• Posts Tagged ‘Ninh Binh’

    Rowlesy’s Wrap: Timeless practices inspire permanence

    by  • 06/12/2012 • Nicole Rowles, rowlesy's wrap, stories, video • 0 Comments

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    Rowlesy’s Wrap: Timeless practices inspire permanence from UQ Journalism & Communication on Vimeo. Life for Ninh Binh residents is, as it has been for generations, simple. Age-old customs provide certainty and spiritual serenity, while new forays into global industries are giving villagers financial security and offering fair trade solutions for the future. Follow us,...

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    Tourism drives construction and economy

    by  • 05/12/2012 • front page, Harry Clarke, reporters, stories, tv highlights • 0 Comments

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    Tourism drives construction and economy from UQ Journalism & Communication on Vimeo. There has been concious and noticable shift in the Vietnamese economy towards promoting the tourism industry. In the increasingly popular tourist destinations of Halong Bay and Ninh Binh, this is manifested in a shrill chatter of hammers and powertools throughout the respective...

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    Rowlesy’s Wrap: Vietnam takes traditions into the future

    by  • 04/12/2012 • Nicole Rowles, rowlesy's wrap, stories, tv highlights, video • 0 Comments

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    Rowlesy’s Wrap: Vietnam takes traditions to the future from UQ Journalism & Communication on Vimeo. A common thread in Vietnamese culture is the fusion of ancient traditions with new trends. And when it comes to medical treatments, both natural medicine and modern technology are accepted as viable cures, and are often used together in...

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    Observing Vietnam’s ‘openness’

    by  • 04/12/2012 • front page, images, Lauren Williamson, stories, Uncategorized • 0 Comments

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    While travelling through Vietnam I found that one of the most striking cultural features of the country is its openness. From sunrise to sundown, shopping, cooking, eating, working and socialising is all conducted openly on the street. Although it seems intrusive to photograph personal activities which to us seem so private, with a friendly...

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    Traditional Living in Rural Vietnam

    by  • 01/12/2012 • Emma MacKenzie, front page, Lauren Williamson, stories, tv highlights, video • 0 Comments

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    Traditional Living from UQ Journalism & Communication on Vimeo. Known as the Ha Long Bay on land, the area of Ninh Binh is quintessentially Vietnamese. Although tourists are only just starting to discover the wonders of this region, residents have lived off the land in Ninh Binh for centuries. Emma MacKenzie and Lauren Williamson...

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