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Cooking like a Hanoian

Cooking like a Hanoian

VOV.VN - Travelers who come to Hanoi often think about exploring this city’s culture and history by visiting some famous sites like Hoan Kiem Lake, Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, Temple of Literature, or Water Puppet Theatre. Not many of them think to broaden their knowledge of Hanoi’s culture via a cooking class of traditional famous food.

Hanoi, Berlin look to foster all-round cooperation

Hanoi, Berlin look to foster all-round cooperation

Hanoi attaches importance to cooperation projects in climate change adaptation and environmental protection between its Hoan Kiem district and Lichtenberg district of Berlin, Germany, said Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung.

Cultural activities celebrate Hanoi’s liberation anniversary

Cultural activities celebrate Hanoi’s liberation anniversary

An exhibition highlighting traditional trade villages opened at Kim Ngan temple in Hang Bac street, Hoan Kiem district of Hanoi on October 9 with an aim to promote values of heritage and honour artisans who contribute to preserving the values.

Fire destroys beauty salon in Hanoi

Fire destroys beauty salon in Hanoi

VOV.VN - On October 4, a fire broke out at a beauty salon in Ngo Van So street, Hoan Kiem district, Hanoi, forcing people to flee the building in panic.

Vietnam in a nutshell: A guide for tourists

 Vietnam in a nutshell: A guide for tourists

Freelance writer and teacher Lana O’Sullivan, winner of the ‘Vietnam-Timeless Charm’ award in the Writing & Video Contest as part of the Vietnam Tourism award 2018, introduces Vietnam’s special beauty and suggests some top destinations for the first-time visitor.

Tips for exploring the best of Hanoi

Tips for exploring the best of Hanoi

Hanoi, the heart of Vietnam, is appreciated by millions of international visitors thanks to its centuries old French style architecture, diverse culture, attractive points of interest, friendly people and superb cuisine. Check out our tips to explore the best Hanoi has to offer.

Mammoth underground parking lot to be constructed

Mammoth underground parking lot to be constructed

Hanoi will have a gigantic underground parking lot in the near future, revealed Nguyen Duc Chung, Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Committee at a recent sit down with constituents in Hoan Kiem district.

Hanoi launches interactive tourism website

Hanoi launches interactive tourism website

Hanoi’s downtown district of Hoan Kiem on May 20 launched its tourism website at different addresses of http://hoankiem360.vn , http://hoankiem360.com , http://hoankiem360.com.vn and http://hoankiem.net.vn , aiming to promote its tourism potential and attract more tourists to the locality.

Hanoi expands colorectal cancer screenings

Hanoi expands colorectal cancer screenings

The Health Department of Hanoi is working with the municipal People’s Committee to expand colorectal cancer screenings to many localities of the city.

New policy supports kid credit cards

New policy supports kid credit cards

Beginning March 3, 2018, persons who are between 15 and 18 years old can open debit cards, credit cards and prepaid cards without the need to provide proof of income’s sources, according to the State Bank of Vietnam.

Hanoi to not open pedestrian streets on Tet

Hanoi to not open pedestrian streets on Tet

The capital city of Hanoi will not open pedestrian streets around Hoan Kiem (Sword) lake and the Old Quarter before, during and after the Lunar New Year (Tet) because many people in the city are going to the countryside.

HCM City gets serious about parking

HCM City gets serious about parking

The People’s Committee of Ho Chi Minh City has sent an urgent message to 24 districts to shut down most parking lots using pavements by the end of March.

2.2km Hanoi road most expensive to date

2.2km Hanoi road most expensive to date

A 2.2km stretch of road in the capital city has become the most expensive one in the country so far, being built at a cost of VND3.5 billion (US$152,000) per metre.

People nationwide celebrate Christmas

People nationwide celebrate Christmas

Brightly lit, bustling streets, bedecked churches and buildings and groups of people enjoying the holiday season, marked the Eve of Christmas across the country.