Ly Son Island

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Tu Linh boat racing festival in Ly Son features national ritual, cultureicon

Tu Linh boat racing festival in Ly Son features national ritual, culture

As part of the national intangible cultural heritage, the Tu Linh boat racing festival in Ly Son Island District in the central province of Quang Ngai is organised annually to pay tribute to national ancestors.

 
Cave Pagoda on Ly Son Island attracts visitorsicon

Cave Pagoda on Ly Son Island attracts visitors

TRAVEL
26/03/2021

Hang Pagoda situated inside a cave on the north side of Thoi Loi volcanic mountain on Ly Son Island has attracted many Buddhists and tourists.

Heavenly scenery of green moss in Ly Son Islandicon

Heavenly scenery of green moss in Ly Son Island

TRAVEL
27/02/2021

As the weather turns to be warmer in spring, dispelling cold winds throughout Ly Son Island, it’s the time for visitors to admire the once-a-year magical scenery in the place.

Trees on Ly Son Island ravaged by stormsicon

Trees on Ly Son Island ravaged by storms

SOCIETY
26/11/2020

Most of the trees on Ly Son Island in the central province of Quang Ngai have been damaged by recent storms.

Ly Son island working to preserve renowned rock crabsicon

Ly Son island working to preserve renowned rock crabs

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
06/10/2020

Rock crabs are known for their high nutritional and economic value but are in danger of extinction on Ly Son Island, off the coast of Quang Ngai province in central Vietnam. 

Geographical indication given to Ly Son garlicicon

Geographical indication given to Ly Son garlic

SOCIETY
06/07/2020

The National Intellectual Property Office handed over a certificate to the People’s Committee of Ly Son island district recognising its specialty garlic with a geographical indication (GI) during a ceremony on July 5.

Pham Thi Hong Le the favourite for Ly Son marathonicon

Pham Thi Hong Le the favourite for Ly Son marathon

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
24/06/2020

SEA Games bronze medallist Pham Thi Hong Le is considered the favourite for the women’s marathon at the upcoming Tiền Phong Newspaper Marathon, Vietnam's longest-running marathon.

Islander strives to protect crabs from overfishingicon

Islander strives to protect crabs from overfishing

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
03/06/2020

A Ly Son Island resident in the central province of Quang Ngai has ignored cynicism and negative comments to continue on his mission to preserve his homeland’s maritime resource.

Quang Ngai, Kien Giang close tourist attractions over COVID-19 fearsicon

Quang Ngai, Kien Giang close tourist attractions over COVID-19 fears

TRAVEL
23/03/2020

Authorities in the central province of Quang Ngai and southern province of Kien Giang have closed tourist attractions in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Tien Phong Marathon moves to May due to COVID-19icon

Tien Phong Marathon moves to May due to COVID-19

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
10/03/2020

The Tien Phong Marathon will be postponed due to the COVID-19 outbreak.

Tien Phong Marathon held on Ly Son Islandicon

Tien Phong Marathon held on Ly Son Island

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
20/02/2020

The 61st Tien Phong Marathon is scheduled to be held on Ly Son Island in Quang Ngai Province on March 22.

Tu Linh boat race - a unique festival of Ly Son island districticon

Tu Linh boat race - a unique festival of Ly Son island district

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
23/01/2020

The Tu Linh (Four Holy Beasts) Boat Race in the spring in Ly Son Island District, in the central province of Quang Ngai, has existed and been preserved for more than 300 years.

Specialties of Ly Son Island: Goi toi and oc mat trangicon

Specialties of Ly Son Island: Goi toi and oc mat trang

TRAVEL
03/09/2019

Apart from bòng bong (seaweed) salad, Ly Son Island in Quang Ngai Province is also famous for dishes like gỏi tỏi (fresh garlic salad) and different versions of ốc mặt trăng (moon face snail).

TV show on fishermen in Ly Son Island airsicon

TV show on fishermen in Ly Son Island airs

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
22/08/2019

A TV series on the life of fishermen on Lý Sơn Island in central Quang Ngai Province attracted many viewers in the region after its first episode aired on HCM City Television (HTV) last weekend.

Ly Son - a cultural and geological heritageicon

Ly Son - a cultural and geological heritage

PHOTOS
12/08/2019

Ly Son island is a gorgeous geopark in the central province of Quang Ngai. The island is also home to the Hoang Sa Flotilla which protected Hoang Sa and Truong Sa archipelagoes four centuries ago.

Crowded seaport in Ly Son islandicon

Crowded seaport in Ly Son island

PHOTOS
27/07/2019

Ly Son, one of important frontier islands of the country, is located in Quang Ngai province, 15 nautical miles (28km) from the mainland. The waterway is the only route to this island district.

Ly Son house built from plastic bottlesicon

Ly Son house built from plastic bottles

PHOTOS
23/07/2019

A Ly Son Island man is building a house from 6,000 plastic bottles.

Vietnam boasts Ly Son cultural and geographical heritageicon

Vietnam boasts Ly Son cultural and geographical heritage

PHOTOS
19/07/2019

Ly Son island, Quang Ngai province, is not only known for the birthplace of Hoang Sa Flotilla, but also a famous geopark with breath-taking landscape and diverse fauna and flora.