After the success on screen, "House of Pao" became the destination not to be missed on the exploration of Dong Van stone plateau (Ha Giang).
A Chinese border town at one end of the spectacular Dong Van - Meo Vac drive, Meo Vac is also home to one of the most interesting Sunday markets in Ha Giang province.
Ha Giang is spectacular yes, but it would be ordinary without the local who have dwelled there for ages. People of ethnics there have the most significant things in their lives- a house to call home. Let’s examine a kind of those
Mong’s New Year festival starts from November 26 of lunar calendar and often lasts for 10 days. Everyone wears their best clothes and join in the exciting atmosphere of the New Year. Mong people in Can Chu Phin commune, Meo Vac district, Ha Giang province seems to be busier on the last days of the year to prepare for the New Year. After a hard-working year, the people spend 10 days relaxing. New Year atmosphere can be felt at the weekend markets. The places are crowded with many sellers and buyers.
Held in spring, from 1st to 15th January of lunar calendar, on low hill with quite level topography. The ceremony consists of distinct two parts but has closely relationship. The first can not held mentioning its Gau Tao ceremony to pray for happiness and fortune. The second is the Mong’s custom.