Beauty of Hue ancient capital

Beauty of Hue ancient capital

NDO - Hue ancient capital - a poetic land, a land of temples and tombs, where historical stories are still preserved. Until now, despite experiencing many ups and downs of history, Hue has maintained the portrait of a capital, upholding "A masterpiece of urban architecture", with hundreds of beautiful art works. (Jun 11, 2019 17:17:13)

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Tam Coc turns yellow in ripening rice season

  May 27, 2019 11:46:45
NDO – Located inside the UNESCO-recognised World Heritage site of the Trang An Scenic Landscape Complex in Ninh Binh province, Tam Coc tourist site impresses visitors with its majestic natural scenery, particularly in May each year when the rice paddies along the banks of the Ngo Dong river ripen. 

Exhibition on Doan Ngo festival opens in Hanoi

  May 25, 2019 12:55:28
NDO – An exhibition on the history of the Doan Ngo festival from past to present kicked off at the Thang Long - Hanoi Heritage Conservation Centre, in Hanoi, on May 24, as part of activities to celebrate the Doan Ngo festival and International Children’s Day (June 1). The event aims to help preserve traditional customs and educate the younger generation. 

Kayaking in UNESCO-recognised Ha Long bay

  May 22, 2019 19:21:32
NDO - Kayaking in Ha Long bay is one of the highlights during a tourists’ trip to the UNESCO-recognised World Natural Heritage Site. After spending time admiring the bay on the sun deck, visitors can row themselves to explore majestic cave systems, swim in the cool sea, and enjoy the natural scene to the fullest. 

H’mong people in Son La hanging around the downtown

  May 20, 2019 16:56:03
NDO – H’mong ethnic people live on the high mountains in Vietnam’s north-west provinces. They used to live quietly and closed off. Since the socio-economic situation in their living areas has been significantly developed and the traffic infrastructure has been improved, it has helped the H’mong people to enjoy a more prosperous life. 

Magnificent beauty of Tien cave in Quang Binh

  May 20, 2019 11:14:29
NDO – Located Cao Quang commune, Tuyen Hoa district, Quang Binh province, Tien (Fairy) cave possesses wild and majestic beauty with countless stalactite columns inside. 

Working under heat 40C

  May 19, 2019 15:50:56
NDO – During the hot and sunny days in Hanoi, key traffic projects are still being implemented by contractors to keep up with the schedule. 

People visit Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum on his birth anniversary

  May 18, 2019 12:29:52
NDO –Vietnamese people across the country have travelled to Hanoi over the past few days to pay tribute and show their gratitude to President Ho Chi Minh at his Mausoleum on the occasion of his 129th birth anniversary. 

Vietnam’s northwest region enters pouring-water season

  May 14, 2019 17:09:21
NDO - Terraced fields in Vietnam’s northwest region are entering pouring-water season this May, when farmers make the water run into their fields to start a new rice crop, bringing an awe-inspiring vista to the fields. 

Vesak 2019: Lanterns illuminate Tam Chuc in prayer for peace

  May 14, 2019 15:40:54
NDO - Colourful lanterns were lit up at the Tam Chuc Temple Buddhist Cultural Centre on the night of May 13 in a ritual to pray for peace as part of the UN Day of Vesak 2019 hosted by Vietnam. 

Hunting clouds on Ta Xua peak

  May 13, 2019 11:22:02
NDO – Ta Xua commune in Bac Yen district, Son la province, has risen to become an attractive tourist destination for adventure lovers by offering a breath-taking conquest of “the dinosaur spine” on the top of Ta Xua peak. 

Tam Chuc brightens up as UN Day of Vesak opens

  May 13, 2019 10:45:33
NDO - The UN Day of Vesak formally opened on May 12 at the Tam Chuc Temple Buddhist Cultural Complex, in Vietnam’s northern province of Ha Nam, with the attendance of PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc, the President of Myanmar, the Nepalese PM, the Indian Vice President and thousands of Vietnamese and foreign delegates. 

Thanh Toan tile-roofed bridge in Hue

  May 10, 2019 17:56:52
NDO – Located in the peaceful setting of Thanh Thuy Chanh village, Thanh Toan tile-roofed bridge is one of the oldest bridges with the most beautiful architecture in Vietnam. The bridge is also considered a typical destination to view the peaceful image of Hue. 

Exploring Tam Chuc Pagoda, host of UN Day of Vesak 2019

  May 07, 2019 11:44:38
NDO – The Tam Chuc Buddhist Cultural Complex, covering nearly 5,100ha in Ba Sao town, Kim Bang district, in the Northern province of Ha Nam, is one of the largest Buddhist Cultural Complexes in Vietnam and was selected to host the UN Day of Vesak 2019 (Buddha's Birthday, Enlightenment and Passing Away).  

Hanoi streets bright with purple crape-myrtle flowers

  May 07, 2019 09:22:49
NDO – In May when the sound of cicadas signals the advent of summer, giant purple crape-myrtle flowers (known as bang lang) bloom in many streets of Hanoi.