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Three homestays to admire the beautiful scenery of Moc Chau

The apricot trees in the garden are already bearing fruit. Photo: Tam Nguyen.

Located in Mu Nau plum valley, Ang village, Vietnam Son La Homestay offers a close-to-nature experience with beautiful views of flower gardens. While the plum and apricot flowers may be fading in early February, visitors can still enjoy the sight of white and yellow mustard flower gardens. For those looking for mountain views, suggested homestay […]

Vegetarian restaurant on the cliff to eat, you have to climb the pass and wade streams

The restaurant's Asian menu

Isolated on a cliff, nearly 2 km from the center of Vinh Hy Bay, Ninh Thuan, Vietnam, the vegetarian restaurant challenges diners when they come for the first time. In early October, Thu Ha, 36 years old, Hanoi, chose Vinh Hy Bay as a tourist destination to relax before changing jobs. Coming to Vinh Hy […]

Hu Tieu stall for more than 60 years in the middle of Saigon, Vietnam

Crispy, golden yellow noodles and rich broth are loved by many diners

Located in the old market on Ton That Dam Street, District 1, HCMC, Vietnam, Mrs. Chanh’s noodle stall has been a beloved spot for many customers for decades. The history of this noodle soup dates back over 60 years when Mrs. Chanh’s uncle first established the stall. In 1991, he made the decision to settle […]

14 Mysterious Tourist Destinations in Cambodia You Shouldn’t Miss Update 05/27/2024 

The Kingdom of Cambodia, known as the land of temples and pagodas, is home to a large number of ancient temples and shrines with ancient architecture, accompanied by intriguing cultural and historical stories. Cambodia always attracts spiritual travelers and adventure enthusiasts who want to explore a land full of mystery and spirituality. Update //  Let’s […]

Five delicious dishes for first-timers to Long Xuyen, Vietnam Update 05/27/2024 

Crab porridge hot pot

One of the dishes that showcases the rustic flavor of the Southwest region is crab porridge hot pot. This dish is best enjoyed during the floating season from September to November in An Giang, Vietnam. Update //  The hot pot features fresh crabs cooked in a flavorful broth, creating a delicious and hearty porridge. The […]

‘Scary’ dishes but should try in Vietnam

'Scary' dishes but should try in Vietnam

Duck eggs, blood soup, and fried rice are dishes that can initially intimidate many international guests, but often leave a lasting impression and desire for more after they give them a try.  Nikhita Rathod, a food and tourism writer from South Africa, shared her curious observations about these dishes, describing them as “scary at first […]

Six popular types of bread in Saigon, Vietnam Update 05/27/2024 

Lot beef bread

Crispy bread, filled with a variety of ingredients such as shumai, fish cake, roast pork, and skin, has gained popularity among many individuals. Bread is a versatile and convenient food that is enjoyed by many due to its accessibility and portability. In Saigon, this dish has evolved into various versions, catering to the diverse preferences […]

Three fish dishes for a chilly dinner in Dien Bien, Vietnam

Pa Giảng

Gathering around a fire on a chilly evening in the highlands to enjoy grilled fish Pa Pinh Top is a truly unforgettable experience. Dien Bien, known not only for the historic Dien Bien Phu campaign, Muong Thanh field, and Nam Rung river, but also for its delectable dishes that are characteristic of the Northwest region. Among […]

Western pancakes – Cambodian dishes attract Vietnamese customers

The rustic and simple taste of the dish is loved by many people.

A popular dish often found in pagoda festivals is the soft and chewy Cambodian pancakes stir-fried with oyster sauce, soy sauce, bean sprouts, chives, and topped with a layer of egg. In contrast to the sweet and coconut-infused banh chung, Cambodian cakes take on a savory twist when they are stir-fried with ingredients such as […]