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Thap Cuu Tien Cong Temple festival

Thap Cuu Tien Cong Temple festival

Place: At Thap Cuu Tien Cong Temple (Temple of the 19 Founding Fathers) in Cam La Commune on Ha Nam Island, Yen Hung District. Time: Every year, the village starts the festivities on the seventh day of the first lunar month. Significance: In commemorating the 19 founding fathers who built dykes, and created the island of

Prince Junk – Halong Bay in Vietnam

Prince Junk - Halong Bay

The Prince Junk Halong Bay was designed base on the concept of traditional sailing boats in Halong Bay, only on a slightly smaller scale with either 2 or 4 cabins. Even though Prince Junk in Halong is built in traditional style but Prince Junk in Ha Long Bay offers the best of luxury and modern

Halong Dragon Cruise Deluxe, the best tour to discover Halong Bay

Halong Dragon Cruise

Discovering and enjoying the 7th world wonder of nature is always one of things that many tourists want to try in their travels. When traveling in Halong bay, you should book Halong Dragon Cruise which offers the best tours around the “descending dragon” with the comfort and the luxury of its cruises and give you

Join a Halong Bay boat trip to discover the daily life of local fishermen

A peaceful Ha Long Fishing Village

Tourists to Halong Bay, Vietnam will not only a great chance to contemplate the natural beauty, enjoy the fresh air as well as the pleasant weather but also participate in a Halong Bay boat trip to discover the daily life of local fishermen in Halong Bay. Along with kayak, boat trip has recently become a

Dragon Pearl Junk, a relaxing, romantic and memorable cruise

Dragon Pearl Junk

For those of you who are intending to travel to Halong Bay and want to explore the beauty, splendor and mystery of this destination, you should choose Dragon Pearl Junk for your journey. Different from other cruises, Dragon Pearl Junk will take you to visit magnificent Bai Tu Long Bay with lunch on beach or

Bach Dang Festival – Halong bay

Bach Dang Festival - Halong bay

Bach Dang Festival is a traditional festival held yearly on the eighth day of the forth lunar month. The festival takes place in Tran Hung Dao Temple and Vua Ba Temple (Female King Temple) in Yen Hung District, Quang Ninh Province. Bach Dang Festival celebrates glorious victories against foreign invaders on Bach Dang River and

Lam rice – Bamboo Cooked Rice

Lam rice - Bamboo Cooked Rice

“Lam” rice (or Bamboo Cooked Rice) is a typical dish of ethnic minorities in mountainous area of Northern Vietnam (Sapa, Moc Chau, etc.). It’s also known as a specialty of Northwestern region in Vietnam, especially Tai ethnic. Originally, “lam” rice was invented as a kind of food for long journey in the forests. Upon the

Wok-tossed langoustines with samphire and oyster sauce

Wok-Tossed Langoustines with Samphire and Oyster Sauce

Wok-tossed langoustines with samphire and oyster sauce Prep Time: 15 mins Cook Time: 5 mins Serves: 2 Skill Level: Easy Popular in France, the langoustine is a delicious white shellfish, similar in appearance to a large prawn, but with small nippers like a lobster. In this recipe, they are stir-fried with Asian flavours to make

Fish Sauce – a famous Vietnamese condiment

Fish Sauce – a famous Vietnamese condiment

Whoever coming to Vietnam and most Southeast Asian countries (such as Thailand, Laos, Cambodia) is much fond of a special condiment – Fish sauce (or nuoc mam in Vietnamese). It is a staple ingredient of numerous food like curry and sauces, and is derived from fish that is allowed to ferment. The origin of fish

Ha Long Bay – world natural heritage photo contest launched

Ha Long Bay – world natural heritage photo contest launched

On the occasion of 20 years of Ha Long’s UNESCO recognition (December 1994 – December 2014), a photo contest was launched on September 8 in Hanoi to honor the unique beauty of the world heritage. A corner of Ha Long Bay The contest has been jointly organized by has been organized by the Vietnam Association