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Romantic lake offers cool tranquility in Quảng Ninh

The biggest lake in the northern province of Quảng Ninh has long been known as the “Little Đà Lạt”. Surrounded by hills and mountains, Yên Trung Lake in Phương Đông Ward, Uông Bí City, is popular among tourists and locals looking for a place to relax.

Book maps groundbreaking artist’s career

Artist Thang Trần Phềnh was not only one of the first Vietnamese artists to graduate from the École des Beaux-Arts de l’Indochine (Indochina Fine Arts College) — the first fine arts school in Indochina — he was also among the first to display his oil-on-canvas paintings at expos held in Hà Nội in the early 20th century.