A village of carving sounds

Sitting less than 20 kilometers from Hanoi downtown, Son Dong wood carving village is famous for its meticulous, spiritual products made of wood by devoted and talented craftsmen like ... Continue Reading →

International arrivals to Ha Noi hit 3 million

The number of international tourist arrivals to Ha Noi reached 3 million in 2014, up 16 percent against the previous year and 200,000 people more than the yearly target, according to ... Continue Reading →

Nearly 100 photos on Ha Noi’s beauty on display

Close to 100 photos on the capital’s beauty are on display at an exhibition which opened at the Kim Dong Culture Centre in Hang Bai street, Ha Noi, on December 18th. The photos were ... Continue Reading →

Top 4 places for Christmas in Hanoi

During these days, every corner of Hanoi is filled with the cozy atmosphere of Christmas, which is also known as Noel with joyous celebrations by both Catholics and followers of other ... Continue Reading →

Turning trash into art treasures

A Hanoi artist has found a lucrative market for his unusual artwork, which is made from discarded used bottles. Dinh Thien Tam, in Ba Dinh District, uses his skills in graphic design ... Continue Reading →

Motorbike taxi service attracts customers in Hanoi

Motorbike taxi service is gaining in popularity in Hanoi, with dozens of uniformed drivers on company bikes doing a brisk business outside My Dinh Station. Motorbike taxi service is ... Continue Reading →

Busking enlivens Ha Noi’s old quarter

Authorities in the capital city seem to have hit on a win-win plan to promote the nation’s folk traditions – encouraging artists to perform at street corners. Hong Thuy ... Continue Reading →

Ha Noi, Da Nang named most attractive destinations in Asia

The Asian leading online tourism magazine, Smart Travel Asia, has named Da Nang and Ha Noi among the Top 10 attractive destinations in the region in 2014. This is the second consecutive ... Continue Reading →

Enjoying airy spaces in ​Yen So Park

It is not far from Hanoi city center, Yen So Park with a lot of green and airy spaces is a favorite destination for those who want to temporarily go far from their daily stressful life As ... Continue Reading →

Conde Nast Traveler lists Long Bien Market a world’s best

Conde Nast Traveler named the Long Bien wholesale market in Ha Noi located under the famous Long Bien Bridge that was repeatedly bombed and repaired during the war with France and America ... Continue Reading →