Da Lat flooded with garbage as Lunar New Year holiday comes to an end

Many people flocked to the resort town in Vietnam's Central Highlands to enjoy the last few days of the long holiday.

Painted buffalo plows a year of good fortune in northern Vietnam

Only the most beautiful beast gets the honor of pulling the first plow of the new year at the Tich Dien Festival.

A real-life love story hidden in century-old Vietnamese house

The house is living witness to a sad yet intense romance between a French girl and a Chinese ...
February 22, 2018 | 02:27 pm GMT+7

Vietnam's controversial pig slaughtering festival returns behind closed doors

The 800-year-old festival has been criticized as barbaric by many Vietnamese and international ...
February 22, 2018 | 10:23 am GMT+7

Floating under the moonlight to Hanoi's Perfume Pagoda

Tens of thousands are getting up in the small hours this year to make the pilgrimage by boat and ...
February 21, 2018 | 11:59 am GMT+7

Meet the soldiers who defused Indochina's largest wartime bomb

To them, the Vietnam War, during which the U.S. dropped more bombs than the Allies in World War II, ...
February 20, 2018 | 04:18 pm GMT+7

A journey through time: Old photos of Tet in Hanoi 90 years ago

Take a peek into the past to see how the cherished traditional Tet looked like.
February 19, 2018 | 01:15 pm GMT+7

Dogs in bags and boxes: Vietnamese pet owners solve long holiday headache in hilarious ways

Because everybody needs to be home for Tet.
February 18, 2018 | 06:00 pm GMT+7

Vietnam looks like an entire different kingdom in these 1990s photos

These two-decade old snaps offer a rare look into the past.
February 18, 2018 | 11:09 am GMT+7

A movie a day for 60 years: cinema sustains a Berlin love

At this week's Berlin film festival, Erika and Ulrich Gregor, now in their 80s, are absolute ...
February 18, 2018 | 10:51 am GMT+7

A million ways to light up for the Lunar New Year

Eating fire in Manila or ringing a bell 108 times in New York were things people do to welcome the ...
February 17, 2018 | 01:18 pm GMT+7

11 places for coffee break from Tet party spree

These coffee shops in Hanoi and Saigon open through the holiday, offering a quick escape from beer ...
February 17, 2018 | 10:43 am GMT+7

Ringing in the New Year in Saigon pagoda

Pagodas are packed on the first day of the new lunar year in Saigon with people waiting to ring ...
February 16, 2018 | 10:01 pm GMT+7

Thousands queue for blessings in calligraphy at Vietnam's first university

Many had to wait at the Temple of Literature in Hanoi for hours to get blessings written in ...
February 16, 2018 | 08:20 pm GMT+7

The best of Vietnam this week

Check out some of the most stunning Instagram photos hashtagged #vietnam and #everydayvietnam. 
February 16, 2018 | 07:15 pm GMT+7
 
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