“Rhododendron school” a tourism hit in Lao Cai

“Rhododendron school” a tourism hit in Lao Cai

Using the regional flora Rhododendron simsii to attract visitors to a local elementary school, Lao Cai Province has developed an unprecedented approach to ethnic tourism which has helped promote local culture in a unique way.
Visitors take a photo in a tangerine orchard (Photo: SGGP)

Springtime comes in Dong Thap Province in Mekong Delta’s heart

Flowers in full bloom and fruits and fish are abundant in the Mekong Delta Province of Dong Thap, all people can feel that springtime is coming to the province. Moreover, the springtime also brings bumper crop and prosperity to all locals in Dong Thap after hard working days.

Elder people dance in amusement parks

Elder people dance in amusement parks

At 9 clock in a shady corner of an amusement park in Ho Chi Minh City’s Go Vap District, groups of elderly people comprising men and women and young people gather together and dance every Sunday.
Teacher Nguyen Quang Cuong initially fulfils his desire to set up a private museum to keep ancient items for the community’s sake (Photo: SGGP)

Man spends billions keeping countryside soul

The dream of starting his own museum to keep countryside soul of a 63-year-old man in the Central Province of Ha Tinh finally comes true after decades.
Giant old-growth trees on sales in Phu Cat district market, Binh Dinh province (Photo: SGGP)

Central forests destroyed to fuel ornamental tree craze

There has been a sudden demand for old-growth wild ornamental trees in recent years, leading to the destruction of forest trees in the Central Highlands and South Central Vietnam while local authorities have their hands tied.