Album: Old lifestyles in Hanoi

Old lifestyles in Hanoi

Family meals in old Hanoi (photo: nguoihanoi.com.vn)

Old lifestyles in Hanoi

Young ladies in old Hanoi (photo: nguoihanoi.com.vn)

Old lifestyles in Hanoi

Buoi market (photo: nguoihanoi.com.vn)

Old lifestyles in Hanoi

Teaching scholars (photo: thanglonghanoi.gov.vn)

Old lifestyles in Hanoi

Letters written for hire (photo: HanoilaVie)

Old lifestyles in Hanoi

Processions in the early 20th century (photo: belleindochine.free.fr)

Old lifestyles in Hanoi

Wedding in old Hanoi (photo: belleindochine.free.fr)

Old lifestyles in Hanoi

HTML clipboard Wedding in Hanoi in the early 20th century (photos: HanoilaVie)

Old lifestyles in Hanoi

Wedding in Hanoi in 1980 (photo: thanglonghanoi.gov.vn)

Old lifestyles in Hanoi

Entertainment activities at Thong Nhat park in 1960 (photo: VNA)

Old lifestyles in Hanoi

Entertainment activities at Thong Nhat park in 1960 (photo: VNA)

Old lifestyles in Hanoi

Flower planting at Ngoc Ha village in 1963 (photo: VNA)

Old lifestyles in Hanoi

Ornamental plants, a hobby for Hanoians in 1963 (photo: VNA)

18/09/2017 14:05

Vietnam named among 20 most beautiful countries

Vietnam has been voted one of the 20 most beautiful countries in the world by readers of Rough Guides, the renowned British travel site.

08/09/2017 17:02

The taste of Hanoi’s autumn

Hanoi’s autumn is also the season for com or young sticky rice flakes. Com can be eaten directly or enjoyed with bananas like a snack. It can also be mixed with other food ingredients to create a variety of tasty dishes, including cha com (Vietnamese com sausage) and com xao (browned green sticky rice).

06/09/2017 17:10

Fish sauce: much more than just a condiment

Just like rice, fish sauce is a staple of almost every dish in Vietnam. “For Vietnamese people, a meal without fish sauce is considered incomplete,” culture expert Tran Ngoc Them once wrote in his book Vietnam Culture Foundation.