Category Archives: VIETNAM

Quat Dong Traditional Embroidery Village (Video)

Many customers are amazed by the skillfulness and uniqueness of The Silk Design’s embroidered products. The Silk Design often receives questions about the artisans of this traditional craft and their unique techniques. Here is the answer – Let’s discover the traditional craft of embroidery in Quat Dong Village.    Meet our craft worker – Mrs. …

What to pack for your Vietnam Holiday?

    This time last year I was getting excited about my first holiday to Vietnam, and doing plenty of research into what I should pack for three weeks travelling North to South… Vietnam has quite distinct climates depending on whether you are in the northern hills of Sapa or catching some rays on the Southern coast, so to ensure you …

Beauty Blogger Michelle Phan in Motherland – Vietnam

  YouTube star and beauty blogger Michelle Phan shared her travels through motherland – Vietnam for her new video series. Vietnam’s love and care for tradition inspired her to learn more about the art of handcrafting the traditional Vietnamese Silk Long Dress “Ao Dai”. As she continues her journey through Vietnam, Michelle Phan also had authentic …

Stop and stare: the story behind Hanoi’s vendors from above

Loes Heerink returned to take more pictures of vendors and found things had changed. Seeing beauty takes patience and sometimes requires a different vantage point. That’s how Loes Heerink has fallen in love with Hanoi and the city’s street vendors. Like a bird, the Dutch photographer spent months waiting on bridges to take pictures of the vendors. …

Vietnam Named One of the 20 Most Beautiful Countries to Visit

  Vietnam’s natural beauty and friendly people never cease to attract tourists to visit this place. Among many of the country’s popular tourist destinations, Ha Long Bay and Sa Pa emerge as two of the biggest attraction for tourists. Have you ever had the chance to visit these two amazing places in North Vietnam?   …