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Giay ethnic people’s New Year Festival in Ha Giang

Giay ethnic people’s New Year Festival in Ha Giang

The Giay ethnic people’s New Year Festival (the drum dancing festival) in Tat Nga commune, Meo Vac district, the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang is held annually during the first lunar month.

Mong ethnic cultural festival attracts crowds

Mong ethnic cultural festival attracts crowds

Cultural values of the Mong ethnic group in Ha Giang’s Dong Van Karst Plateau Geopark were the highlight of a festival held in the northern mountainous province’s MeoVac district from February 13 to 15.

Vietnam: A mosaic of contrast by French photographer

Vietnam: A mosaic of contrast by French photographer

(VOV) - Boredpanda – a leading art, design and photography community website in Europe has published beautiful photos of nature landscapes in Vietnam, taken by French photographer Réhahn Croquevielle from his book ‘Vietnam - Mosaic of Contrasts’.

Market sessions in Ha Giang

Market sessions in Ha Giang

(VOV) - Markets in Ha Giang always attract tourists because they are not just places for buying and selling, they are also meeting places for local ethnic minority people.

Visiting Ha Giang

Visiting Ha Giang

(VOV) - Perilous trails, hairpin turns, steep cliffs, and an unspoiled landscape- the things that make Ha Giang a must destination for nature lovers.

Rain praying ritual of the Lo Lo in Ha Giang

Rain praying ritual of the Lo Lo in Ha Giang

(VOV) - The Lo Lo celebrate many rituals each year – the spring ritual, the corn picking ritual, and the rain praying ritual. The Lo Lo in Meo Vac district, Ha Giang province, have held a rain praying festival for generations.

A breathtaking journey to Dong Van Plateau

A breathtaking journey to Dong Van Plateau

(VOV) - Dong Van Karst Plateau in Ha Giang province was recognized in 2010 by UNESCO as a world geological park. The plateau is a true masterpiece of nature where man is small against the vastness of the sky, mountains and clouds.

Aesthetic values of Lo Lo costumes

Aesthetic values of Lo Lo costumes

(VOV) - Although they live in remote, isolated mountain areas of Ha Giang and Cao Bang province and have a small population, the Lo Lo have a strong sense of culture and still wear their traditional costumes.

Ha Giang prepares for Buckwheat Flower Festival

Ha Giang prepares for Buckwheat Flower Festival

(VOV) - The Buckwheat (Fagopyrum Esculentum) flower festival will take place in four districts of Dong Van, Quan Ba, Yen Minh and Meo Vac of the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang on November 13-15.

Prudential Vietnam builds kindergarten in Ha Giang

Prudential Vietnam builds kindergarten in Ha Giang

Construction on three classrooms of a kindergarten located in Can Chu Phin commune, Meo Vac district, northern mountainous province of Ha Giang began on August 12 thanks to VND1.4 billion (US$65,116) in donations from Prudential Life Insurance.

Snow blankets northern border districts

Dong Van and MeoVac border districts in the northernmost province of Ha Giang reportedly saw widespread snowfall on the night of January 12, with temperatures dropping to minus one degree Celsius.

Hail storms cause heavy losses for Ha Giang

Hail storms cause heavy losses for Ha Giang

The northern mountainous province of Ha Giang reported that the recent hail storms, the biggest ever seen in the area, have caused total losses of over VND30 billion.