A banh xeo (Vietnamese pancake) with a rabbitfish filling in Hue

A banh xeo (Vietnamese pancake) with a rabbitfish filling in Hue

Banh xeo – a pancake originating in Vietnam, but nowhere else is it served using rabbitfish fillings other than Chuon Village in Vietnam’s imperial capital of Hue. A banh xeo (Vietnamese pancake) with a rabbitfish filling in Hue: The Chuon...
read more
Ly Son Island crystal-clear sea surrounded by a ring of reefs in Quang Ngai

Ly Son Island crystal-clear sea surrounded by a ring of reefs in Quang Ngai

Ly Son island, 30 kilometers off the coast of Quang Ngai Province, a lesser-known gem of central Vietnam, is home to intriguing garlic farms and beautiful crystal-clear seas surrounded by a ring of reefs. Ly Son Island crystal-clear sea surrounded...
read more
A 600-year-old seafood market in Ha Tinh province of central Vietnam

A 600-year-old seafood market in Ha Tinh province of central Vietnam

For over six centuries, Con Go has been a market place to buy fresh seafood. At around 4 a.m. every day, fishing boats return to the shore after setting sail the previous afternoon. A 600-year-old seafood market in Ha Tinh...
read more
The pottery making techniques of the ethnic Cham people of Binh Thuan

The pottery making techniques of the ethnic Cham people of Binh Thuan

Don Thi Hieu 82-year-old woman keeps unique Cham pottery techniques alive of Binh Thuan Province. It now exists mainly in Bau Truc and Binh Duc village in Vietnam’s south-central provinces of Ninh Thuan and Binh Thuan. The pottery making techniques...
read more
60-hour exploration of the Phong Nha-Ke Bang caves and Kong Collapse

60-hour exploration of the Phong Nha-Ke Bang caves and Kong Collapse

Kong Collapse is a sinkhole of the Tiger Cave of Phong Nha-Ke Bang. It made headlines recently about whether this is the biggest sinkhole in the world or not. 60-hour exploration of the Phong Nha-Ke Bang caves and Kong Collapse:...
read more
The lotus harvest season is in full swing in Thach Ha District of Ha Tinh

The lotus harvest season is in full swing in Thach Ha District of Ha Tinh

The lotus grows between February and July every year. When the season comes people only have to plant one or two seeds in the pond, and the plants will fill it in just a few weeks. The lotus harvest season...
read more
Tay Ninh Province in Vietnam offers an abundance of natural wonders

Tay Ninh Province in Vietnam offers an abundance of natural wonders

Tay Ninh Province offers an abundance of natural wonders, alongside the manmade intricacies of traditional handicrafts and spiritual blessings. Tay Ninh Province in Vietnam offers an abundance of natural wonders: A wide angle shot of Ba Den Mountain, seen from...
read more
Xiem Can Pagoda a place of worship and a repository of Khmer culture

Xiem Can Pagoda a place of worship and a repository of Khmer culture

Located seven kilometers away from Bac Lieu Town’s center, Xiem Can pagoda stands out for its signature features of Khmer architecture. Xiem Can Pagoda a place of worship and a repository of Khmer culture: The Xiem Can Pagoda in Bac...
read more
Actor Leonardo DiCaprio says Vietnam’s Lan Ha Bay is a “paradise”

Actor Leonardo DiCaprio says Vietnam’s Lan Ha Bay is a “paradise”

In a video on his Instagram, the actor who shot to stardom via movies Titanic, captures the beauty of a floating fishing village on Lan Ha Bay in Hai Phong. Actor Leonardo DiCaprio says Vietnam’s Lan Ha Bay is a...
read more
Le Ba Tan allows customers to bring books to exchange for a cup of coffee

Le Ba Tan allows customers to bring books to exchange for a cup of coffee

The coffee shop covers only 60 square meters but houses around 10,000 books, stored in ceiling high shelves over four years. Le Ba Tan allows customers to bring books to exchange for a cup of coffee: With over 10,000 books...
read more
1 7 8 9 10 11 25