2024 Huong Pagoda Festival attracts hordes of pilgrims, visitors
2024 Huong Pagoda Festival attracts hordes of pilgrims, visitors

VOV.VN - Hordes of pilgrims and visitors flocked to Huong (Perfume) Pagoga in Hanoi’s My Duc district on February 15, the fifth day of the first lunar month, to attend one of the largest spring festivals of the year in Vietnam.

2024 Huong Pagoda Festival attracts hordes of pilgrims, visitors
Vietnamese contestant anticipated to make Top 20 of Miss World
Vietnamese contestant anticipated to make Top 20 of Miss World

VOV.VN - Vietnamese representative Huynh Nguyen Mai Phuong is set to crack the Top 20 of the 71st edition of Miss World, according to famous beauty website Crown Talk.

Vietnamese contestant anticipated to make Top 20 of Miss World
Thousands attend Dong Da festival in memory of King Quang Trung
Thousands attend Dong Da festival in memory of King Quang Trung

VOV.VN - Thousands of people converged on Dong Da Cultural Park in Hanoi’s Dong Da district on February 14 or the fifth day of the first lunar month, to attend a festival celebrating King Quang Trung’s victory over Chinese Qing invaders 235 years ago.

Thousands attend Dong Da festival in memory of King Quang Trung
Foreign tourists eager to discover folk games in Sa Pa
Foreign tourists eager to discover folk games in Sa Pa

VOV.VN - Thousands of tourists, including many foreign travelers, took part in a wide range of activities held at the Cong Troi (Heaven Gate) Opening Festival on the third and fourth days of the first lunar month in Sa Pa district of the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai.

Foreign tourists eager to discover folk games in Sa Pa
Traditional Tet rituals launched at foot of Yen Tu Mountain
Traditional Tet rituals launched at foot of Yen Tu Mountain

VOV.VN - A programme aimed at introducing traditional Tet rituals is held at the foot of Yen Tu Mountain each year in order to restore Vietnamese cultural values as spring draws near.

Traditional Tet rituals launched at foot of Yen Tu Mountain
Ambassadors of Vietnamese cuisine on the world stage
Ambassadors of Vietnamese cuisine on the world stage

VOV.VN - Vietnamese cuisine with its diverse, flavorful, and exquisite features has made its way to gourmets around the world in recent years, this popularity is attributable to a generation of talented and dedicated chefs.

Ambassadors of Vietnamese cuisine on the world stage
Four Vietnamese chicken dishes among Asia’s best
Four Vietnamese chicken dishes among Asia’s best

Four Vietnamese dishes have made the list of "67 Best Chicken Dishes in Asia" compiled by cuisine magazine TasteAtlas.

Four Vietnamese chicken dishes among Asia’s best
Favourite folk woodcut paintings during the Tet holiday in Vietnam
Favourite folk woodcut paintings during the Tet holiday in Vietnam

VOV.VN - Despite the hustle and bustle of modern life, many Vietnamese families enjoy hanging Dong Ho folk woodcut paintings during the Lunar New Year holiday (Tet).

Favourite folk woodcut paintings during the Tet holiday in Vietnam
Thai ethnic group make special cake to celebrate new spring
Thai ethnic group make special cake to celebrate new spring

VOV.VN - The white Thai ethnic people in Dien Bien province, northern Vietnam, make Khẩu xén, a kind of cake made of from sticky rice and fresh cassava roots, for daily use as well as during spring festivals.

Thai ethnic group make special cake to celebrate new spring
Spring calligraphy festival gets underway in Hanoi
Spring calligraphy festival gets underway in Hanoi

VOV.VN - Many visitors have flocked to the ongoing spring calligraphy festival 2024 getting underway at Hanoi’s Van Mieu-Quoc Tu Giam, or Temple of Literature - the first university in Vietnam, as they ask for calligraphic works on the first days of the lunar new year.

Spring calligraphy festival gets underway in Hanoi