Đà Lạt resort city in Lâm Đồng Province offers beautiful weather and great cuisine as well as live music shows that are attracting many young adults and travellers. Photo courtesy of Lululola Coffee+ By An Phương Recent music activities like The Veston Concert held by singer Hà Anh Tuấn ...

CURIOUS SHAPE: From afar, Khum Bridge looks like a boat that is upside down. Photo mag.handhome.net Thạch Thất District on the outskirts of Hà Nội is known for many examples of old architecture, one of which is Khum Bridge. Located in Yên Village in Thạch Xá Commune, it is ...

Henri Hubert, ambassador for Global Wellness Day Vietnam An ambassador for Global Wellness Day Vietnam since 2018, Henri Hubert, director of Le Nom Group, a visual communication agency, believes that good health and a good spirit can help convey the true beauty of life. Hubert speaks to Việt Nam ...

With Thai chef Suriyan Boon-Oi, executive sous chef of Windsor Plaza Hotel Thai chef Suriyan Boon-Oi. VNS Photo Windsor Plaza Hotel in HCM City is presenting the best of Thai street food at its Café Central An Dong just in time for the Songkran festival. To celebrate Thai culture ...

IDEAS MAN: Hoàng Hoa Trung and children in Nậm Pồ District, Điện Biên Province. Kiều Trinh It’s unfortunately quite common for children in Việt Nam’s remote mountainous areas to drop out of school because they simply don’t have anything for lunch. In response, one young man launched a project ...

Chef Nguyễn Ngọc Quyên One of the best sellers in the Mövenpick Hotel Hanoi’s Coffee Cuisine menu in March 2020 is now available again for a limited time, until the end of May. The highlight of the dish is the signature taste of espresso beautifully heightening the fatty flavour ...

Hà Thị Phượng is one of only two female Vietnamese referees to have passed the rigorous physical and rules tests to officiate games in V.League 2 2021, which kicked off last month. It was a history-making achievement, and the first time professional Vietnamese football featured female assistant referees. She ...

IN PREPARATION: Dr Nguyễn Lý Thịnh Trường goes through Quốc Thiên’s medical records. VNA/VNS Photo Minh Sơn By Minh Sơn The hardest time in the lives of the young couple may never have ended if their infant child didn’t survive that afternoon. At about 3pm one day last February, ...

UNIQUE SUBJECT: A scene from ‘Yêu Hơn Cả Bầu Trời’ – a rare work depicting Việt Nam’s Air Force. Photo vnreview.vn While cinemas are facing problems attracting audiences due to the impact of COVID-19, TV series have started to dominate, with the return of many well-known actors and with ...

Minh Phương & Vân Nguyễn You’d be hard-pressed to find a child anywhere in the world who didn’t grow up playing with LEGO. Coloured bricks of all shapes and sizes, neatly stacked together to create all kinds of models. Houses, cars, aeroplanes … you name it, you can probably ...

By Thúy Hằng Designed by starchitect Bill Bensley and inspired by the capital’s iconic Hà Nội Opera House just nearby, the newly opened Capella Hanoi is sure to amaze all with its glamour. Like many other guests, during my first visit to its restaurant for brunch one recent Sunday, ...

An Bàng beach in Hội An city was one of the most popular sites for foreign visitors before COVID-19. VNS Photo Công Thành Hoài Nam After years of successful operations in Hội An, the beachfront Sea’lavie Boutique Resort & Spa on An Bàng beach now only employs 20 per ...

Vingroup Group will officially open the Phú Quốc United Center in the north of Pearl Island (Đảo Ngọc) on April 21. With a scale of more than 1,000 hectares and thousands of entertainment items in addition to a 24/7 resort and shopping ecosystem, Phú Quốc United Center will be the ...

Textbooks are no longer the only way to learn about history, as much can now be picked up via visuals like movies and photos or on social media groups. Đặng Thanh Huyên actively uses all of these sources. She is the author of the colourful Vietnamese history artbook Việt ...

By Thúy Hằng Despite being born and bred in Nga Sơn, a rural district in the central province of Thanh Hóa famed for its traditional bed mats and other products made of sedge, Trần Doãn Hùng never wanted to follow the craft and becoming involved in a business endeavour ...

Mỹ Anh, dancer and teacher. Photo courtesy of Mỹ Anh Inner sanctum: When did you first start dancing? In middle school, I started doing K-pop dance covers by myself for fun. When I got to high school and was blown away by its dance club’s performance, I auditioned and ...

PERFECTION ON A PLATE: Grilled Australian beef tenderloin served with mashed potatoes, pumpkin puree, asparagus, carrots, and black pepper sauce. VNS Photo Ngô Minh Sitting on the ninth floor of the La Siesta Hotel in the heart of Hà Nội, Cloud Nine Restaurant boasts sensational views over the centre ...

by Xuân Đăng A redemptorist monastery with a typical French colonial architecture that is one of the ancient religious buildings in Đà Lạt. VNS Photo Xuân Đăng The Central Highlands city of Đà Lạt is famous for its cool climate, pine-scented air and mountain views. Often referred to as ...

COLOURED IMAGERY: Duy’s lightboxes showcase ancient Vietnamese royal costumes, landscapes, and traditional culture. VNA/VNS Photo Hoàng Đạt By Minh Anh Ancient Vietnamese royal costumes, landscapes and traditional culture have all provided inspiration for Nguyễn Duy Duy to create enchanting 3D lightboxes. A native of Thạch Thất District on the ...

American Kyo York came to Việt Nam for the first time as a tourist in 2007. When he returned in 2009, he worked in the Mekong Delta province of Hậu Giang as a volunteer, teaching English to underprivileged children. He had a life-changing experience during that time, as he ...

With Executive Chef Erick Garcia from Hotel Meliá Hanoi A pure delicious dessert made of four different textures of chocolate, including chocolate coconut truffles, chocolate mousse, Dulcey mousse, and crispy chocolate bar. Executive Chef Erick Garcia Ingredients: Whipped cream: 1 litre Fresh milk: 500 ml Condensed coconut: 50 gr ...