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Taj Mahal-style castle in HCM City

Taj Mahal-style castle in HCM City

VOV.VN - A Taj Mahal-style building in downtown Saigon allures visitors for its original architecture as well as entertainment services inside.

Hotel by iconic lake draws fire

Hotel by iconic lake draws fire

Hanoi authorities approved a plan to construct a new hotel in September at 22-32 Le Thai To Street, formerly home to the two-storey supermarket Intimex. The approval, however, has raised eyebrows among architectural specialists.

French colonial architecture of Da Lat

French colonial architecture of Da Lat

VOV.VN - The roughly 1,500 French colonial style homes in the city of Da Lat located in the central highlands of Vietnam are some of the most fascinating in the world.

Distinctive ‘tube home’ architecture of Hanoi

Distinctive ‘tube home’ architecture of Hanoi

VOV.VN - The tube house has emerged as a very popular home design in the metropolitan areas of the capital city of Hanoi, said AHL Architects Associates in a recent post on the ArchDaily architecture website.

Narrow Alley Houses of HCM City

Narrow Alley Houses of HCM City

VOV.VN - The houses with narrow alleys, usually 2-4 metres wide, or HEM Houses as they are more commonly called, are common in Ho Chi Minh City, says the architectural firm of Sanuki Daisuke.

Lovely colourful hotel in Hoi An ancient town

Lovely colourful hotel in Hoi An ancient town

Nestled within private gardens, ÊMM Hotel on Ly Thuong Kiet St. in Hoi An ancient town features French-colonial and Vietnamese-inspired architecture. Splashes of colour remain a signature of the hotel's EMM brand and the hotel has an outdoor swimming pool available throughout the year.

Nguyen’s House in Dak Lak Province has unique look

Nguyen’s House in Dak Lak Province has unique look

VOV.VN - Nguyen’s House, located in a new residential area of the city of Buon Ma Thuot, has a distinctive look said the designer, 7A Architecture Studio, in a recent post showcasing the residence in Homedsgn magazine.

ArchDaily spotlights Kontum House

ArchDaily spotlights Kontum House

VOV.VN - The Vietnam Central Highland district of Kon Tum is well known for its tropical climate with a dry and wet season, said Huynh Anh Tuan from the architectural firm Khuon Studio in a recent post on ArchDaily.

Tours of high-tech agriculture in Da Lat

Tours of high-tech agriculture in Da Lat

VOV.VN - Da Lat inspires tourists for with its picturesque landscapes, cool climate, unique architecture and especially its beautiful flowers. Flower gardens that use high-tech cultivation methods often surprise visitors.

French-era architecture to be saved

French-era architecture to be saved

Architectural features of the more than 100-year-old Saigon Tax Trade Centre will be preserved when the centre is torn down to build a metro line and a 40-storey office and hotel complex.

Hanoi, Moscow promote economic, tourism cooperation

Hanoi, Moscow promote economic, tourism cooperation

(VOV) - A seminar on prospects for industrial, investment, trade and tourism cooperation between Hanoi and Moscow was held at the Incentra centre on September 22 under the framework of the Hanoi Days in Moscow.

Old books encourage reading habit

Old books encourage reading habit

(VOV) - The third annual old book festival has been held in Hanoi drawing number of readers and book collectors from across Vietnam. 12 publishing houses participated.

Bamboo tree receives int’l awards

Bamboo tree receives int’l awards

(VOV) -‘Blooming Bamboo home’ designed by Vietnam's H&P Architects has surpassed 1,500 outstanding projects to be named on a shortlist for the WAN Small Spaces Award in the world’s largest architectural awards.