Khmer glass painting, a unique craft in Soc Trang province
Glass painting is a popular folk-art genre of southerners. If people in Lai Thieu in Binh Duong province, Cho Lon in Ho Chi Minh City, and Cho Moi in An Giang province make glass paintings in the Chinese style, the glass painting of Soc Trang province express Khmer culture.
Southern Khmer folk singing festival opens in Soc Trang
The first Khmer folk singing festival of the Mekong Delta region opened in Soc Trang province on October 1, drawing more than 300 contestants, mostly students, amateur artists and artisans…
Chen Kieu - a unique pagoda of the Khmer
Visiting Khmer pagodas is not only a serene getaway, but also a fascinating way to peek into the lives of a Khmer Buddhist, a solitary culture at the heart of…
Unique four-sided pagoda    (Nov 01, 2017)
Unique four-sided pagoda
Built nearly 500 years ago, Buol Pres Phek Pagoda, also known as the Four-sided Pagoda, has a unique architecture and typical cultural values of the Khmer ethnic minority people in the South.
Soc Trang: Ooc Om Bok Festival approaching
The third Ooc Om Bok Festival (moon worship festival) of the Mekong Delta will take place from October 28-November 3, according to the event’s organising board.
Soc Trang’s waterway, garden festival hoped to lure 10,000 visitors
The 12th waterway and garden festival of the Mekong Delta province of Soc Trang kicked off in Nhon My Commune of Ke Sach District on May 28, expected to attract 10,000 visitors.
Kathina festival in Soc Trang province
The month-long Kathina Festival, a Buddhist festival held in Doi Pagoda, Soc Trang province often starts on lunar September 15th, before the Ok Om Bok Festival.
30th Mekong Delta Photographic Festival
The Mekong River Delta is Viet Nam’s largest rice growing area. Its beautiful landscapes, zigzagging canals, floating markets and diverse cultural traditions, the region have inspired a lot of photographers.
Cambodia, Thai culture introduced to Vietnamese people
A Cambodia culture week is slated to take place in southern Ho Chi Minh City and Soc Trang province from November 8-14, the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism (MCST) announced on October 21.
Hanoi, China’s Chengdu increase tourism cooperation
A memorandum of understanding on tourism cooperation between Hanoi and Chengdu City of China’s Sichuan Province was signed in the capital city on June 9.
Hanoi gastronomy festival to be held in October
A six-day gastronomy festival will be held at the Ho Tay (West Lake) Water Park in Hanoi from October 5 to celebrate the 1,000th founding anniversary of Thang Long-Hanoi.
A coastal beauty   (May 03, 2009)
A coastal beauty
Bai Lu is a new, beautifully designed beach resort in Nghe An province that is already attracting more and more tourists to this relatively undiscovered part of Vietnam’s coast.
The Prime Minister has agreed to allow the Bank for Investment and Development of Vietnam (BIDV) to select foreign consultants to do planning for development of Cam Ranh International Airport.