Another year is about to go by. Culture Magazin is very happy and honoured to be able to accompany you over this time. We hope you can see the silver lining amid another difficult year caused by the pandemic. The vast spread of love in the community and the strength of family ties have kept us going. But above all, we recognize that health is our most valuable asset. As vaccination rates around the world gradually increase, we have more hope for a better new year.
Our cover story profiles Andrew Phung, a Canadian actor of Vietnamese and Chinese descent. He charmed audiences with his role as Kimchee Han on CBC’s award-winning sitcom Kim’s Convenience. Keep your eyes open for the new show that he co-created and stars in.
Other inspiring stories in this issue cover the careers of successful Vietnamese around the world including trumpeter Cuong Vu who has won two Grammy Awards and COVAX chief Aurélia Nguyen.
Our travel section will transport you to the power and glory of Niagara Falls and explore Đồng Văn Karst Plateau UNESCO Global Geopark. In the spirit of the holiday season, we introduce you to five traditional Christmas markets in the Italian Alps.
In the beauty and fashion sections we provide you with useful tips to glow at year end and offer gifting advice for your loved ones. If you enjoy coffee, we also bring you some tips on making it like a pro.
Don’t forget to visit our YouTube channel for more interactive content on current affairs, health, food, and travel. Wishing you a merry Christmas and a New Year filled with blessings.
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