Local traditions and culture in Vietnam

  • Rice planting in Vietnam.
    Rice planting in Vietnam.
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  • Planting rice in Vietnam.
    Planting rice in Vietnam.
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  • Working in the rice fields in Vietnam.
    Working in the rice fields in Vietnam.
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    "ao dai" - Vietnam traditional Women's dress

    by sunnywong Written Nov 14, 2002

    These days, the only ones that are still wearing the traditional dress are high-school students and office workers in state-owned companies such as banks, post offices, airlines.

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    Mangosteen

    by sunnywong Written Oct 19, 2002

    This fruit available in most southeast Asia countries. It taste sweet and milky, with a big seed inside. It gets a fame as 'King of Fruit' (Durian is rumor as Queen of Fruit).

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    House front food stall

    by sunnywong Written Oct 18, 2002

    Most Vietnamese use their house front for making earnings, likely food stalls etc. And they live at the rear of the house.

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    Hair Saloon

    by sunnywong Written Oct 17, 2002

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    It is very popular to have an ears picking service after hair cut in Vietnam. Try it, you'll never forget such wonderful feeling. Highly recommanded.

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    He is selling birds for that...

    by Kartann Written Sep 8, 2002

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    He is selling birds for that ppeople's dream come to true. Some bought a one and throw it up to sky.
    In Saigon

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  • Also called the 'rice bowl' of...

    by Hawaii-5-0 Written Aug 25, 2002

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    Also called the 'rice bowl' of Vietnam,the Mekong Delta supplies 50% of Vietnams rice crop.
    Viet Nam is the second largest producer of rice in the world behind Thailand

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  • Homes and business are taxed...

    by Hawaii-5-0 Written Aug 25, 2002

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    Homes and business are taxed according to the open area up front.Long, narrow and high buildings pay less taxes.

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    There are hundreds of...

    by BorderHopper Written Aug 25, 2002

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    There are hundreds of languages spoken throughout the world but a smile speaks them all.....just smile alot, and be friendly. you'll be amazed at how warm the Vietnamese people are.

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