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Vietnam Weather in September

Vietnam Weather in September

September is another transitional month in Vietnam when the weather keeps changing in each part of the country.  If the South is steady in the hot weather with rainy conditions and dene humidity, the Central regions get the increase on wet weather, especially towards the end of month when rain is expected to become more […] Read More
Conical Hat - National Headgear and Symbol of Vietnam

Conical Hat - National Headgear and Symbol of Vietnam

Vietnamese conical palm-leaf hat (Non La), along with the graceful silk “Ao Dai”, is a sort of informal Vietnamese national symbol recognized worldwide. Conical hats have long been the community’s traditional product and they are marketed throughout the country. However, people in each region of Vietnam make their own headgear to suit different weather conditions […] Read More
Vietnam Weather in July

Vietnam Weather in July

With a variety in terms of weather, July has the similar characteristics as June. Both ends of the country (North and South) are in the midst of the monsoon wet seasons, while the Central remains hot and predominantly dry with the odd light shower expected. Its beaches are still the country’s main draw in July. […] Read More
Holidays and Observances in Vietnam

Holidays and Observances in Vietnam

Public holidays in Vietnam are regulated by Vietnamese Labor Laws and there are 10 days of public holiday per year at the time of this article published (from 2021, there will be 11 days). Some holidays are based on the Gregorian calendar and some based on the lunar calendar which means that they are not […] Read More
Tran Temple's Royal Seal Opening Ceremony

Tran Temple's Royal Seal Opening Ceremony

Royal Seal Opening Ceremony is an important ritual held annually at the Tran Temple Complex in Nam Dinh Province. This is one of the biggest traditional festivals in the country and attracts thousands of pilgrims and visitors nationwide. In this article, Vietnam Travel reveals the meaning and importance of this unique festival in Vietnamese cultural […] Read More
Popular Vietnamese Drinks

Popular Vietnamese Drinks

Not many people know that Vietnamese drinks are as diverse and mouth-watering as its cuisine. Located in the tropical monsoon climate region, Vietnam luckily possesses the beverages with great flavor that can satisfy even the difficult drinkers. Drinking session is considered as an indispensable part of Vietnamese daily lives. Whether it’s meeting friends for a […] Read More
A O Show - Traditional Vietnamese Culture Show

A O Show - Traditional Vietnamese Culture Show

A O Show, one of a must-see shows in Hoian and Saigon, is a unique merge of bamboo circus, acrobatics acts, contemporary dance, traditional Vietnamese music and theatrical visual art. The name “A O” derives from “Lang Pho” which means village and city. The show stands out on the contrast between the charming beauty and […] Read More
My Village Show - Lang Toi by Lune Production

My Village Show - Lang Toi by Lune Production

My Village Show, or known as “Lang Toi” Show in Vietnamese, is a delicate combination between tradition and innovation, where poetic beauty of village life in Northern Vietnam is presented under a new bamboo circus approach. Farming, building activities, traditional games, and lifestyle of villagers are recreated by ancestral bamboo props, breathtaking circus performances and […] Read More
Flowers in Vietnam

Flowers in Vietnam

Flowers in Vietnam typically grow quite well thanks to country’s tropical climate. In general, they are vibrant, fragrant and visually stunning, and come in a diversity of shapes, sizes and colors. From spring to winter, there are various kinds of flowers blooming throughout Vietnam, which creates irresistibly beautiful sceneries and sometimes is the main reason […] Read More
Ba Dinh Square

Ba Dinh Square

Located in front of the famous Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, Ba Dinh Square is one of the popular historical relic sites in all Hanoi City Tours’ itineraries. It is a place to recognize many important landmarks in Vietnamese history, especially on September 2nd, 1945, the President of the Provisional Revolutionary Government of Vietnam Democratic Republic […] Read More