Enamored Russians paint Vietnam with a captivating brush

The love Russian artists Evgraf Plotnikov and Rita Shageyeva have for the vibrancy and simplicity of Vietnam flows out of their brushes.

Vietnam ornamental fish seller photo wins grand Smithsonian prize

The photo, titled ‘A fish seller displays his goods’, was taken by British photographer Jon Enoch during his visit to Vietnam in February 2019.

244-year-old Hue bridge to undergo restoration

Restoration of former imperial capital Hue’s 244-year-old Thanh Toan Bridge in Thanh Thuy Chanh Village, commenced Thursday.

Two Vietnamese photographers among int'l contest finalists

Two stunning shots by Vietnamese photographers have been shortlisted for the final round of the 2020 Sony World Photography Awards contest.

Vietnamese photographers dazzle at Agora contest

Nine entries by Vietnamese photographers have been named among the top 50 in Water 2020 contest of Agora, a global photography social network.

Yellow blossoms set 400-year-old town aglow

In late March and early April, UNESCO heritage site Hoi An in central Vietnam is illuminated by blooming sua flowers (Dalbergia tonkinensis).

Nha Trang among top 10 destinations for diving in 2020

US magazine Forbes has listed Hon One (Whale Island) in the central province of Khanh Hoa among the 10 must-dive destinations in 2020

Water lilies harvest shot nets Vietnamese lenswoman top int’l prize

Khanh Phan’s aerial capture of two women in conical hats harvesting pink water lilies in the Mekong Delta has won an international prize.

Vietnam’s beauty helps three photos onto Agora Award shortlist

Three of 50 images selected from thousands for the final round of Agora’s Nature 2020 competition represent the country’s unique diversity.