Blossoming Hoa Giay flowers beautify Hanoi during summer

Blossoming Hoa Giay flowers beautify Hanoi during summer    

The streets of Hanoi have become even more beautiful in recent days thanks to the colourful emergence of the blossoming Hoa Giay, also known as great bougainvillea, which is an integral part of daily life for many of the capital’s residents.

Getting lost in the paradise of nearly 200 varieties of lotus in Hanoi

Getting lost in the paradise of nearly 200 varieties of lotus in Hanoi    

Around 13km from the downtown of Hanoi, the lotus pond inside the Centre for Experimental, Research and Development of Lotus Genetic Resources at lane 234, Ngo Xuan Quang Street, Gia Lam District, has entered the full bloom season of lotus flowers.

Performing bears handed over to sanctuary: a big step forward

Performing bears handed over to sanctuary: a big step forward

The recent hand over of four bears from Hanoi’s Central Circus to a sanctuary is a big step towards helping bears in Việt Nam, said a representative of animal welfare organisation Animals Asia.

Hanoi welcomes 2.9 million visitors in first half of 2021

Hanoi welcomes 2.9 million visitors in first half of 2021

Hanoi received about 2.9 million tourists in the first six months of 2021, mainly domestic visitors, a year-on-year decrease of 25%, according to the municipal Department of Tourism.

Hanoi preserves and promotes Ca Tru arts, towards lasting vitality

Hanoi preserves and promotes Ca Tru arts, towards lasting vitality

Following 12 years on the list of Intangible Cultural Heritage in Need of Urgent Safeguarding (2009), Vietnam’s Ca Tru (ceremonial singing) made a strong comeback.

Hanoi streets turn purple with blossoming crape myrtle flowers

Hanoi streets turn purple with blossoming crape myrtle flowers    

Giant crape-myrtle flowers, known as “Bang Lang” in Vietnamese, can now be seen in full bloom throughout Hanoi, serving to bring a sense of poetic beauty to the capital during the start of summer.

Hanoi is the most recommended destination for traditional food

Hanoi is the most recommended destination for traditional food

The Future of Travel research reveals that Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City are the most recommended destinations for traditional food,

“Hanoians travel in Hanoi” to boost up the city’s tourism

“Hanoians travel in Hanoi” to boost up the city’s tourism

The Hanoi Tourism Stimulating Festival 2021 aims at introducing tourism products, tour combos and accommodations to Hanoi travelers.

Hanoi: Museum receives photos and items honouring Vietnamese Ao Dai

Hanoi: Museum receives photos and items honouring Vietnamese Ao Dai

The Vietnam Women’s Museum in Hanoi recently received photos, documents and items with the theme “Memories and Heritage” from diplomats, photojournalists, female doctors, and fashion designers.

Hanoi simultaneously reopens relic sites, tourist attractions

Hanoi simultaneously reopens relic sites, tourist attractions

Relic sites and tourist attractions in the capital city of Hanoi were simultaneously reopened for tourists excluding festivals on March 8 after closure order.