VietNamNet Bridge – Renewing old tours, designing new attractive tours to satisfy the demand of travelers, especially short distance tours are the things travel firms are doing. “2 in 1” tours have been chosen by many couples this Valentine Day. Newfangled tours favored Right after the Tet holiday that finished on January 28, a lot of couples began choosing destinations for the Valentine Day. Travel firms, which had a bumper Tet season, have renewed tours to attract the special travelers. Saigontourist said it has launched new attractive tours for Valentine Day, including the tours which allow couples to both enjoy the spring, visit the sites at the pagodas to pray for happiness and a safe and sound year. Most of the destinations offered are famous domestic landscapes such as Sa Pa, Da Lat, Nha Trang, Da Nang, Ha Long Bay and Phu Quoc island. Especially, the Valentine tours to the orders to be departed from Hanoi to Vinpearl – Nha Trang, Sa Pa, Da Nang, … [Read more...] about “2 in 1” tours chosen for Valentine Day in “price storm” period
Ming moon prices
VietNamNet Bridge – Chinese traders can satisfy any demand for stuffing of moon cakes from Vietnamese producers. They can supply all kinds of stuffing of dozens of tons within 1-2 days. Moon cake market starts early, quality is out of control The moon cake market for this year’s mid-autumn festival has made an earlier start over last year, with higher prices due to rising input costs and soaring prices of food, rice and cooking gas, according to Tuoi Tre. Many well-known bakeries including Kinh Do, Dong Khanh, Bibica and Thanh Long have started production for the moon festival since mid-July, two months ahead of the festival. Most of the moon cake makers said prices this year would be 15 to 30 percent higher than last year since input cost soared. “Flour, sugar and salted duck egg prices rose by 40 percent, 60 percent and 77 percent respectively,” Thanh Long Moon Cake Company said. Kinh Do, Bibica and Dong Khanh all announced price hikes … [Read more...] about Be careful with moon cakes!
Exhibition “Predestination” by Vu Tuyen Exhibition: 28 Mar – 10 Apr 2015 Exhibition House 16 Ngo Quyen, Hanoi You are invited to the exhibition “Predestination” by Vu Tuyen which expresses multiple emotional tones about Lotus through 50 artworks. “Lotus gives me real emotions about myself, and helps me look into the inner self. The more I paint Lotus the more I understand about it” – Vu Tuyen. Vu Tuyen, born in 1977, has had a few solo exhibitions such as “Impermanence”, “Color of Love” and group exhibitions such as “Symbiosis”, “Feel – Dream”. Choir Performance “FRIENDS’ HARMONY” Sun 29 Mar 2015, 8 pm New concert hall of Vietnam National Academy of Music Vietnam National Academy of Music 77 Hao Nam Str., Dong Da Distr., Ha Noi The choir performance titled “Friends’ Harmony” features the friendly exchange between the Youth Choir of Vietnam … [Read more...] about EVENTS SCHEDULED FOR MARCH 20-31 (daily updated)
HN & HCMC – Stand-Up Comedy Nights with Will Mars Hanoi: Thu 30 Jun 2016, 8 pm ATK 73a Mai Hac De — HCMC: Wed 29 Jun 2016, 8 pm Game On 115 Ho Tung Mau, Q1, Ho Chi Minh City Come to stand-Up comedy nights with Will Mars. You want explosive? This guy’s nuclear. A British Comedian living in New York, Will’s first solo Asia tour Schtick Shift will take in Singapore, Malaysia, Hong Kong, China, Thailand, Indonesia and of course Vietnam. And expect it to be a good ‘un. This guy’s got some serious accolades stitched onto his t-shirt: Finalist in the English Comedian of the year Award 2014; Top 50 Best Ever Jokes at the Edinburgh Fringe (The Scotsman); Top 50 Funniest One-Liners Ever (Daily Mail); Top 10 Funniest Jokes of the Edinburgh Fringe (Dave TV). Supporting acts: In Hanoi: Hanoi Comedy Collective In HCMC: Singaporean comic Jinx Yeo Entrance is VND200,000 and includes a free glass of Pasteur Street IPA. For info and bookings, email: … [Read more...] about WHAT’S ON JUNE 15-30 (DAILY UPDATE)