Album: Hanoi welcomes the Year of tiger

Hanoi welcomes the Year of tiger

The Vietnam Ethnology Museum hosted “Vui xuan Canh Dan” festival with folk games like walking on stilts, throwing con, bamboo pole dancing, playing with clay firecrackers.(photo: bamboo pole dance, courtesy of Quoc Khanh/VNA)

Hanoi welcomes the Year of tiger

Clay firecracker modelling contest at the Ethnology Museum (photo courtesy of Quoc Khanh/VNA)

Hanoi welcomes the Year of tiger

Children are interested in to he modelling (photos courtesy of Quoc Khanh/VNA)

Hanoi welcomes the Year of tiger

Buying calligraphy, a fine cultural tradition in Hanoi, at Van Mieu-Quoc Tu Giam (photo courtesy of Trong Duc/VNA)

Hanoi welcomes the Year of tiger

Water puppet performance at Van Mieu-Quoc Tu Giam (photo courtesy of Trong Duc/VNA)

Hanoi welcomes the Year of tiger

Music performance at Van Mieu-Quoc Tu Giam (photo courtesy of Trong Duc/VNA)

Hanoi welcomes the Year of tiger

Chess competition at Van Mieu-Quoc Tu Giam (photo courtesy of Trong Duc/VNA)

Hanoi welcomes the Year of tiger

Spring fair (photo courtesy of Dinh Hue/VNA)

Hanoi welcomes the Year of tiger

A stall displaying specialities at the Spring fair (photo courtesy of Dinh Hue/VNA)

Hanoi welcomes the Year of tiger

Drum performance at 2010 Hanoi spring festival to welcome 1000th year of Thang Long-Hanoi (photo courtesy of Phuong Hoa/VNA)

Hanoi welcomes the Year of tiger

“Ngu Ho” (five tigers) dance at 2010 Hanoi spring festival (photo courtesy of Phuong Hoa/VNA)

12/04/2017 11:21

Kong: Skull Island studio in Ninh Binh to open

The studio where film Kong: Skull Island was shot in the northern province of Ninh Binh is being restored and will open to tourists on April 15.

10/04/2017 17:00

Trans-Vietnam train route named among Asia’s most scenic

UK-based travel publisher Rough Guides has described Vietnam’s north-south rail link as one of the most scenic routes in Asia.

10/04/2017 16:55

Quang Tri: Con Co Island greets first visitors

The People’s Committee of the island district of Con Co, central Quang Tri province, has welcomed first visitors to the island on the pilot Cua Viet-Con Co route.