Monthly Archives: September 2015

Banh Chung – Traditional cake of Vietnamese New Year

Banh Chung, Vietnam

Almost synonymous to Tet (The Lunar New Year), banh chung (Chung cake) is the most prominent culinary icons in Vietnam. In the ancient conception, the Earth is square, hence Chung cake’s shape is square, too, to reflect the Earth shape. Besides, it emphasizes the important role of rice and nature in water rice culture. Chung cake is

Are Vietnamese traditional craft villages on your journey plan?

Vietnam traditional craft village with skillful production

Traditional craft village in Vietnam implies to communities especially at suburban and country, which have the same traditional craft production of a same kind. All of these represent for special, unique traditional customs, they also bring about economic but also culture value. Anyone visiting these villages will feel exciting and want to discover more about

Eat in Dalat City, Vietnam

Street food in Dalat night market

Dalat’s charms are in the details; one of which is the food. Dalat cuisine is all about fresh produce and lots of it. Blessed with a cool central highland climate, just about anything can be grown there, not just tropical vegetables and fruits. Visiting Da Lat, no tourists can miss the chances to try its famous

Thap Ba Festival

Thap Ba Festival

Thap Ba Festival is an annual event organized in the site of Po Nagar Cham Towers from the 20th to the 23th of the 3rd month of a Lunar Year. Thap Ba Festival is the largest festival in this region organised to commemorate the female genie Ponagar, the Goddess that takes care of the well-being