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Discoveries-Vietnam, A 21st Century Awakening

Discoveries-Vietnam, A 21st Century Awakening
SKU: BWDVDHD28
This is the first in a three part series about Vietnam in the 21st Century. The production team traveled from the Mekong Delta in the south to the Chinese border in the north capturing life in Vietnam. The focus is how the country has re-invented itself , emerging from economic chaos to a significant player on the world stage and particularly in Asia. Features include: Halong Bay, Mekong Delta, Rice Production, Rainy Season Vinh Long, Life In The City, Hanoi, Capitalism & Commerce, Education, Nha Trang, Vin Pearl Resort, National Academy of Music, Hanoi Ba Dinh Square, Hanoi Tourism, Hanoi Water Puppets, Motor Scooters, Helmets & The Law, Hanoi Temple of Literature, Ao Dai Traditional Dress & Ho Chi Minh City.
Format: HD DVD
Year: 2011
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?Life in 21st century Vietnam... From the Mekong Delta in the south all to way to the Chinese border in the north. This program focuses on how the country re-invented itself, emerging from economic chaos to a significant player on the world stage. Spectacular scenery of this Southeast Asia gem, including features on Halong Bay, ancient caves and Karst formations. Rice harvesting, Vinh Long market, Hanoi�s famous Water Puppet Theater & the country�s first university, the Temple of Literature. Meet the musicians of the Vietnam National Academy of Music, Ho Chi Minh�s final resting place of Ba Dinh Square, Nha Trang and Vin Pearl�s expansive beach resort areas. Laced between all this, is a vibrant city life in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City (formerly Siagon) punctuated by Vietnam�s 20 million motor scooters or �motos� as they are called. Also learn about the traditional dress for women, the Ao Dai. In the delta town of Can Tho, a visit to a local school and a surprising interview with a group of young students about their plans for the future.