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Unique Gemstone Market in Hanoi

Unique Gemstone Market in Hanoi

20/08/2017 11:59 GMT+7

To buy gemstones or jewelry, one often thinks of having to go to a luxury shop in malls or shopping centres. Now, however, they can buy quality products at a little market in Hanoi.
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Colours of San Thang Kermis

Colours of San Thang Kermis

19/05/2017 09:30 GMT+7

San Thang kermis is the largest in Lai Chau province. It is not only the place for exchanging commodities, but also the rendezvous of the Dao, Mong, Thai, Giay and Lu ethnic people from the districts of Tam Duong, Phong Tho and Lai Chau city.

 
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Amateur Actors KeepTuong Alive

Amateur Actors KeepTuong Alive

13/05/2017 16:46 GMT+7

For years, Tuong has played an important role in the spiritual life of Tho Ha villagers. Tuong performances are an integral part of the village’s festival which is held annually from January 20-22 of the lunar calendar to commemorate Dao Tri Tien, the village’s pottery craft founder and patron saint.
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Huong Pagoda - A Must-See Destination in Spring

Huong Pagoda - A “Must-See” Destination in Spring

21/04/2017 12:44 GMT+7

Huong (Perfume) pagoda is well-known as not only a religious site, but also a great sight-seeing spot in the country. During its festival, the nation’s most elaborate one, which lasts from the beginning of January to the end of March of the lunar calendar, the pagoda attracts millions of pilgrims and visitors.
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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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