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Quang Binh cave festival kicks off

Quang Binh cave festival kicks off

Son Doong Cave in central Quang Binh province has been recognised as the world’s largest and most beautiful natural cave by the World Records Union and the World Record Association.

Quang Nam Heritage Festival 2017 promotes local culture to the world

Quang Nam Heritage Festival 2017 promotes local culture to the world

VOV.VN -The sixth Quang Nam Heritage Festival 2017 intends to promote local traditional culture to international friends. The event is hosted by the Quang Nam provincial People’s Committee, the Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism, and the Vietnam National Commission for UNESCO.

UNESCO launches drawing contest for school children

UNESCO launches drawing contest for school children

VOV.VN -The UNESCO Centre for Culture and Education in collaboration with the Top Art Centre in Ho Chi Minh City launched a drawing contest today (June 9) asking children to make a drawing of how they see Vietnam.

Vietnam explores cultural-religious heritage tourism

Vietnam explores cultural-religious heritage tourism

Vietnam holds huge potential for cultural and spiritual tourism thanks to its diversity in terms of culture, customs and traditions, which have been shaped and practised across the nation for thousands of years.

Historical records on Hoi An on display

Historical records on Hoi An on display

Nearly 80 documents recording the history of the Hoi An ancient town, a UNESCO-recognised world heritage site in the central province of Quang Nam, are being showcased at an exhibition that opened in the town’s museum on June 6.

Coral diving on Cham Islands in Hoi An

Coral diving on Cham Islands in Hoi An

Apart from the picturesque landscapes, visitors to Cham Islands off Hoi An City, located in central Vietnam, are also mesmerized by its diverse range of coral species.

Folk art form diversifies central province’s tourism

Folk art form diversifies central province’s tourism

The north central coastal province of Nghe An has recently offered visitors the chance to enjoy Vi-giam folk singing in the province. The move is among local authorities’efforts to preserve and promote the UNESCO intangible cultural heritage.

My Son heritage site restoration completed

My Son heritage site restoration completed

The restoration of a recently-discovered ancient road in the My Son Sanctuary - a UNESCO World Heritage Site in the central province of Quang Nam - has been completed.

Phuc Giang school woodblocks displayed in Hanoi

Phuc Giang school woodblocks displayed in Hanoi

Phuc Giang School woodblocks, a UNESCO Documentary Heritage by Memory of the World Committee for Asia and the Pacific, are on show at an exhibition in Hanoi that opened on May 23.

UNESCO-recognised heritages to feature at Hue Festival 2018

UNESCO-recognised heritages to feature at Hue Festival 2018

Heritage items recognized by UNESCO will be highlighted at the biennial Hue Festival of which the next edition is set to take place from April 24- May 2, 2018, according to tentative programming announced by the local government.