The blossoming of a once barren land

When visiting the lush Golden Camellia Park in Nho Quan District in the northern province of Ninh Bình, it is hard to imagine that a few years ago the valley was abandoned with few crops surviving, the local soil deemed too rough to do anything worthwhile.

Wobbly wonders: Vietnamese 3D jelly cakes

The beauty of flowers, cute animals, beautiful love stories or romantic songs have become endless inspirations for Trần Phương Nga's three-dimensional canvas of transparent jelly.

Nùng people's unique silver carving

In Nùng tradition, silver is a sacred material thought to possess talismanic qualities that can exorcise evil, prevent "poisonous winds", protect health, bring happiness, as well as protect the soul.

Painter finds inspiration in rural scenery

Phan Mơ's paintings have been featured in various exhibitions, gone viral on the internet with thousands of likes and shares on Facebook, and most recently, won a contest of a Facebook page with over 2,3 million members in Việt Nam.

Kids club a boost for 'quan họ' folk singing

The Quan Họ Bamboo Shoot Club established by Nguyễn Thị Nguyên and several other artists, is helping spread the passion for folk singing and other traditional activities among the community, contributing to the conservation of this UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.