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The magical strait of winds
Sunday,  6/13/2021, 17:34 
HCMC - Eo Gio (Strait of Winds)—an arc-shaped strait in the central coast city of Quy Nhon—has an untapped beauty with blue sea embraced by majestic mountain ...
Arguably Kon Tum’s best culinary delight
Sunday,  6/13/2021, 15:53 
HCMC - Kon Tum Province in the north of the Central Highlands is bestowed with a long list of mountainous specialties. Among them, herb salad is considered ...
Vietnam’s nem chua could help keep food fresh, naturally: Research
Wednesday,  6/9/2021, 10:57 
HCMC - Nem chua, a traditional Vietnamese specialty made from fermented pork, could hold the key to developing a safe and natural food preservative, addressing ...
An island paradise in the South
Sunday,  6/6/2021, 13:49 
HCMC - My trip to Hon Nghe started at Ba Hon Port in Kien Luong District, Kien Giang Province. Although the boat was small, it still had enough seats for ...
“A taste of the sea” hotpot in Vung Tau
Sunday,  6/6/2021, 11:10 
HCMC - Aside from nice beaches, the coastal city of Vung Tau offers delicious seafood dishes. Among them, stingray hotpot is a favorite of both permanent ...
A trek into Vietnam’s oldest national park
Sunday,  5/30/2021, 19:15 
HCMC - Stretching across Ninh Binh, Hoa Binh and Thanh Hoa provinces, Cuc Phuong is known as the oldest national park in Vietnam. Established in 1962, ...
Coastal city’s fish noodle soup
Sunday,  5/30/2021, 18:00 
HCMC - Visitors to the central coastal city of Nha Trang should not miss its distinctive seafood specialty—Nha Trang-style fish noodle soup.
To reach this islet you have to travel on an underwater path
Sunday,  5/23/2021, 13:17 
HCMC - Among the numerous islets in Van Phong Bay, Khanh Hoa Province, are Diep Son, Hon Giua and Hon Duoc islets. Diep Son and Hon Giua islets are connected ...
Lai Vung-style fermented pork roll
Sunday,  5/23/2021, 11:35 
HCMC - Lai Vung District in the Mekong Delta province of Dong Thap is well-known by nem, (fermented pork roll), its unique specialty.
A coastal village for your weekend getaway
Sunday,  5/16/2021, 17:38 
HCMC - In 2002, Dam Mon-Co Ma Road linked with a section of National Highway 1A—from the foot of Co Ma Pass in Khanh Hoa Province’s Van Ninh District to ...
The charming culture of Lo Lo people
Sunday,  5/16/2021, 15:06 
HCMC - Latest population surveys show that as of 2021, nearly 5,000 Lo Lo ethnic people are living on extensive regions in northern Vietnam. Their habitats ...
Khmer people’s unique shrimp cake in the delta
Sunday,  5/16/2021, 12:22 
HCMC - Banh cong, or Vietnamese fried shrimp cake, is a rustic specialty typical of the Khmer ethnic people in the Mekong Delta province of Soc Trang.
An island of orchids
Sunday,  5/9/2021, 14:58 
HCMC - Hoa Lan (Orchid) Island, off the coast of Nha Trang City, Khanh Hoa Province, has emerged as an enchanting destination where many exciting discoveries ...
A favorite breakfast dish
Sunday,  5/9/2021, 12:04 
HCMC - In Phu Long Town, Binh Thuan Province, fine rice vermicelli noodles with pig’s small intestines is a specialty in Phu Long Town, Ham Thuan Bac District, ...
A specialty from Vietnam’s Pearl Island
Sunday,  5/2/2021, 16:32 
HCMC - Phu Quoc is referred to as Vietnam’s pearl island due to its beautiful scenery. Yet there is another aspect about the island which is worth trying—its ...
Imperial city tinted with pink
Sunday,  5/2/2021, 13:45 
HCMC - In the third lunar month every year (around late March and early April), ngo dong, or Chinese parasol trees, are in full bloom throughout the Imperial ...
A river tour of Nha Trang City
Sunday,  5/2/2021, 09:12 
HCMC - The Cai River in Nha Trang stretches 79 kilometers from Gia Le Islet to Khanh Vinh and Dien Khanh districts, and to Nha Trang City. The river flows ...
On the rooftop of Indochina
Sunday,  4/25/2021, 16:05 
HCMC - Hoang Lien Son is Vietnam’s highest mountain range whose Fansipan is at a height of 3,143 meters above sea level. The peak of Fansipan is covered ...
Lotus season in town
Sunday,  4/25/2021, 12:37 
HCMC - Tam Da in Thu Duc City is arguably the best known lotus lake in HCMC. Of course, Tam Da is not comparable to its counterparts in the Mekong Delta’s ...
Pork specialties from central coastal district
Sunday,  4/25/2021, 09:49 
HCMC - Nem Ninh Hoa—which includes Ninh Hoa-style fermented pork rolls and grilled meatballs—provides two specialties tourists should try in the coastal ...
Sapa woos tourists with big stimulus programs
Thursday,  4/22/2021, 16:53 
HCMC - The People’s Committee of Lao Cai Province in collaboration with the Sapa Tourism Association has launched a big tourism stimulus campaign to attract ...
Crescent Bridge on the Perfume River
Tuesday,  4/20/2021, 13:35 
HCMC - The imperial city of Hue in Thua Thien – Hue Province recently inaugurated its new Crescent Bridge on the northern bank of the Huong (Perfume) River. ...
Hanoi-Style Crab Noodle Soup
Monday,  4/19/2021, 10:26 
HCMC - This specialty of Hanoi has plenty of versions which combine special ingredients such as fertilized duck egg, beef and stir-fried snail, to name ...
A Great Beauty Of The Ocean
Sunday,  4/11/2021, 15:22 
HCMC - Con Dao Islands give visitors special feelings with its historic relics and breathtaking scenes. This time of the year is ideal for making a trip ...
Danang-style rice vermicelli with grilled pork
Sunday,  4/11/2021, 13:27 
HCMC - This dish seems to be like its counterpart in Hanoi. Taste it and you’ll tell the difference between them.
Colorful Meo Vac Market
Sunday,  4/11/2021, 09:48 
HCMC - Meo Vac is a small town in the extreme north of Vietnam, close to the Chinese border, that stretches out as far as the eye can see. It’s an unavoidable ...
Fruit islands in Mekong Delta to explore
Sunday,  4/4/2021, 15:48 
A trip to the Mekong Delta is worth trying where tourists can emerge themselves in the nature and stay in fruit-laden orchards while enjoying the rustic ...
A center of spiritual tourism in central Vietnam
Sunday,  3/28/2021, 15:09 
Hoi An Ancient Town is home to plenty of historic and cultural relics including places in association with faith and religions. For this reason, the ancient ...
Moc Chau finds a way out for local community-based tourism
Sunday,  3/21/2021, 13:48 
Community-based tourism had been available in Moc Chau Plateau in the northern upland province of Son La for more than a decade before it was hit hard ...
Hai Phong-style shrimp vermicelli soup
Sunday,  3/21/2021, 10:45 
Shrimp vermicelli soup is a signature dish tourists should not miss when traveling to Hai Phong City. The specialty is the ideal combination between vermicelli ...
Bao Dai Waterfall: a forgotten gem
Sunday,  3/14/2021, 16:51 
Bao Dai Waterfall is a charming natural venue hidden in a forest in Ta Hine Commune, Duc Trong District in Lam Dong Province. It is easy to access the ...
Unique version of spring rolls
Sunday,  3/14/2021, 13:27 
A noodle soup with special name and special ingredients from the Mekong Delta province of Soc Trang
Unique touring experiences in Gia Lai and Kon Tum
Sunday,  3/7/2021, 14:19 
Spring is the best time of the year to visit Gia Lai and Kon Tum provinces where travelers stroll in pine forests, explore local culture and enjoy the ...
“Private” islets on Tri An Lake
Sunday,  2/28/2021, 14:15 
A Vietnamese singer left the hustle and bustle of urban life to do ecotourism and live in harmony with nature on six islets in Dong Nai Province
Visit well-known Buddhist pagodas in Dalat during Tet
Thursday,  2/18/2021, 08:28 
HCMC - Visiting pagodas during the Lunar New Year holiday (Tet) to pray for good luck has long been a tradition of many Vietnamese people. The hilly city ...
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