This weekend, Hanoi will experience variable clouds and scattered thunderstorms. Temperature will range from 30-35 Degree Celsius, with chance of rain up to 60%. Despite the gloomy weather, make sure to have a blast at European Literature Days, which is highlighted by the launch of the wickedly funny book “Mr Gum and the Cherry Tree”. If you are after serenity, look no further than the well-received exhibition “Speech of Wall” by Lolo Zazar which recreates Vietnamese-style wall advertisements.
Hanoi weather May 7-13 (Source: Google)
Like Hanoi, the central city of Danang will also see partly cloudy skies with a chance of thunderstorm and rain in the afternoon. Fog is probable overnight while chance of rain ranges from 40% to 60%. The best thing to do in this rainy weather is to visit Cham Museum, which boasts a splendid collection of Cham art and sculpture. Alternatively the local Cao Dai temple is also worth a quick visit due to its interesting interior decorated with typical Cao Dai ornamentation.
Danang weather May 7-13 (Source: Google)
Ho Chi Minh City
Ho Chi Minh City will also experience mostly cloudy skies with thunderstorms in the evening and fog overnight. Chance of precipitation is around 80%, since it is rainy weather. Luckily this metropolitan is never lacking in activities. Highlight is the debut of the critically acclaimed project “Riverscapes in Flux”, which recreates big river landscapes in Southeast Asia in an impressive way. Another worthy place is the abstract painting exhibition “Rainbow” by artist Nguyen Trong Tuong, which will also open on Saturday.
HCMC weather May 7-13 (Source: Google)
VietJet Air is offering a new promotion applying for Hanoi – Danang route with a price of USD 15 only (about VND 299,000). Tickets are available on VietJet Air official website on May 16, from 9:00 – 12:00 am.
Famous British children’s writer Andy Stanton is giving talks at No. 31, Trang Thi Street today and tomorrow. This is part of 2012 European Days event, which is taking place in HCM City, Danang and Hanoi. The writer will award prizes to winners of the contest hold by British Council and Nha Nam Publishing House for young people who contribute their own ideas to the author’s famous Mr. Gum series.
Talented French guitarist Thibault Cauvin performing at L’Espace, Hanoi and IDECAF, HCM City on June 7 and June 5 respectively is considered the most attractive exchanging culture event during June. Tickets of the concert are sold at the performance venues at VND 100,000.
Come to the Pico Mall, No. 229 Tay Son Street, Hanoi this Saturday to appreciate World Belly Dance day in Vietnam, at the same time do a favor for underprivileged children of Blue Dragon Children’s Foundation.