Xoi Xeo  - a popular sticky rice in Hanoi

Xoi Xeo - a popular sticky rice in Hanoi

There is nowhere in Vietnam that so many types of sticky rice- or “xoi” present like they do in Hanoi. But standing out among the various kinds, “xoi xeo” is not only creative art with a sophisticated combination of ingredients and color but the sophistication even leaks out to its odd name. (Mar 23, 2019 18:30:31)


Vietnam, India enhance tourism promotion

  Mar 20, 2019 16:40:38
NDO – A seminar was organised by the Consulate General of India in Ho Chi Minh City on March 20 to introduce exciting Indian cultural, tourism and food experiences, as well as its beautiful natural landscapes to the local public, while enhancing tourism promotion and cooperation between Vietnam and India. 

Da Nang International Firework Festival to feature eight countries

  Mar 20, 2019 11:40:33
NDO – The 2019 Da Nang International Firework Festival (DIFF), themed ‘Stories by the Rivers’, will take place from June 1 to July 6, featuring the participation of eight countries. 

Various attractive activities to start National Tourism Year

  Mar 19, 2019 16:31:30
NDO – A wide variety of cultural and tourism attractive activities will be held nationwide during the summer in response to the 2019 National Tourism Year. 

Over 100,000 visitors attend Ao dai Festival in Ho Chi Minh City

  Mar 18, 2019 14:59:32
NDO – Over 100,000 people participated in activities at the Ao dai (Vietnamese traditional long dress) festival, the sixth of its kind, which concluded in Ho Chi Minh City on March 17. 

Vietnam’s culture, cuisine promoted in Algeria

  Mar 17, 2019 21:17:14
NDO/VNA – Vietnam’s culture and cuisine were introduced at the 2019 Algeria international charity bazaar underway in Algiers capital city from March 16 to 22. 

Eight northwestern provinces enhance tourism connectivity

  Mar 17, 2019 21:10:18
NDO/VNA – The expanded northwestern region welcomed more than 20 million tourists in 2018, including nearly 2 million foreigners, heard a conference in Dien Bien province’s Dien Bien Phu city on March 17. 

Poached Gobies and Galingale

  Mar 17, 2019 15:57:06
A trip to Dak Lak not only gives you a chance to enjoy the majestic scenery of forests and mountains or the interesting traditional festivals but it also provides you a chance to try the most distinctive cuisines which represent the land of Central Highlands region, one of which is the Poached Gobies and Galingale dish. 

Ban Flower Festival opens in Dien Bien

  Mar 17, 2019 15:48:55
NDO – The Ban (Bauhinia) Flower Festival 2019 officially kicked off at May 7 Square, in Dien Bien Phu City on March 16. 

Buon Ma Thuot Coffee Festival concludes

  Mar 17, 2019 15:41:51
NDO – The seventh Buon Ma Thuot Coffee 2019 wrapped up successfully in Buon Ma Thuot city in the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak on March 13. 

New tours linking Thanh Hoa and Laos’s Houaphanh launched

  Mar 16, 2019 18:05:13
NDO/VNA - Authorities in the central province of Thanh Hoa launched several new tours linking the province and neighbouring Houaphanh province in Laos on March 15. 

Ban flower festival 2019 kicks off in Son La

  Mar 16, 2019 11:34:52
NDO/VNA - The Ban Flower Festival 2019 – the popular spring flower festival of the north and northwestern regions, kicked off in the northwestern mountainous province of Son La on March 15. 

Festival offers promotional tourism products

  Mar 15, 2019 17:04:43
NDO – The first ever Promotion Tourism Festival - Travel Fest 2019, themed "Four-season tourism", officially opened at AEON Mall Long Bien in Hanoi on March 15.  

Traditional boat race in Dak Lak attracts crowds

  Mar 15, 2019 14:34:00
NDO – A traditional boat race was held on Lak lake, in the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak, on March 14 as part of activities held under the framework of the seventh ongoing Buon Ma Thuot Coffee Festival. 

French cuisine under spotlight in Vietnam

  Mar 15, 2019 13:08:22
NDO - The French gastronomy event, Goût de France 2019, is scheduled to take place in Ho Chi Minh City on March 21, featuring 2,500 French-style dinners, according to the French Consulate General in Ho Chi Minh City.