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Ao ba ba- the unique symbol of the West Vietnam

Ao ba ba with cone and scarf

Traveling to the West, tourists can see the images of mothers, sister, or even uncles of the waterfront gardens using the ao ba ba as the casual clothes. The followings will give you some interesting things about ao ba ba for your Vietnam culture tour.

Over the years, ao ba ba is still popular with everyone, especially the middle-aged and older. This is the beauty of Vietnamese culture that has an unforgettable impression on the tourists. It is typical for the creativity and innovation of the traditional culture beyond time and space.

Ao ba ba for both girls and boys

Ao ba ba for both girls and boys

Ao ba ba is a kind of shirt that does not have a collar. Its structure is quite simple: the back of the shirt is a piece of a fabric, the front two pieces are connected by a strip of buttons. Ao ba ba has two sides to allow the wearers to easily turn, stoop, hold and pull the items. The shirt is medium in length, neat, and elegant. The front two pieces have two small pockets to put some necessary personal things such as cigarette, money, or handkerchief.

Ao ba ba in daily life

Ao ba ba in daily life

Ao ba ba usually has the long sleeves to prevent the sun and protect their arms. Because of the life and labor work, they make the shirt suitable for daily activities. The shirt is made of the black or dark fabric in order to wash easily and be less fading. In the past, there were a lot of swamps, marshes, and canals, therefore; this kind of costume will help the people to move, sail, or pick fruit easily.

Ao ba ba with cone and scarf

Ao ba ba with cone and scarf

If you want to have a culture tour in Vietnam, exploring the beauty of ao ba ba is a really wonderful experience. Besides, ao ba ba along with scarf and cone become the unique symbol of the soul and cultural beauty of South Vietnamese women in particular as well as Vietnamese women in general. As a result, both foreign visitors and domestic ones are interested in traveling to the West to learn more about this Vietnamese culture.

A beautiful image in the West

A beautiful image in the West

Nowadays, ao ba ba is still familiar to the people in daily life. Starting a cultural tour in Vietnam, you will be impressed by the image of the girl rowing on the canals with ao ba ba, cone, scarf, and friendly smiles.

Visitors also can enjoy the pictures of farmers on the paddy fields with the sweat-soaked on the back of ao ba ba. And, there are so many other familiar images in the Mekong Delta that are attached to ao ba ba. Taking photos with ao ba ba, scarf, and cone becomes one of the favorite things to do in Vietnam for a trip to the West.

Ao ba ba will exist with the time

Ao ba ba will exist with the time

Although the life becomes busier and noisier, or the time can change everything, ao ba ba is still the traditional costumes of mothers, sister. This Vietnamese culture will exist forever with the time.

The above is the great beauty of “ao ba ba” that you can need to know when exploring a Vietnam culture tour. It is truly meaningful, so why don’t you start a trip to the West right now?

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