Category: Culture

Tho Ha – an ancient pottery village in Vietnam

Tho Ha is a village that represents the soul of Vietnam. This is an ideal place to sense the simple rustic and warmth of our homeland, therefore, by the time you have to leave, you will be filled with a feeling of regret for wanting to stay longer. Tho Ha is the name of a […]

Khau Vai love market

7 cultural markets come only once a year in Vietnam

There is no jostling as well as no bargaining scene. Everyone, from sellers to buyers, comes here just to pray for luck and look forward to a year full of fortune. 1. Khau Vai love market (Chợ tình Khâu Vai) Near the end of the third lunar month, on the Ha Giang rocky plateau, everyone […]

Vegan, vegetarian and gluten-free Vietnamese food

Vegan, vegetarian and gluten-free Vietnamese food

Tired of eating the same vegan food every day when traveling? Coming to Vietnam, you may have read through numerous articles saying that Vietnam is a country of meat lovers, where people consider fish sauce their religion and meat-based broth the secret to every tasty noodle soup. Beyond that, there is a lot more to […]

6 fantastic facts about Vietnam food culture you should not miss

6 facts about Vietnam food culture you should not miss

Having an upcoming trip to Vietnam, you find the food culture in this Southeast Asia country is still a mystery? Stay cool to read our 5-minute blog, which will reveal 6 sharp insights about the food culture in Vietnam from the taste, the spices, the eating habits, and cooking methods. And number 5 will surprise […]

Hanoi museum, Vietnam

Top 5 fascinating museums in Hanoi

Like other ancient places, Hanoi possesses the top 5 must-visit museums. The capital city of Vietnam is famous for its long history and diverse culture. There are countless places to see here. But we would recommend some places for some quality quiet time, with 5 fascinating museums in Hanoi. This is a good way to […]

Danang International Fireworks Festival 2019 – all you have to know

This June and July, the sky in Danang will be lit up with breathtaking displays of fireworks from 8 world-class teams in the much-anticipated fireworks festival – DIFF 2019. Celebrating its 10th anniversary, DIFF 2019 with the theme “Stories from the rivers”, promises to bring audience gripping experience with colourful explosions in the sky and […]

Best shows in Saigon and Hoi An

Cultural shows remain among the draws for visitors to Ho Chi Minh City and Hoi An, bringing delightful moments while getting a deeper sense of a destination’s local heartbeat. These shows offer impressive acrobatic, dance, music performances by talented local artists and traditional Vietnamese musical instruments. What a better way to unwind after a full […]

Best shows in Hanoi

Theatre and live shows are probably best seen at night, as you may feel worn out for walking all day, unwinding with shows can offer both artistic and insightful look into the culture of one country. These shows in Vietnam range from the traditional performances in the backdrop of communal house’s yard to the modern […]

Best Vintage café and Coffee shops in Hanoi

No surprise, Hanoi is a capital of coffee shops and cafés. Classic ceramic floor or the golden hue of old houses or garden villas has been the signature of the old Hanoi. And these are probably best seen in vintage coffee shops, where they artistically blend nostalgic spaces of old mansions to modern design of […]