VietMindTours Company Articles

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Nov
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Saint Chu Dong Tu Festival
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Being held annually from the 10th to the 12th day of the second lunar month, the Saint Chu Dong Tu is a popular religious festival celebrating Godfather Chu Dong Tu, who discovered culture, conquered marsh, and developed agriculture and trade in the Vietnamese society. The Saint Festival. The festival is a joyful occasion whose events […]

homestay-vietnam

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Nov
2017
Homestay vietnam
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Get to know the locals at a traditional homestay, often found in the most remote and beautiful parts of Vietnam. A homestay gives you the chance to meet and make friends with local people from across Vietnam in their own environment, and bring welcome income directly to the local community. In Mai Chau, Ha Giang and Ba Be […]

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Nov
2017
Fishing & Farming in Hoi An
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Learn about traditional aspects of Vietnamese life as you learn to fish and farm like the locals. All over the world, young people are leaving rural areas to find work in the big cities – and Vietnam is no exception to the rule. Yet people still need to eat, and it’s vital that fishing and […]

hue-making-kite

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Nov
2017
Making Kite in Hue
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Spend your morning with a kite enthusiast who will teach you the fine art of kite-making and decorating. The imperial city of Hue is known for its beautiful kites, so why not spend your morning getting to know more about this traditional craft? We’ll arrange for you to meet Mr Cu, a local kite lover who will introduce you […]

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Nov
2017
Bho Hoong village stay
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Did you know that Vietnam is home to over 54 different ethnic minorities, each with their own distinct culture and customs? Visiting one of Vietnam’s fascinating hilltribes is something that many travellers wish to have, yet few operators do properly. Located amid the spectacular scenery of the Truong Son Mountain Range in central Vietnam, about […]

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Nov
2017
Lantern-making in Hoi An
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Join the excellent Lifestart foundation as they guide you through an afternoon of traditional crafts and creativity. Hoi An, famous for its lanterns, is the ideal place for a silk lantern-making class. The traditional lanterns create a beautiful atmosphere throughout the town and come into their own during the Hoi An Full Moon Festival – […]

kyson-homestay

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Nov
2017
Moon Garden homestay at Ky Son
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Experience traditional rural Vietnam at the Moon Garden homestay, where you can try your hand at local crafts and farming skills. An hour from Hanoi, in the small village of Ky Son, is the excellent Moon Garden Homestay. This is a fantastic retreat set in a lovely rural setting, offering a full programme of activities […]

saigon-motorbike-food

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Oct
2017
SaiGon-Street Food On Wheels
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When in Saigon, one may very likely to find a food cart on the street, apart from a numerous amount of street food stores and small restaurants. It is like the typical image of this beautiful and thriving city. Food on carts vary, from tropical fruit to the worldwide-famous Banh Mi and many other dishes. […]

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Oct
2017
Sai Gon Vegan Tours
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You love street food, but ask around about Vietnamese street foods and you’ll be told about phở bò (beef noodle soup), bánh mì (French baguettes) filled with slices of ham. And for all the vegetarians worried about not being able to eat anything.. As a vegetarian who’s into food, It is annoying to travel places […]

xuan-xuan-restaurant

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Oct
2017
Xuan Xuan Restaurant 47 Ma May
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Xuan Xuan is a deservedly popular place to try bo nuong, or grilled beef (and other meats), in Hanoi’s Old Quarter. The concept is basically this: sit on tiny stools at just-as-tiny tables with grill pans in the middle, and cook your own meat. For the meat, choose from beef, pork or goat udders (or […]