Traditional Pork Pies of Uoc Le

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(Cinet)- Pork pies of Uoc Le are a special dish in the traditional banquets, with the elegant and subtle imprints of Hà Nội’s people. Pork pies of Uoc Le is well-known for its high quality as pork selection, meat splitting, and preparation technique are all to be done with great care. Uoc Le inhabitants do […]

Traditional Tet Food – Lunar New Year in Vietnam

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As Vietnamese citizens, we’d like to present you about our Lunar New Year Festival (“TET NGUYEN DAN” in Vietnamese), an oncoming occasion. It is a national and traditional festival in Vietnam The next year depends on the Lunar Calendar. In Vietnamese, they often call this occasion “Tet” (/teit/). Since it is the biggest festival in […]

Vietnamese Traditional Dress Ao Dai

White Ao Dai

In Viet Nam, the ao dai is the traditional dress for women. Developed from Chinese court clothing in the 1930s, this style of clothing went out of fashion in the north in 1954 and in the south in 1975. Recently, however, it has made a comeback and is regaining popularity in the south among schoolgirls […]

The cyclo in Vietnam

Cycle on Bustling street scene in Ho Chi Minh City

It is not only the Vietnamese people who feel close to cyclos. Foreigners also have been impressed by the unique vehicles. Sitting on a cyclo, the visitor can relax freelyin the airy atmosphere. He or she can traverse shady streets perfumed with the scent of Hanoi milk flowers, or take dreamy and peaceful photos in […]

Huong Canh Ceramic Village

Ceramic Art

Huong Canh village in Tam Canh commune, Binh Xuyen district, northern province of Vinh Phuc is very famous for its ceramic art. The 300-year-old village is situated on the side of National Highway Two, about one hour drive from Hanoi to the north. Yet archeological excavated pieces of ceramics found in the village are dating […]