Artist Dang Mau Tuu has been working over the past four years on his most recent collection of paintings and they will be exhibited at the Le Ba Dang Arts Foundation in Hue (4th-15th March 2020). The exhibition consists of 36 paintings of oil and silk; a tribute to the artist’s expression of the female […]
Written By Luke Digweed. Hue has recently been prominent on the Vietnamese big screen with the releases of romantic comedy Gai Gia Lam Chieu 3 (Naughty Cougar 3) and nostalgia-driven Nang Day Xu Hue (the Bride of Hue). Over the turn of the new year, fans of previous Gai Gia Lam Chieu installments were quick […]
Hue isn’t short of dark tourism hotspots. 13 emperors, the violent French assault on the Citadel and subsequent colonial rule, the Buddhist crisis, the Tet Offensive and a couple of natural disasters provide an endless, yet largely unvisited, amount of locations for people looking for quirky places. None can tick so many boxes on the […]
May 2019 saw the opening of Hue’s newest art gallery, Memory Space: a collection of works by prolific Vietnamese-French artist Le Ba Dang. As Hue works closer on refining its reputation as the cultural heritage capital of Vietnam, Memory Space might be the city’s most impressive gallery to date and strengthen’s Hue’s case for more […]
People Watching One of the reasons I love living in Vietnam is that it’s a country buzzing with activity. Some countries you have to hunt for the action but in Vietnam the action comes to you. It’s right on your doorstep. Nothing makes me more excited to leave my house than the unpredictable environment of the […]
Tim Doling will give at talk at the Learning Resource Centre to discuss the rich cultural heritage Hue has to offer.
150 kilometre span between the three major cities of central Vietnam. Here’s some highlights of everything in between.
Unknown to a lot of visitors to Hue, the city has a lot to offer. Here are a few of our favourite picks.
We speak to author Tim Doling about the state of cultural heritage in Hue and Vietnam.
Hue is home to vast amount of Vietnamese cuisine. Use this guide to find some of the city’s best secret eats.