Việt Nam welcomed around 870,000 foreign visitors in January, up 23.2 per cent month-on-month. This is a promising sign in both tourist arrivals and revenue for the country after two years of COVID struggles.
According to Traveller, bánh cuốn is a simple dish and less popular with international tourists compared to phở (noodle soup) and bún chả (vermicelli with grilled pork and fresh herbs). However, making the dish requires a lot of skill.
Authorities in Tu Mơ Rông District, Kon Tum Province, have auctioned 10 paintings made on rocks by students to raise funds for disadvantaged people, including for their education, at the province’s Ngọc Linh ginseng fair.
The festival is held every three years, from the 9th to the 11th day of the third month (lunar calendar) in the years of Tiger, Monkey, Snake, and Pig, celebrating great military victories of the Trần Dynasty (1226-1400).