Vietnamese model Nguyen Dieu Linh made it to the top 10 of Miss Tourism Queen International 2018 held in Bangkok, Thailand, on May 16. Top 5 winners of the Miss Tourism Queen International 2018. Photo Miss Tourism Queen International Facebook The 27-year-old also won the Miss Global Tourism title at the contest. Camila Reis (28), Miss TQI Brazil, was crowned Miss Tourism Queen International 2018. She will serve as the tourism ambassador to Thailand during her reign. Reis is the first woman from Brazil to hold this title, leaving behind 54 other contestants. She claimed the glittering new crown and a cash prize of US$10,000. Victoria Nomarova from Tatarstan, Russia, finished second while Rachel Nimegeers from Belgium came third. The fourth and fifth positions were won by Sinziana Sirghi from Romania and Chatrthira Michas from Thailand, respectively. The remaining contestants in the top 10 were from Russia, Viet Nam, Indonesia, South Africa and Costa Rica. Vietnam among … [Read more...] about Vietnam among top 10 in international beauty pageant
Vietnam national costume
Spring festival 2017 at the Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism in Hanoi (Photo: http://dantri.com.vn) Hanoi (VNA) – A spring festival will be held at the Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism in Hanoi on February 24-25 to promote the rich and diverse cultures of ethnic groups across the country and strengthen national unity. The event will feature a wide range of activities, with a highlight being the re-enactment of the Gau Tao festival of Mong ethnic people and wedding ceremony of Bo Y ethnic inhabitants in the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang. Gau Tao, held to thank gods for granting good health to families and villages, is one of the largest traditional festivals of Mong ethnic people. It combines almost all types of folk cultural activities of the group and has been recognised as part of the national intangible cultural heritage by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism. Meanwhile, the Bo Y ethnic minority … [Read more...] about Spring festival to honour national ethnic cultures
Vietnamese representative Huyen My will wear a traditional long dress (Ao Dai) weighing 30 kilograms in the National Costume competition at Miss Grand International 2017 pageant on October 12. The national costume has been made by designer Ngo Nhat Huy. The dress is inspired by patterns at the Hue Imperial Citadel in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue. Huyen My will compete in the National Costume competition at Miss Grand International 2017 pageant in Quang Binh Province on October 12. The pageant has drawn the participation of 80 contestants. The grand finale will take place on Phu Quoc Island, Kien Giang Province on October 25. VOV/Tien Phong … [Read more...] about Stunning images of Vietnam national costume at Miss Grand pageant
The Hanoitimes - Vietnam Airlines`s Customers on two flights: VN236 SGN - HAN and VN 257 HAN - SGN had a special experience when take flight during Vietnam Reunification Day (April 30). On the attitude of 10.000m and catwalk floor is two aisles on the plane, Vietnamese stewardesses become confident and charming fashion models with traditional Ao dai from the Collection "Đào Mai" of Vo Viet Chung designer. The Boeing 787-9 immediately become a fashion stage; an unique, impressive and touching culture space for all customers on board. Those photos of Vietnam Airlines stewardesses graceful in a surprising Ao dai (Vietnam traditional costume) fashion show on a "flight of peace", have attracted a lot attention. The show is among activities to mark 42th anniversary of Vietnam Reunification Day (April 30, 1975 - April 30, 2017). Besides the fashion show, air attendants performed the song "Tự nguyện" (Voluntary - famous Vietnamese song of patriotism) as a gift from their heart, on occasion … [Read more...] about Vietnam Airlines air stewards perform Ao Dai fashion show during “flight of peace”.
The proposal to use the cave as venue for a beauty contest has been rejected following concerns among locals and conservationists. A global beauty contest should be held outside the Thien Duong (Paradise) Cave in central Vietnam due to safety reasons, according to the Quang Binh provincial authority, which recommended a local coastal resort instead. The Paradise Cave in the UNESCO-recognized Phong Nha Ke Bang National Park and SunSpa Resort have initially been put forward by the province's tourism department as candidates to host Miss Grand International 2017's National Costume Contest. "Due to the steep terrain, flood intensity is high and it can trigger flash floods," the state owned Nhan Dan daily cited a Quang Binh tourism department report to the culture ministry as saying. The report said the cave will also limit the number of allowed guests and hinder logistics and security work. Miss Grand International is a global female beauty contest and one of the five Gland Slam … [Read more...] about Vietnam to keep Paradise Cave off global beauty contest