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Candied ginger makes Tet warm

The candied ginger made in Kim Long ward, Hue city, in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue, stands out for its authenticity and absence of additives. 

Restaurants offer free delivery amid COVID-19 outbreak

Because of the impact of COVID-19 outbreak, many restaurants in HCM City are struggling and offering free delivery services to attract customers who are eating at home instead of going out.

Hue Festival - a chance to explore new Hue: organisers

Hue Festival 2020 will be another chance for tourists to explore Hue – a city full of attractions, said city leaders, who will host the international festival between April 1 and 6 next year.

Festival honours traditional heritage

Traditional handicraft artisans from across the country have been demonstrating their skills and products during a five-day festival to celebrate Vietnam Cultural Heritage Day which fell on Saturday.

Passion Week event to be held in HCM City

A number of renowned artists from a variety of fields will come together to take part in the second Passion Week event which celebrates contemporary art and cuisine.

Argentinean guest chef amazes local gourmets with traditional recipes

For Argentinean guest chef Alberto Curia, who is now in Hanoi to introduce local connoisseurs to the best of his home country’s cuisine, playing the role as a “gastronomy ambassador” is a great honour.

Vietnam promotes culture at Mexican fair

Vietnamese culture has dazzled thousands of visitors at the International Friendly Cultures Fair which is taking place in Mexico City from May 31 to June 16.

When it gets cold, it’s time for some greasy seaworms

Every late Autumn, when sunbeams gently light up trees, turning them yellow, and light cold front approaches in the north, the ruoi (seaworm) season begins, as it has done for a thousand years.

Utterly, bitterly delicious dishes by the E De

 VietNamNet Bridge – For the E De people, no meal is really complete without a fruit that is a rare ingredient in other cuisines – ca dang – bitter eggplant.

Entertainment News 31/3

 Belgian Beer Festival to showcase 50 brews, cuisine, Electronic music and VJ concert Saycet to be performed at L’Espace, Saigon Outcast will celebrate Thai water festival, Songkran, in HCM City, HCMC Book Fair sales total VND50 billion

Art & Entertainment News In Brief

Int'l artists take part in special concert, Festival celebrates Japanese fashion, cuisine, Russian musicians perform masterpieces, Canada's Glenn Wool brings comedy to VN, Consular Club holds Int'l Charity Bazaar

Foreign tourists see few smiles in Vietnam

 VietNamNet Bridge – Foreign tourists have ranked the friendly smiles of Vietnamese people behind ao dai (traditional Vietnamese long dress), cuisine and destinations in terms of their recognition of Vietnam’s tourism,

Dong Thap cuisine: a real treat of Mekong Delta

 VietNamNet Bridge – Dong Thap Province, around 170 kilometers from HCMC, lies by the Tien River in the Mekong Delta and has various attractive destinations for tourists such as Tram Chim National Park, Gao Giong Eco-Tourism Park,

Da Nang cuisine gets global exposure

 VietNamNet Bridge – Le Ha Uyen wanted to share her passion for her native cuisine with her international friends, and in doing so she discovered the subtleties that made Vietnamese cuisine so diverse.

Youth invited to make Vietnam ‘kool'

VietNamNet Bridge – A new project launched on July 4 will get both residents and visitors to record information and impressions of famous and not-so-famous destinations as well as culture and cuisine of Viet Nam in order the make them more popular.

To be civilized, Vietnamese should stop eating dog meat!

After VietNamNet published the story about dogmeat, we have received a lot of opinions from readers, part of whom objected to the French visitor while the rest didn’t. Below are the opinions of the latter group.

Vietnam’s tourism does not depend on dog meat

After VietNamNet published the story about dog meat, we have received a lot of opinions from readers. Part of them disagreed with the French visitor and part of them agreed with him. Below are the opinions of the first group.

Foreign tourists go to Vietnam to… eat, why not?

Vietnamese food, which is considered one of the healthiest cuisines worldwide, would be developed to attract more tourists to Vietnam.

Foreign visitors afraid of food safety in Vietnam

VietNamNet Bridge - “I have been living in Vietnam for three years but I can’t get used to the way Vietnamese people eating beside sewers,” says Alain, a Spanish who is working for a non-governmental organization in Hanoi.

2013 Sea Festival to kick off in Nha Trang

 VietNamNet Bridge – Central Khanh Hoa Province’s Nha Trang City will host a four-day sea festival featuring various events from June 8 to 11.