A modern folk opera of Vietnam Originated in the southern of Vietnam in the early 20th century, which was mostly believed to first appear in Mekong Delta, the Cai Luong (literal translated as reformed opera) is a form of modern folk opera in Vietnam. Derived from Boi..
Chèo – which is quite strange to foreign tourists in Vietnam, but it is considered as an indispensable part of Vietnamese spirit. Among the Vienam’s treasure of folk culture and art, Cheo is classified into theatre-type for its unique special features containing: singing,..
The world’s intangible heritage Ca trù (literally mean Tally Card Song) was a special type of music with its unique style that cannot be mixed with others. Its name is also various in each province in Vietnam like: ả đào, cửa đình, cửa quyền, cô đầu, nhà..
You might hear about Cirque du Soleil show which is recognized all over the world for high-quality, artistic entertainment. Here recently in Hanoi, you can enjoy this fascinating entertainment show - Ionah Hanoi, but it's certainly unique compared to Cirque du Soleil and worth a..
Located on Nghia Linh mountain, (about 100km away from Hanoi city), the Hung King Temple is a solemn relic complex of Phu Tho province, and also one of the most tourist attraction in northern Vietnam. Every year, when the third lunar month comes, all Vietnamese citizens head for..
If you come to Northern provinces of Vietnam like Bac Ninh or Bac Giang at their festival times, you would encounter Quan ho singing - a Vietnamese folk music style characterized by alternating groups of female and male singers issuing musical challenges and responses. It is..
Discover night life of a new place is always a fascinating experience, by wandering in a busy night market you will learn about the local life style and habit. Hanoi night market takes place on every weekend evening, the market spreads from Hang Dao street to Dong Xuan Market..