• Music & movement

    Music & movement

    October 18,2017 02:35 PM

    Any ceremony or festivity held by the ethnic H’Mong people is accompanied by their very own instrument and dance, both called khen.



    October 16,2017 11:12 AM

    The Lo Lo Hoa people in Vietnams north boast some of the most intricately-created clothing found in the country.

  • A Craft reborn

    A Craft reborn

    May 12,2017 10:42 AM

    One man in central Thua Thien Hue province has been devoted to bringing back his villages craft.

  • Refined style

    Refined style

    March 23,2016 11:08 AM

    Vietnam’s national dress, the ao dai, has gone through many changes over the years while retaining the elegance for which it is known.

  • Sing it out loud!

    Sing it out loud!

    January 20,2016 08:08 AM

    The karaoke experience in Vietnam differs wildly from that found in the West.

  • Life in simplicity

    Life in simplicity

    September 01,2015 09:38 AM

    All able-bodied adults in Khuoi Khon village are out on the rice terraces by 5.30am. Rice is the village’s cash crop and they will try to make the most of the short harvesting season.

  • A time to celebrate

    A time to celebrate

    July 13,2015 04:26 PM

    The day marking a baby’s first full month in the world is cause for much joy in Vietnamese households.

  • Warming the spirit

    Warming the spirit

    March 06,2015 06:21 PM

    Music festivals are an important part of cultural life in the north as winter comes to an end.

  • Dining fine

    Dining fine

    February 01,2015 01:07 PM

    Though largely informal, there’s the odd rule to follow when eating in a Vietnamese home.

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