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10 churches to pique your curiosity on a tour of Vietnam

Many churches built during colonial times remain popular tourist attractions, and here are 10 of the favorites, from north to south.

Dream house: This hillside cottage in Vietnam will make you jealous

Palm leaves and bamboo poles allow it to blend into the verdant surrounding in the northern province of Hoa Binh.
May 24, 2017 | 01:31 pm GMT+7

New York skyscrapers adapt to climate change

With a skyline crowded with ever-more luxury towers, the construction of another Manhattan skyscraper wouldn't normally be remarkable.
March 26, 2017 | 05:49 pm GMT+7

House in Saigon's narrow alley features patterned brick walls

The architects chose to use bricks to build the façade of the house.
March 07, 2017 | 01:35 pm GMT+7

Century-old buildings that stand proud for Saigon

Most of the structures were built during French colonial times in Vietnam.
March 05, 2017 | 01:56 pm GMT+7

Glass house offers perfect mountain view a stone's throw from Hanoi

Who says a modern approach can't bring you closer to nature?
March 02, 2017 | 04:09 pm GMT+7

Ha Tinh Province's Terrace House gets international attention

The home's staggered roof provides ample space for plantings and vegetable gardens.
November 13, 2016 | 02:06 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese visionary awarded Asian architecture award

The biennial award aims to honor architects who have made significant contributions to the progress of architecture in Asia.
November 12, 2016 | 02:00 am GMT+7

Vietnamese bamboo house wins American architecture award

The exhibition house cost only $1,800 to build, including labor costs.
October 25, 2016 | 05:42 pm GMT+7

Magnificent century-old Tax center to be torn down in Saigon

Demolition work at the 136-year-old building will start on Wednesday to make way for a 40-story modern skyscraper.
October 11, 2016 | 03:45 pm GMT+7

Bamboo toilet 'Toigetation' wins regional award for public service

A school toilet offers students a green, clean way of dealing with the call of nature.
October 03, 2016 | 01:53 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese architect builds a name for himself

Eco-friendly architectural solutions have won international recognition.
September 11, 2016 | 02:52 pm GMT+7

Cubism shines light on pottery studio

A stunning piece of architecture created to shelter art.
July 27, 2016 | 07:30 am GMT+7

Remote 'mud' house claims architecture award

Surrounded by pristine forests and terraced paddy fields, Nam Dam (Nậm Đăm) is a remote minority village in Ha Giang – Vietnam’s northernmost province – but its rural isolation ...
March 16, 2016 | 04:27 pm GMT+7