Apricot blossom village of Dien Hoa

According to the elders of Dien Hoa Commune (Phong Dien), the traditional profession of growing apricot flower trees started when some inhabitants of the village worked as royal officials in the Imperial City and brought the yellow apricot blossom seedlings to the village. The village has later developed into the apricot blossom village of Dien Hoa

  • "Quoc Hoc Hue – The Love" launched

    "Quoc Hoc Hue – The Love" launched

    "Quoc Hoc Hue – The Love" is the Spring 2018 memory book by the Alumni Contact Board of Quoc Hoc Hue in Ho Chi Minh city, launched in early 2018.

  • Interacting with lacquer paintings

    Interacting with lacquer paintings

    Combining fine arts and applied arts, the exhibition “Duyên bốn mùa” (Charming Seasons) by the young artist Nguyen Duc Phuoc gave viewers a different look at lacquer paintings.

  • Bamboo swing: from village to town

    Bamboo swing: from village to town

    In early 2012, Thua Thien Hue organized a program themed "Ancient Hue - New Experiences", preceding a series of events in line with the national tourism policy entitled "National Tourism Year 2012 - Northern and Central Coastal Region - Hue ".

  • "Spring Flowers" exhibition

    "Spring Flowers" exhibition

    "Spring Flowers" is a fine art exhibition by Hue artist group, which will open on January 26 at Ta Cafe & Bakery (44 Pham Ngu Lao street, Hue city). This is the second exhibition of this young artist group at Ta Cafe & Bakery.

  • Crystallized ginger from Hien Luong Pagoda

    Crystallized ginger from Hien Luong Pagoda

    Manually made by the pagoda abbess and Buddhists to serve people at Tet holiday, the crystallized ginger and candied turmeric of Hien Luong Pagoda quickly win the trust of customers.

  • Affirmation of Hue University Brand

    Affirmation of Hue University Brand

    Going beyond the boundaries of Hue and Central Vietnam, Bachelor Degree holders, medical doctors and teachers trained in Hue have been working all over the country.

  • Honoring Thua Thien Hue artists

    Honoring Thua Thien Hue artists

    On January 10, Union of Arts and Literature Associations organized a program to honor the artists and award excellent art and literature works in 2017.

  • Japanese Emperor's luncheon and the underlying story about the executive chef

    Japanese Emperor's luncheon and the underlying story about the executive chef

    Graduating from Hue Vocational College of Tourism, Nguyen Dong Hai, born in 1982, was the first Vietnamese to become the executive chef of the worldwide renowned La Residence Hotel.

  • “Views of Hue Women" photo contest

    “Views of Hue Women" photo contest

    On January 9, the Women's Union of Hue city organized the closing and awards ceremony for the “Views of Hue Women" photo contest 2017.

  • Evan Le and the "Pilgrimage Night" to Hue

    Evan Le and the "Pilgrimage Night" to Hue

    With the music program "Pilgrimage Night" held on the last day of 2017, music lovers’ desires were satisfied after many days eagerly waiting for piano prodigy Evan Le to come to Hue.

  • Welcoming spring with year-animal ao dai

    Welcoming spring with year-animal ao dai

    In order to welcome spring and the Year of Dog, the painter Tran Huu Nhat has completed a trio of high-quality brocade ao dai (traditional costume for the Vietnamese) featuring the dog, a combination of traditionalism, modernism and cubism.

  • Russian folk art collective "Siberian Patterns" to perform in Hue Festival 2018

    Russian folk art collective "Siberian Patterns" to perform in Hue Festival 2018

    "Siberian Patterns", a well-known folk dance troupe from Novosibirsk, Russian Federation will participate in the Festival this year, said Hue Festival 2018 Organizing Committee.

  • Silent Notes of River

    Silent Notes of River

    The bundle of "xoi lac" (a dish made from glutinous rice and peanuts) wrapped in two layers, the inner one - banana leaf, the outer one - a piece of newspaper. The aroma of roasted sesame brings back the memories of our mother's kitchen, lit by warm charcoal fire in the old days. The handful of such a simple dish suddenly has the power to dispel the winter in Hanoi.

  • Singing to celebrate New Year 2018

    Singing to celebrate New Year 2018

    Performances celebrating the Party and the Spring has brought to the audiences a boisterous atmosphere of the New Year 2018.

  • Kien Trung Palace to be restored in 2018

    Kien Trung Palace to be restored in 2018

    This information is confirmed by Dr. Phan Thanh Hai, Director of Hue Monuments Conservation Center.