrial Park to ensure environmental protection. However, the image of a plant that was once the biggest in Indochina still exists in the mind of many generations of Nam Dinh residents..
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