The caves around the village of Vieng Xai were home to the Pathet Lao leadership and thousands of civilians for almost a decade during the 'Secret War' that the United States of America waged on Laos between 1964 to 1973
More than 10,000 coffee-related cultural relics from the renowned Jens Burg Museum in Germany were handed over to Trung Nguyen Corporation. The collection is now under the safekeeping of the company, where it is showcased in Trung Nguyen’s Coffee Museum in Buon Ma Thuot Province, Vietnam.
It’s late October and Cambodians are eagerly anticipating the coming end of a most difficult rainy season. Here on the Tonle Sap, the water has nearly submerged the trees, only the highest branches appear above the waters of this vast inland sea. In the villages, securely hidden behind the mangrove forests, or ‘flooded’ forests as they are locally known, the water level has nearly reached the floorboards of the stilted homes that in the dry season would soar six meters above the ground
Lady of the Realm is a prosperity goddess from southern Vietnam, a supporter of business, health, and a protector of the Vietnamese border. She is housed in Vĩnh Tế village at the foot of Sam Mountain, near Cambodia.
Fansipan Mountain is located 9km south-west of Sapa Townlet in the Hoang Lien Mountain Range. Fansipan is branded "the Roof of Indochina" at the height of 3,143m; Fansipan is to be approved as one of the very few eco-tourist spots of Vietnam, with about 2,024 floral varieties and 327 faunal species.
The whale shark is one of the biggest marine species in the world. On May 18 2010, Mr Dai Thanh Hao, along with fishermen in Ganh Hao, Dong Hai District, Bac Lieu Province found the dead whale shark and due to the traditional custom of local people, its corpse was brought to Lang Ong Nam Hai.
Since the first appearance of Muong Thanh Hotel in 1996 in Dien Bien Phu City, Dien Bien Province, the hotel chain with the same name have been developing and spreading across many cities and provinces in Vietnam. By November 29, 2012, Muong Thanh Hotels had 18 hotels in big cities and provinces such as : Ha Noi, Quang Ninh, Nghe An, Da Nang, Binh Dinh, Khanh Hoa, Ba Ria – Vung Tau with five 3-star-hotels, ten 4-star-hotels and three 5-star-hotels (Muong Thanh Que Huong in Nha Trang, Khanh Hoa; Muong Thanh Thanh Nien in Ha Long, Quang Ninh and Muong Thanh Song Lam in Vinh, Nghe An)