Hung Kings' Festival or Hung Kings death anniversary is a Vietnamese festival held annually from the 8th to the 11th of the third lunar month, in which the 10th day is the main festival day.
Together with Pho and spring
roll, Vietnamese sandwich has become so famous and popular in many countries
that it is included as a new word in the American dictionary.
Being a distinctive Vietnamese dish, especially to those who live in the North, Pho is available everywhere, from villages to urban cities, to be sold by street vendors or served at luxurious restaurants.
"Balance" may be
the single word that is commonly used to describe Viet Nam's gastronomy. In
essence, Vietnamese cuisines usually reach the balance of ingredients and
recipe: neither putting too much salt and fat, nor using fattening cooking
methods such as frying that may lead to diseases.
The Mekong Delta is the
southernmost region of Viet Nam, comprising one city and 12 provinces. The
Delta is formed by a huge amount of silt and has been extended together with
the sea level rise over the years.
Situated in Kien Giang
province, Phu Quoc is the largest island among the 22 islands located in the
Gulf of Thailand, and also the largest island of Viet Nam.
Mui Ne is located in the east
coast of Phan Thiet city, Binh Thuan province and about 250 km north of Ho Chi
Minh City. The place is famous for shady roads under coconut trees, wonderful
beaches, cliffs and sand dunes glowing in the sunlight.
Located in Nha Trang city,
Khanh Hoa province, Nha Trang Bay is known as the most famous beach destination
in Viet Nam.
More than 40 km south of Tuy
Hoa city, Phu Yen province, the Cliff of Stone Plates looks, from a far
distance, like a huge beehive which is about 50 meters in width, 200 meters in
Located in Da Nang city in
the central region of Viet Nam, Son Tra is referred to as a precious natural
pearl. This peninsula has a moderate climate all the year round. It is
particularly charming with vast forests, sheltering a large number of rare
animals, beautiful coral reefs and alluring beaches such as Bai Bac, Bai Nam
and Bai But.
Phong Nha-Ke Bang National
Park is situated in Quang Binh province. The Park can be compared to a huge and
valuable geological museum of the world thanks to its complicated geological
structure with different categories of stone including sandstone, quartz,
schist, siliceous limestone.
About 100 km to the south of
Ha Noi and 7 km away from Ninh Binh city, Trang An Landscape Complex covers an
area of more than 2,000 hectares, mostly comprising karst hills, mysterious and
majestic grottos, paddy fields and dozens of historical and cultural relics
such as pagodas and temples.
Recognized by UNESCO as a
world heritage site for its values of landscape, geology and geomorphology in
1994 and 2000, Ha Long Bay, located in Quang Ninh province, is a wonderful and
skillful masterpiece of nature.
Lying at the height of
approximately 2,000 meters above the sea level, covered with clouds all the
year round, Sapa has a magnificent and pristine beauty of a typical mountainous
town in the Northern border area of Viet Nam.
On the occasion of Lunar New Year 2019, The Embassy Will be closed from 04th to 08th February 2019
On the occasion of Lunar New Year 2017, The Embassy of Vietnam in Sweden will be closed from January 25th to February 02nd, 2017.
An Giang (VNA) – A delegation from the Swedish city of
Pitea led by mayor Peter Roslund toured the southern province of An
Giang from February 29 to March 2 under a framework of a cooperation
programme between the two localities.
HCM City (VNA) - Swedish Deputy Minister for
Infrastructure Erik Bromander and a delegation of transport businesses
visited Ho Chi Minh City on November 26 to seek cooperation
Vietnamese and Swedish citizens met up in Hanoi on
October 30 to review their countries’ friendship since the establishment
of bilateral diplomatic ties 45 years ago.
occasion of the 45th anniversary of Sweden-Vietnam diplomatic relations,
Swedish Ambassador to Vietnam Camilla Mellander gave VNP’s reporter an
interview on cooperation and relations between the two countries.
You can download the overview of Viet Nam in 2012 and Vietnam-Sweden trade relations in 2012.
Vietnam and Sweden on October 6 signed a new
development cooperation agreement in which the latter pledged at least
250 million SEK (or 36 million USD) of aid for Vietnam during the
The Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) always attaches
importance to its relationship with the Communist Party of Sweden (SKP)
and will continue strengthening ties in the future, helping boost the
friendship and cooperation between the two nations.