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Thua Thien Hue offers free entry to Hue relic site to mark its re-establishment

Free entrance tickets are to be offered to local residents when visiting the Hue imperial relic site in the central province of Thua Thien Hue on August 17-18 as a way of marking the 30th anniversary of its re-establishment, according to the Hue Monuments Conservation Centre.  

Cultural, art activities to celebrate Ha Noi’s Liberation Day
Numerous activities are set to take place across Hanoi to celebrate the 65th anniversary of the Liberation Day of the capital city (October 10).
Ho Chi Minh City, Mekong Delta boost tourism cooperation
Ho Chi Minh City and 13 provinces and city in the Mekong Delta region are stepping up efforts to boost cooperation and diversify inter-regional travel packages to attract tourists.
Festival introduces northwestern region’s ethnic culture
Traditional cultural values of ethnic communities in the northwestern region are being introduced at a festival which opened in Son La city of Son La province on August 18.
Khanh Hoa receives over 4.1 million visitors in seven months
The central province of Khanh Hoa welcomed over 4.1 million visitors during the past seven months of the year, an increase of 111 per cent in comparison to the same period last year, according to the Khanh Hoa Department of Tourism.
Assorted activities to advertise charm of Mu Cang Chai terrace fields
A hive of activities praising the charm of Mu Cang Chai terraced rice fields in Yen Bai province will be held in the downtown of Mu Cang Chai district throughout this September to celebrate the National Day (September 2).
Hue folk singing to be taught at school
The Culture and Sports Department in Hue city, the central province of Thua Thien-Hue, has signed an agreement to coordinate with the city’s Education and Training Department to add Ca Hue (Hue folk singing) to the academic curriculum in local schools.
Con Co Island sees tourism boom
Con Co Island in the central province of Quang Tri is seeing a boom in tourist arrival since the first visitors set foot on the island in a tour launched two years ago.
Linh Son Thanh Mau festival recognised as national intangible cultural heritage
A ceremony was held in the southern province of Tay Ninh on August 14 to announce the recognition of Linh Son Thanh Mau (Mother Goddess of the Mountain) festival as a national intangible cultural heritage.
“Viet Nam-Cultural Colours” photo exhibition opens in Phu Yen
A kaleidoscope of Vietnamese cultures, traditional practices and breathtaking world heritage sites are featured at the “Viet Nam-Cultural Colours” exhibition, which is scheduled for August 18-21 in the south central province of Phu Yen.
Street carnival to be held in Hai Duong Province
The specialties of the northern province of Hải Dương will be featured at a street carnival to be held on 30/10 Square in Hải Dương Province on October 26.
Festival of northwestern culture, sports, tourism to open in Son La
The 14th festival of northwestern culture, sports and tourism will take place in Son La city from August 18 – 20, with over 1,000 artists and ethnic people from Son La, Hoa Binh, Dien Bien, Lai Chau, Lao Cai, Yen Bai and Phu Tho taking part.
Thua Thien-Hue to hold monthly night fair at Thanh Toan bridge
The central province of Thua Thien – Hue will hold a monthly night fair at Thanh Toan tile-roofed bridge from 7pm on August 16, or the 16th day of the seventh lunar month.
Da Nang: Non Nuoc stone carving village to be expanded
The central coastal city of Da Nang will splash out nearly 45 billion VND (1.9 million USD) to expand Non Nuoc stone carving village from 2019-2022, aiming to preserve the traditional craft and create a highlight in the city’s tourism map.
Cham Muslims in An Giang celebrate traditional New Year
More than 17,000 Cham ethnic people are celebrating Roya Aidil Adha, the traditional new year festival of the Muslim community in the Mekong Delta province of An Giang.