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Vietnam National Day
02 Sep 2020 - 02 Sep 2020

One of the most significant holidays in the Vietnamese calendar, Sept. 2 marks the day revolutionary leader Ho Chi Minh declared Vietnam's independence from France. Across the country, Vietnamese commemorate this monumental occasion with flags, cheerful festivities and fireworks at night. If you’re

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Long Chu Festival 
02 Sep 2020 - 02 Sep 2020 | Hoi An

On the fifteenth day of the seventh lunar month, villagers on the beach in Hoi An stage a ritual to protect the area during the change of seasons. The boatmen in the area will carry a bamboo replica of the Long Chu dragon boat in a procession from the village to the river and the sea. The dragon

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Vietnam Mountain Marathon
19 Sep 2020 - 20 Sep 2020 | Sapa

With one of the most spectacular backdrops in the world, the Vietnam Mountain Marathon is a unique and unforgettable experience. Courses vary in length, ranging from a 10-kilometre fun run to a 100-kilometre ultra-marathon. Set amid the mountain peaks of Sapa, this year's route winds past buffalo

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