Boyband BTS make K-Pop history topping US album charts

Plenty of older music listeners might be asking 'who?', but it's hard to underestimate the group's popularity.

Hanoians turn giant river into free swimming pool for hot summer

Many people jump into the Red River to save themselves $4 for a ticket at commercial pools.

Thousands get down to the DJs on Saigon walking street

International DJs had lot of fun with Vietnamese EDM lovers.
May 27, 2018 | 01:21 pm GMT+7

American, French fireworks light up night sky at Da Nang int'l festival

The teams thrilled the audience with breathtaking performances.
May 27, 2018 | 09:58 am GMT+7

Off the tourist map: Top 5 lesser-known destinations along Vietnam’s central coast

If resort towns are not your thing, check out these quiet and rustic Vietnam destinations along the ...
May 27, 2018 | 06:25 am GMT+7

7 desserts to cool Hanoi's hot summer

Hanoi's hot and humid summer can feel stressful and exhausting, so save yourself with these soft ...
May 26, 2018 | 05:19 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

Million-dollar slums: Lack of fund undermines effort to clear Saigon shantytowns

The city is in need of $970 million for a master rennovation plan to clear slum houses from its ...
May 26, 2018 | 09:58 am GMT+7

Walk and chew gum, it may keep you thin: study

This was the first study dedicated to studying effects of gum chewing in people while walking.
May 26, 2018 | 09:43 am GMT+7

Watch pigeons glide above Saigon's Notre-Dame Cathedral

Over 700 pigeons reside around Saigon's Notre-Dame Cathedral and have become the city's signature ...
May 25, 2018 | 02:09 pm GMT+7

In pictures: the best of Vietnam this week

Check out some of the most stunning Instagram photos hashtagged #vietnam and #everydayvietnam. 
May 25, 2018 | 04:38 pm GMT+7

Just zipping out to the shops: mountain dwellers soar over angry rapids in China

'Here we have no bridge, so we get across with the zipline.'
May 25, 2018 | 10:07 am GMT+7

Vietnamese sesame rice crackers taste whole lot better in sugarcane syrup

The snack is just irresistible.
May 25, 2018 | 09:26 am 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

Close quarters: Vietnam's downtown dwellers cling to tiny plots

Many people in Saigon's micro-houses said they wouldn't swap their prime location for a few extra ...
May 24, 2018 | 08:00 pm GMT+7
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