(HBO) - A ceremony was held at the Hoa Binh provincial Culture Palace on November 26 to review and award winners of the 2019 photo and video clip contest popularising Hoa Binh Lake tourism area. The event was co-hosted by the provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism, the provincial Association of Literature and Arts, and the Hoa Binh Radio & Television Station.
Visitors at the event.
The contest aimed to promote the
images of local people, cultural identities and diversity, natural scenery,
cultural and historical vestiges, and outstanding tourism products to domestic
and foreign visitors at the area, thereby choosing the best photos and clips featuring
the area as well as honouring authors of works with creative value in the
fields of film shooting and photography.
As of October 16, the organising
board received 405 photo entries by 18 professional and amateur photographers,
including 30 photos featuring Bo waterfall, Bo market and Da river before Hoa
Binh hydropower plant was built, and others taken during the French domination.
The board also received 18 clips popularising the area by 9 individuals and
At the event, the organising
board presented the first photo prize to "Miniature Ha Long Bay” by Nguyen Xuan
Thanh, the second prizes to "Bo Temple in spring” by Nguyen Xuan Thanh and
"Quietness at noon” by Dinh Hai, the third prizes to "Nurturing the future” by
Nguyen Xuan Thanh and "Early sunshine in Ba Khan” by Thai Kien, "Tourists
experience kayaking in Da Bac” by Hoang Minh and 10 consolation prizes. Ten
auxiliary prizes were also granted to collectors of photos depicting Bo
waterfall, Bo market and Da river before the construction of the Hoa Binh
The first prize in video clip
category went to "Bed of Hoa Binh Lake – A green gem in the northwestern
mountains and forests” by the provincial Radio & Television Station. The
second prizes came to "Hoa Binh Lake – Ha Long Bay on mountain” by the
provincial Radio & Television Station and "Identity and integration” by
Nguyen Xuan Thanh, and the third prizes to "Ecological tourism on Hoa Binh
lake” by Radio The Voice of Vietnam, and "Travelling around attractive and
charming Hoa Binh lake” by the provincial Radio & Television Station, and
"Aerial view of Hoa Binh lake” by Cao Phong district’s Centre for Culture and
Media, and 10 consolation prizes to quality works./.
(HBO) - With a convenient location, beautiful and imposing scenery, and unique cultural identity, Hoa Binh province holds huge potential to develop different types of tourism.
(HBO) - Eight km far from the center of the district, there is 3,500 ha of forest in Thanh Son commune, of which, 70% of the area is the protection forests, assigned to 11 hamlets for management and protection.
(HBO) - On July 8, the Provincial Steering Committee of tourism held a conference to review the tourism development for the first 6 months and to deploy the tasks for the last 6 months of 2020.
(HBO) - Mai Chau district possessing the beautiful natural, dreaming, captivating scenery with the fresh climate, the unique ethnic culture creating attraction and attractiveness, has long been named in Vietnam's tourism map. The district has had specific solutions and jobs to exploit this unique potential and advantages, aiming to build Mai Chau as an attractive, friendly and safe destination for tourists.
(HBO) – The master planning for the development of Hoa Binh Lake National Tourism Site in Hoa Binh towards 2030 was approved by the Prime Minister in Decision 1528/QD-TTg on August 1, 2016. It is an important foundation and motivation for making component plans and projects in order to promote the value of Hoa Binh Lake as well as the province’s socio-economic development.
(HBO) - Cao Phong – the land of Muong Thang is rich in the traditional cultural identity, retaining many intangible cultural features imbued with the national identity. It is a part of Hoa Binh Culture, where there are many beautiful landscapes, cultural and historical relics associated with the struggle of the nation, and it has become an attractive destination attracting domestic and international tourists.