(VietKings.org - Uskings.us) Located on the northern bank of the Red River, Kieu Ki is known as the only village in Vietnam still practicing the traditional craft of producing gold leaf. The deftness of Kieu Ki artisans can be seen in pagodas and temples where statues are covered with thin gold leaf.
(VietKings.org - Uskings.us) Since the 16th century, the village which originated in the north of Vietnam, has had its artisans work on furniture and houses across the country, from prominent buildings in Hanoi to Hue citadel and royal tombs or most of the architectural projects in Hoi An’s heyday.
(VietKings.org - Uskings.us) Located on a hill at No.4 Hung Vuong street, 3km from Dalat city the Northeast, Lamdong museum is the place displaying the historical objects of the locality, especially the cultural traditional objects of Lamdong province.
(VietKings.org - Uskings.us) The Hotel Continental is a hotel in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. It was named after the Hotel Continental in Paris, and is located in District 1, the central business district of the city. The hotel is situated on Đồng Khởi Street by the Saigon Opera House and was built in 1880 during the French colonial period. The hotel has undergone refurbishments over the years, while still maintaining the essence of its original architecture and style. The hotel is owned by the state-owned Saigon Tourist.
(VietKings.Values) The Journey To Promote Vietnam Records (P.111) Special Traditional Horse race in Bac Ha
(VietKings.org - Uskings.us) Bac Ha is in Lao Cai province where is in The North of Vietnam . There is the famous place with majestic landscape, beautiful plum blossom, peach blossom which are the all white color cover most of all the piece of the forest and piece of the sky when Spring is coming. Every year, the traditional Horse race is happened by the Highland white knights.
(VietKings.org - Uskings.us) Khmer pagodas host both religious ceremonies and non-religious cultural activities. Today we’ll visit some pagodas in Soc Trang province, which is home to a large population of Khmer people.
(VietKings.org - Uskings.us) Even if embroidery is not your thing, the artworks at XQ Village will impress.
(VietKings.Values) The Journey To Promote Vietnam Records (P.114) Cao Thon – a renowned musk incense making village
(VietKings.org - Uskings.us) Located 40km from the center of Hanoi, Cao Thon village in Bao Khe commune, Hưng Yên province, is among the largest incense-making villages in Vietnam. Cao Thon incense is widely popular for its special fragrance and has been exported to several countries.
(VietKings.org - Uskings.us) Spread throughout Hue’s quiet rural surroundings are six large and opulent tombs which remain architectural marvels to this day. The Nguyen emperors, who ruled Vietnam from 1802 to 1945, spent much of their time and immense wealth building extravagant monuments to none other than themselves. Though it can be disheartening to learn how the projects were funded by taxes squeezed from the lower classes, one thing is for certain: the Nguyen rulers had impeccable taste.
(VietKings.org - Uskings.us) Situated near the southern margin of the Red River Delta, the Trang An Landscape Complex is a spectacular landscape of limestone karst peaks permeated with valleys, many of them partly submerged and surrounded by steep, almost vertical cliffs.