On 19 – 08 – 2017 recently ILOVENHATRANG.COM community held a visit, experience the location and a number of traditional villages in Nha Trang
1. Lang Chieu Xua
The first place that ILOVENHATRANG.COM community came to was “Lang Chieu Xua” in Vinh Thai Commune, Nha Trang with weaving mats that have existed for over 50 years.
In addition to the production of sheds, the village is also the address of the tour when introducing the village for visitors to visit. However, due to urbanization, the area of growing seagrass is less than a few hectares. At present, the commune authorities are seeking ways to expand the area for Nha Trang.
Young people are eager to enjoy hands-on experience traditional mats
According to the words of the girls in the mats village, this job is only suitable for the elderly, but the children have to leave the hired labor to hire other places. “As two sisters I support each other from morning to afternoon, only two pairs of mats. Price for sale at home from 125,000 to 170,000 VND / unit (depending on the size of 1.4m or 1.6m), after deduction The cost of sedge, jute, and color is only 30,000 – 40,000 VND / day, sometimes we have to stop weaving due to the material is not available, the first pumpkin out. However, low income, but also more than nothing. I do not have to rain, but I do not have to bring rain,
People are watching her guide how weaving mats to create the perfect mat
2. Lang Coi Xua
The next location that ILOVENHATRANG.COM community calls is “The Old Village” by Nguyen Huu Loc in Vinh Ngoc Commune, Nha Trang City.
Previously, the mortar, stone mill, wood … is an indispensable tool in the life of every family in Vietnam. Each mortar has a different purpose. The mill is to grind the flour, coffee beans, mashed potatoes, rice milling … Mortar to pound rice, crab, pork rolls … In addition, the mortar also to thresh rice, door furniture, gate blocking … Today, the All work has modern equipment instead. Therefore, the “traditional” millstone is often neglected, rolled. kitchen corner, corner house, garden …
For many years, Huynh Huu Loc, a diehard enthusiast, has spent a lot of money, time and money to go to many places, collecting thousands of mortars. Loc is building an “Ancient Mortuary” in an area of over 1 hectare in Ngoc Hoi village, Vinh Ngoc commune, Nha Trang city.
Mr. Loc said, “Lang Coi Xua” will be opened in June. This will be a new tourist destination, unique of Nha Trang. Here, visitors not only admire and hear interesting stories about the life and condition of the stone mortar, but also the opportunity to “see” a number of crafts such as weaving mats, pottery, carpentry, sculpture, engraving, bronze casting, glazing …
3. Nha Xua Ong Hai
After visiting “Lang Coi Xua” people quickly gathered to continue to the next location is “Hai Hai Ancient House” in Vinh Thanh Commune, Nha Trang City.
According to the owner, the house is designed in the style of the central wood with 3 compartments, 2 chop, 36 carpenters, roofing yin-yang. At present, Hai’s house is one of the most unique old houses in the coastal city of Nha Trang, with a life expectancy of over 200 years.
Inside the house also decorated many valuable cultural items, such as pots, pots, porcelain vase, porcelain bowl … In addition, the owner also displays a brocade space, silk. Because the house is located about 50m from the southern bank of Cai Nha Trang River, tourists often visit the river by boat. European visitors after visiting Nha Trang often visit this ancient house to visit, learn the beauty of ancient houses.
In front of the old house is a garden space is nearly 1,000m2, there are many fruit trees cool shade. After visiting the ancient house, visitors walk the garden to enjoy the fresh air.