Saigontourist launches tour
The Saigon Travel and Service Company (Saigontourist) has launched a tour "Foreigners celebrate Tet in Vietnam" for foreign tourists in Ho Chi Minh City and the Mekong River Delta.
Da Lat's delicious night market
When the sun goes down, Da Lat city in Lam Dong province is lit up by the bright lights of shops, restaurants and hotels. In the cool night air, you…
Grilled dishes attract tourists in Sapa
Coming to Sapa, apart from its splendid landscapes, tourists will be attracted by Sapa's specialties such as grilled salmon, barbecued wild pork, smoked pork and fried mushroom with meat as…
Enjoying thot not in Van Giao   (Dec 19, 2012)
Enjoying thot not in Van Giao
Thot not (coconut palm) trees are an integral part of the Khmer community in Van Giao Commune, Tinh Bien District, An Giang Province. The area also attracts many tourists to witness locals making coconut palm sugar and have the opportunity to enjoy thot not fruit.
Snack food in Hanoi: less is more
With the fast approach of winter in town, most Hanoi lovers are seeking new places for snack food and their most iconic wintry dishes are nem chua ran (fried fermented pork), banh mi thit xien (grilled pork with toast), or banh chuoi (fried banana cake).
Different colours of Vietnamese Tea
The way of making and drinking Lotus or Jasmine tea is the treasured custom of Vietnamese people. Every cup of natural flower-scented tea captures a fraction of Vietnam's rich and vibrant culture.
Ninh Thuan's delightful savory banh can
Visitors to the southcentral province of Ninh Thuan should take the opportunity to taste banh can, a local specialty made from rice flour served with egg and seafood.
Hung Yen's unique Ban soy sauce village
The Ban craft village produces arguably the most delicious soy sauce in Ban Township, Yen Nhan District, Hung Yen Province.
Delicious street food in Hoi An
Tourists to the ancient town of Hoi An can easily find restaurants majoring in Western and Vietnamese foods. However, to make your trip to the town more interesting, tourists are advised to spend their time tasting some good quality street food.
Foreign tourists impressed by Hanoi nightlife
Hanoi is one of most attractive destinations for foreign tourists thanks to its colorful nightlife, enriched by night markets, delicious food, cozy atmosphere and busy streets.
Hanoi emerging as a destination for foodies
In the quest for the best pho, bun cha and more in this culinary capital, look for the stands favored by elderly Vietnamese - they know quality when they taste it. Along the way, you'll find religion, history, art and the theater of daily life.
Com Hen - a rustic specialty of Hue City
Hue is not only famous for many historical and cultural relics and splendid landscapes, but also has a number of outstanding dishes. One traditional specialty of Hue is com hen (clam rice).
Visiting Thuan Hung paper cake craft village
When you visit the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho to shop on floating markets or drift along canals and bicycle around orchards, you should not forget to visit Thuan Hung paper cake craft village.
Vietnamese dishes submitted to Asian Records
Vietnam's Record's Organisation has submitted 15 of the country's most popular dishes to the Asian Record's Organisation. The capital city of Hanoi is home to four of the nominees.
Bún đậu mắm tôm: it's worth a try
When talking about the street food culture of Viet Nam, one can't forget to mention "bún đậu mắm tôm" - noodles with tofu and shrimp paste.