Hanoi plans various activities in pedestrian area around Hoan Kiem Lake
Hanoi City’s Department of Culture and Sports has planned a wide range of cultural and arts activities to be held along the pedestrian streets in the vicinity of Hoan Kiem Lake after the area reopened for visitors.
Unique ceramic tree house in Bat Trang village
After three years of intense work, the finishing line to the Bat Trang Tree House, which serves as the Cuong Duyen Ceramics Showroom, entered the stage of final sprint in…
Hanoi seeks to temporarily suspend CNN tourism ads
Hanoi authorities have ordered the temporary suspension of tourism promotion via CNN as the COVID-19 fight intensifies.  
Bean porridge with tofu, pickled eggplants: A simple common dish in Hanoi
Bean porridge is a simple common dish in Hanoi, especially for the generation born between the 1980s and 1990s.  
Four Protectors of Hanoi   (Mar 31, 2020)
Four Protectors of Hanoi
Thang Long Hanoi, a city of thousands of year, has a solid and rich historical background and is believed to be protected by four genies.  
Viral food: Hanoi restaurant serves coronavirus-shaped burgers
A takeaway eatery in downtown Hanoi has created burgers that mimic the microscopic images of the novel coronavirus.  
Hanoi shuts down historical relics, bars amid Covid-19 outbreak
Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung on March 13 ordered a temporary closure of the historical relics in both urban and suburban areas, and a halt of the operation of the bars and karaoke parlours as well as music programmes until the end of March.
Documentary about Africa to be screened in Hanoi
An Africa documentary will be screened free of charge at Tranquil Cafe in Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi on Sunday, March 8.
Hanoi plans to recognise culture artisans
The Hanoi People's Committee has announced a plan to award titles of 'People's Artisan' and 'Meritorious Artisan' in the field of intangible cultural heritage for the third time in 2021.  
Artworks revitalise Red River trash area
Over the past two months, roads along the banks of Red River, which is a trash area in Phuc Tan Ward, Hoan Kiem District in Hanoi, have been decorated with outdoor artworks made from recycled materials. The artworks were produced by a group of voluntary painters under a project launched by Hoan Kiem District People’s Committee to enliven the riverbank site under Long Bien Bridge.
Cultural festival showcases ethnic groups
A series of festivals organised by different ethnic minority groups from the country’s northwestern region are taking place at the Vietnam National Villages for Ethnic Culture and Tourism in Hanoi.  
Craft fair in Hanoi set for March 7
A craft fair will be held in Hanoi on March 7, introducing new collections of various brands.  
F1 circuit completed for Vietnam Grand Prix
The Vietnam Grand Prix Corporation (VGPC) has completed the Hanoi Formula One circuit, which will play host to the first-ever race in the country in April.
National Young Fine Arts Festival 2020 launched
The fifth National Young Fine Arts Festival will be held in Hanoi in June, for young Vietnamese artists aged between 18 and 35.  
Hanoi hosts more than 1.3 million visitors in February
The capital city of Hanoi welcomed more than 1.3 million tourists in February, including roughly 362,000 foreigners, announced the municipal Department of Tourism on February 24.