|The South Korea-Viet Nam Food & Culture Festival 2014, to be held here on November 29 and 30.— Photo thoibaonganhang
HA NOI (VNS)— The South Korea-Viet Nam Food & Culture Festival 2014, to be held here on November 29 and 30, aims to provide a wide range of activities that visitors will enjoy.
Korean restaurants in Ha Noi will show visitors how kimchi and other Korean food are made while Vietnamese-Korean families will demonstrate how Vietnamese cuisine is prepared.
Other cultural activities to be highlighted at the festival include a performance by Van Mai Huong, one of Viet Nam's favourite pop singers, as well as film screenings; the wearing of the hanbok, a traditional Korean dress; and picture taking to attract young visitors.
Organisers, the South Korean Embassy here and Viet Nam's Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, expressed hopes that the festival would be a good place for the youth and the entire family to enjoy the weekend.
The festival will take place at Calidas Keangnam Hotel at the third floor of Keangnam Landmark 72, Plot E6, Pham Hung Road in Cau Giay District. Entrance is free. All proceeds will go to Fund for the Poor in Viet Nam. — VNS