Vietnam Discovery Day to be launched in Scotland

(VOV) - The Scottish city of Edinburgh will host a Vietnam Discovery Day on September 7, celebrating the 40th anniversary of diplomatic ties between Vietnam and the UK and Northern Ireland (1973-2013).

St. Andrew Park will resound with the atmosphere of a traditional Vietnamese festival.

An outdoor stage will be graced by Vietnamese music performances interwoven with images of banyan trees, boating piers, rice fields, the Hue Royal City, and the majestic Central Highlands. 

Visitors can explore the culinary sophistication of Vietnam through chef demonstrations, sample freshly brewed Vietnamese beer, and try their hands at folk games.

Vietnam Airlines will offer participants the chance to win airfares to Vietnam and a range of other prizes. A tourism and culture promotion space will help Scottish people learn about Vietnam‘s plethora of wonders.

A fashion show exhibiting designs by Hoang Hai and Le Xuan and featuring the performances of leading Vietnamese models will also take place.