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Old soldier preserves ethnic folk music

Luong Xuan Dan, a veteran of the Tay ethnic group in Yen Son District in northern mountainous province of Tuyen Quang, has an endless passion for local folk music.

Stick puppetry of the Tay

The Tay often stage stick puppetry at their New Year’s celebration and also at the Going to the Field Festival, a custom that has existed for more than 200 years.


Indigo clothes of the Tay

Indigo is a dominant color of clothes of many Vietnamese ethnic groups.

Reservoir attracts tourists with raw beauty

A hydropower reservoir is becoming a popular tourist destination in Tuyen Quang Province thanks to the limestone in the middle of the reservoir.

Ethnic minority people introduce Vietnam’s unique culture

Vietnam is home to 54 ethnic groups, each of which has its own unique cultural identity. 

Casting away from a village of stilt houses

 VietNamNet Bridge – For those interested in ethnic groups’ culture and green space, Thai Hai Stilt House Preservation & Ecological Tourism Village is an ideal destination.

Women zoom in on ethnic minority issues

 VietNamNet Bridge – Until three months ago, Sam Thi Xinh had never held a camera. Xinh, a Mong ethnic woman from Phuc Loc Commune in Bac Kan Province, was chosen to take part in a research team with other women from her district.

Visiting Hoang A Tuong Palace in Bac Ha

 VietNamNet Bridge – Tourists to Bac Ha District, Lao Cai Province should visit Hoang A Tuong mansion, which is isolated in the center of the town. This used to be the most powerful house in the Northwest region.

Morning dew, floating trees instil a sense of calm at Noong Lake

Waking up in the fresh air near Noong Lake, located on the Tay Con Linh Mountain Range in Phu Linh Commune, in the northern mountainous Ha Giang Province's Vi Xuyen District, backpacker Tran Trung Dung felt very comfortable.

Bac Ha Market – special cultural feature in Lao Cai

 VietNamNet Bridge – Bac Ha Market in Lao Cai Province is held every Sunday morning and offers a wide range of products, including clothes, farm tools, and housewares.