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Viral video of toddler riding python creeps up on Vietnamese family
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Viral video of toddler riding python creeps up on Vietnamese family

En Vnexpress - The family had been keeping the 16-foot python as a pet for two years.

Measures sought to lure more int’l arrivals
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Measures sought to lure more int’l arrivals

Representatives from ministries, sectors, and firms gathered at a conference in Hanoi on October 17 to seek ways to promote tourism and attract international visitors.

Saigon Central Post Office - unique architectural complex in HCM City
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Saigon Central Post Office - unique architectural complex in HCM City

The Saigon Central Post Office, the largest in South Vietnam, is one of the city’s most emblematic architectural structures. Built between 1886 and 1891, it embraces the western architectural style

Homestay service offers sustainable tourism
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Homestay service offers sustainable tourism

Eleven ethnic-minority households in the Hoang Su Phi District of Ha Giang Province are operating an experimental home-stay service as part of a project to improve the livelihoods of ethnic

Cau Dat centennial tea plantation: Must-see destination in Da Lat
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Cau Dat centennial tea plantation: Must-see destination in Da Lat

Cau Dat tea plantation which was established back in 1927, located around 22km away from Da Lat City is now one of the most favorite tourist destinations in the central highlands province of Lam Dong.

Life in fishing village on stage in Phan Thiet
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Life in fishing village on stage in Phan Thiet

Lang Chai (Fishing Village) Theater has recently been put into service, creating an entertainment and cultural space for tourists to Mui Ne in Phan Thiet City to admire unique art performances.

Ba Be - Bac Kan Tourism Week 2017 around corner
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Ba Be - Bac Kan Tourism Week 2017 around corner

The Ba Be - Bac Kan Tourism Week 2017 will be held from October 18 to 23 at Po Lu hamlet, Nam Mau commune, Ba Be district, in the northern province of Bac Kan.

Solo travel trend in Vietnam
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Solo travel trend in Vietnam

As the trend toward solo travel continues to grow, many people who have never traveled solo still ask “Is solo travel safe? Isn’t it more lonely, expensive, and dangerous?” VOV will discuss this

UK diplomatic missions in Vietnam to stop stamping documents for nationals
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UK diplomatic missions in Vietnam to stop stamping documents for nationals

En Vnexpress - British nationals must now have their documents legalized in the UK instead of at diplomatic missions in Vietnam.

Midwives treated 'like civil servants' battle Cambodia's maternal deaths
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Midwives treated 'like civil servants' battle Cambodia's maternal deaths

En Vnexpress - The midwives 'provide the backbone' to the health workforce for mothers and their children.

Shining Star guides way to female equality
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Shining Star guides way to female equality

Far from the hustle of crowded streets in Hai Duong City, the Temple of Nguyen Thi Due is surrounded by Phuong Hoang (phoenix) mountain in Kiet Dac Village. It overlooks endless rice fields.

Scenic bliss for wedding portraits in Vietnam
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Scenic bliss for wedding portraits in Vietnam

Vietnam boasts countless breath-taking views, which are being hailed as a ‘paradise’ for wedding photographs by couples and photographers.

Vietnam Airlines to launch more Hanoi-Sydney flights
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Vietnam Airlines to launch more Hanoi-Sydney flights

En Vnexpress - The airline wants to operate seven flights per week to exploit the potential of the Vietnam-Australia route.

Big bundle of joy: Vietnam woman gives birth to 7 kg baby
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Big bundle of joy: Vietnam woman gives birth to 7 kg baby

En Vnexpress - 'When the doctor said my child was 7.1 kilograms, we all couldn't believe it,' the father says.

Beauty of Dien Bien’s high mountain villages
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Beauty of Dien Bien’s high mountain villages

Beauty of Dien Bien’s high mountain villages

Vietnamese artwork to go under the hammer at Christie's
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Vietnamese artwork to go under the hammer at Christie's

En Vnexpress - The artwork named 'Borderline' was made from lacquer and is a co-creation between Yen Khe and Hanoia, the leading Haute-lacquer house in Vietnam.

Sexual abuse stories from around the world pour out on social media
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Sexual abuse stories from around the world pour out on social media

En Vnexpress - People shared stories and offered support. And there were many sympathetic responses from men.

Statue carving in Vu Lang village
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Statue carving in Vu Lang village

Located in Hanoi’s outlying Thanh Oai district, Vu Lang handicraft village is well-known in the northern region for sculpting statues, particularly worshipping objects. Local products have been

Stunning beauty of Hue imperial city in autumn
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Stunning beauty of Hue imperial city in autumn

The ancient city of Hue in the central province of ThuaThien Hue is regarded as a romantic land of poets. Autumn in the city has greatly impressed visitors with stunning natural landscapes.

Saigon falls short in global safety ranking
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Saigon falls short in global safety ranking

En Vnexpress - The city and its Southeast Asian peers Jakarta and Manila prop up the index in the bottom 10.

Vietnamese man banned from flying following mid-air dispute
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Vietnamese man banned from flying following mid-air dispute

En Vnexpress - The country's aviation boom has been plagued by a series of on-flight incidents.

Writing contest launched to promote tourism
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Writing contest launched to promote tourism

The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) and Lao Dong (Labour) Daily launched a writing contest themed “Vietnam: Endless beauty” in Hanoi on October 13.

Vietnamese specialties among world’s best 30 dishes
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Vietnamese specialties among world’s best 30 dishes

Vietnam’s Pho and Goi cuon (fresh spring rolls) have been named in the list of the best 30 dishes of the world under a survey by CNN.

Should small children be banned from watching all screens?
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Should small children be banned from watching all screens?

En Vnexpress - Regulators and program makers are at odds over whether small children should be banned from watching television or using tablets and smartphones.

Sample the raw Vietnamese dishes that horrify foreigners
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Sample the raw Vietnamese dishes that horrify foreigners

En Vnexpress - Suck it up and forget what's on the plate in front of you for a lively taste of Vietnam.