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Sa Pa: the struggle between survival and tradition

Sa Pa: the struggle between survival and tradition

VOV.VN - For hundreds of years, the minority community in the north-west district of Sa Pa (Lao Cai province) have known only one way of life; rice. But now, that lifestyle is at risk.

English artist Bridget March opens new gallery in Hoi An

English artist Bridget March opens new gallery in Hoi An

Bridget March, an English artist who has nurtured a deep love for Vietnam after nearly five years of living and working here, has opened a new European-style gallery in the World Heritage-listed ancient town of Hoi An in Quang Nam Province.

Homestay cluster in Lao Cai grabs ASEAN award

Homestay cluster in Lao Cai grabs ASEAN award

A group of households providing homestay services in Ta Van commune, Sa Pa district, the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai, have received the “Homestay ASEAN” award.

Rough Guides: 10 most beautiful places in Vietnam

Rough Guides: 10 most beautiful places in Vietnam

VOV.VN -Rough Guides- a leading travel publisher of the UK has revealed top 10 most beautiful places in Vietnam voted by its readers. Ensure that you don’t miss discovering any of the highlights.

Lao Cai develops sustainable tourism

Lao Cai develops sustainable tourism

The northwestern mountainous province of Lai Cai has made bold investment in developing tourism in an effort to make it a key economic sector.

Cafes in the clouds

Cafes in the clouds

Enjoy a cup of coffee in open spaces, near mountains and clouds, in Sa Pa, Tam Dao or Da Lat.

Autumn offers great trips to travellers

Autumn offers great trips to travellers

Autumn is one of the best seasons in Vietnam with a pleasant climate and beautiful landscapes, offering great opportunities for local and foreign tourists to explore.

Sa Pa farmers get rich from medicinal plant crops

Sa Pa farmers get rich from medicinal plant crops

VOV.VN - Located at a height of 1,500 to 1,800 meters and in a temperate climate zone with temperatures from 15 to 18 degrees Celsius, Sa Pa in Lao Cai province has advantages for growing medicinal plants.

Indigenous tourism in Vietnam’s northwest

Indigenous tourism in Vietnam’s northwest

VOV.VN - Indigenous tourism provides fascinating insights into the life, art and history of some of the globe’s longest surviving cultures, having inhabited Vietnam’s northwest for centuries.