Three things attracting international students at ‘Passage to Vietnamese Journey’

More than 70 students from Thailand, Indonesia, Brunei, China, France, Germany and the Netherlands recently arrived at FPT University to begin ‘Passage to Vietnamese Journey’. The program this year took place from February 01 to 06.

City Tour

One of the most interesting activities at Passage to Vietnamese Journey is to visit the landscapes of Ho Chi Minh City such as Notre-Dame Cathedral, Nguyen Hue Street, Independence Palace,etc. Along with the unique architecture, Vietnamese culture and friendly local people will surely leave a good impression for international friends.

Notre Dame Cathedral is one of the unique architecture of Saigon.

Traditional Customs

Spring Festival on February 3 was an interesting experience. With food stalls and folk games, many international students learnt more about the traditional culture in Vietnam.

Calligraphy is one of the traditional customs of the Vietnamese people.

MeKong Delta

Tien Giang is the destination to discover at Passage to Vietnamese Journey. Located in the north of the Tien River, Tien Giang is a province in the Mekong River Delta. It borders Long An Province and Ho Chi Minh City to the north and northeast, Dong Thap Province to the west, and the South China Sea to the east. It is referred to as a rice basket in the Mekong River Delta and the country’s largest fruit producing area.

Tien Giang has rich aquatic supply including freshwater fish, brackish fish, and saltwater fish. Some of special fruits are Trung Luong plum, Vinh Kim star-apple, Cai Be guava, sweet mango, rambutan, and thick-skinned orange. Many fruits, vegetable, and other products are anchored on lively Cai Be Floating Market and Tan Phong Island, along Tien Giang River. Visitors also like to picking fruit, enjoy them and experience the life of Mekong River Delta community in orchards of Thoi Son Island.

Passage to Vietnamese Journey is a program for international students through locations in Vietnam to help students from both countries enhance their understanding of the cultural and human life of the nations in the region. linking the ASEAN Economic Community.

Source: FPT Education