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A heady fragrance brews as lotuses bloom in Hanoi

Connoisseurs insist that the best lotus tea needs flowers from the West Lake area.

‘Sweet somethings’ make for a cool summer fest in Vietnam

The streets bustle with people shopping for dishes specially made for the summer cleansing festival.

A spiritual high: Tallest bell tower in Saigon

Xa Loi stands out as a pagoda that carries modern achitectural influences.
June 18, 2018 | 11:40 am GMT+7

Quang Binh – blessed with special natural attractions

In a nation not short on natural beauty, Quang Binh Province stands out with its ‘dark secrets.’
June 16, 2018 | 10:49 am GMT+7

A coracle spectacle

Watch fishermen in central Vietnam race each other in small, round wicker boats.
June 09, 2018 | 07:44 pm GMT+7

Award-winning photo show returns to Vietnam

World Press Photo Exhibition 2018 in Hanoi will feature 130 outstanding pictures taken by top photojournalists.
June 07, 2018 | 02:53 pm GMT+7

‘Despacito’ superstar to sing at Da Nang summer fest

Luis Fonsi will be among a host of international and domestic artists performing at the July 6-7 Cocofest 2018.
June 07, 2018 | 07:53 am GMT+7

Watch paragliders spread wings above sun-kissed rice terraces in Vietnam

Mu Cang Chai got to boast its majestic splendor through a series of aerial photos.
May 26, 2018 | 03:59 pm GMT+7

5 street food spots deep rooted in the heart of Saigonese

These small diners have been an essential part of Saigon culinary for decades.
May 25, 2018 | 07:54 am GMT+7

As Asians get rich and healthy, 'smart crops' replace rice on future menus

Urbanization, climate change and concerns about health and food supplies are pushing for alternatives.
May 21, 2018 | 03:20 pm GMT+7

Inside Saigon’s 30-year-old noodles shop, a tasty dance of tomato, crab paste and blood pudding

The restaurant opens for six hours every day and usually serves 500 customers.
May 16, 2018 | 03:28 pm GMT+7

Restaurant chain founder shares road to Singaporean culinary success in Vietnam

Harry Ang has built a restaurant chain 6-stall strong since 2006 with nothing but his love for his country’s cuisine.
May 14, 2018 | 05:19 pm GMT+7

Runners revel in color and music at Saigon festival

Color Me Run treated local and foreign participants to a live music concert at the end of this year's event, themed: Shout Out Loud.
May 13, 2018 | 02:31 pm GMT+7

Tofu, shrimp sauce and noodles capture Hanoian hearts

Understand the true art and evolution of this delicacy at one of the oldest 'bun dau mam tom' restaurants in Hanoi.
May 13, 2018 | 09:57 am GMT+7

'Infinity War' breaks box office record in Vietnam

The new Avengers movie has dethroned a Vietnamese product to become the country's highest-grossing film ever.
May 13, 2018 | 09:03 am GMT+7
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