Vietnam is popular travel destination in the summer months for visitors around the world. If you happen to be in the area then you can enjoy the Lantern Festival, which is held monthly, on the night of the full moon, in the UNESCO World Heritage town, Hoi An. Around Hoi An you will see colorful silk lanterns and tea-light candles as well as small lanterns floating down the river. The villagers burn incense and make offerings at family altars. May 28th is the next one. Find more dates and information here.
American TESOL offers you ways to receive a certification in teaching English so that you can teach abroad. The following links are useful if you would like to know more about teaching English in Vietnam:
- Teaching English in Hai Phong, Vietnam: Jobs & Certification
- Teach English Abroad Map
- TESOL Certification, Vietnam