JuliaN Wong, General manager, Sheraton Hanoi This festive season the peak days fall into weekdays - Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve will be on Mondays. All of our hotel activities will be expanded to cover the weekends and weekdays. Guests will enjoy more celebratory activities for this festive season at Sheraton Hanoi Hotel. As we commit to an international service culture of personalised and memorable experiences through Hanoi’s gracefulness, ethnic cuisine, innovation and green practices that promises satisfaction, Sheraton Hanoi is proud to be the favourite destination of travellers. This year, we forecast an increase in leisure business for rooms besides expecting a stronger year end and festive season business for outlets and banquets – most notably yearend parties and weddings. Our hotel also forecast a slowdown in terms of business travellers as expected over those periods but overall, we have still seen a positive trend. Julien Pechey, General manager, … [Read more...] about Festive Fever in Vietnam
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Cultural party: The Deutschland-Fest 2018: German Experiences in Hà Nội kicked off yesterday in the capital city. — VNS Viet Nam News HÀ NỘI — The Deutschland-Fest 2018: German Experiences in Hà Nội kicked off yesterday night around the Lý Thái Tổ Statue next to Hoàn Kiếm Lake, with the attendance of German Ambassador to Việt Nam Christian Berger and Hà Nội City’s People’s Committee Chairman Nguyễn Đức Chung. The two-day festival will entertain locals and expats with a wide range of activities including Learning about Bundesliga, the Brothers Grimm Beer Festival and a fashion show by the Van Laack Company. A photo exhibition displaying ten photos on the theme of Buddy Bears (a symbol of Berlin) by Leica and another exhibition featuring photos about the diplomatic relations between Việt Nam and Germany will be also held. Festival goers can also enjoy jazz … [Read more...] about German Festival kicks off in Hà Nội
The festival, the fifth of its kind, is co-organized by the German Embassy in Vietnam, the German Chambers of Commerce Abroad (AHK), the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), the Central Agency for German Schools Abroad (ZfA) and the Goethe Institute. At the press briefing The event aims to introduce organizations from Germany and promote exchanges between Vietnamese and German businesses, contributing to enhancing cultural exchange and expanding cooperation between the two countries in the future. According to the organizing panel, this year’s festival will welcome visitors of all ages, former overseas students in Germany and more. Among major topics of the festival are environmental protection, economic cooperation between Germany and Vietnam, and so on. Notably, the festival will feature 32 booths of German organizations and companies in Vietnam, and activities related to teaching German as a foreign language in Vietnam, tertiary and vocational training … [Read more...] about Deutschland-Festival 2018 to take place in Hanoi
Kiko and Christina from Spain and Germany, respectively, the best-known Bachata couple in Germany and pioneers of the romantic dance style in the north of the country, will participate in the event. — Photo vietnamlatinfestival.com Viet Nam News HÀ NỘI — The third International Latin Festival kicked off in the capital Friday with a range of activities. The three-day event features performances by more than 50 international and local dance artistes, including salsa dancers Adrian and Anita from Uruguay and Brazil, respectively. The couple are well known for their innovative and energetic shows in more than 40 countries across the world. Other artistes include internationally recognised Bachata teachers Kiko and Christiana from Spain and Germany, respectively, the most popular Bachata couple in Germany and pioneers of this romantic dance style in the north of the country, as well as Carlos and Chloe from Australia. This new dance couple combines Carlos’ … [Read more...] about International artistes participate in Hanoi Latin Festival
VietNamNet Bridge – Up to four out of five European bands that will take part in the European Music Festival 2010 are Jazz bands. Germany Jazz band Thärichens Tentett The festival is one of the most expected annual music events in Vietnam. The festival will bring colourful concerts to the audience in Hanoi and HCM City from November 26 through December 4. This year, the event is part of cultural activities which mark the 20th relationship between the European Union and Vietnam. Twenty-two artists from five European countries – Belgium, Austria, Germany, the Netherlands and Spain – will join the festival. Germany contributes half of the European artists. Besides the world leading pianist Heinrich Alper, who will perform in HCM City only, a ten-member Jazz band Thärichens Tentett will perform at the opening ceremony in Hanoi. Notably, all bands from Germany, Austria, Belgium and the Netherlands play Jazz music, a “specialty” of European … [Read more...] about What to enjoy at European Music Festival 2010?