Phu Quoc is re-opening this week for tourists …Where to stay, eat in Phu Quoc post lockdown ?

With Phu Quoc scheduled to welcome back foreign tourists later this week, here are some suggestions where to stay and eat on the island. Where to stay  Many resorts and homestay facilities on Phu Quoc Island have resumed operations since early November but only a few of them are permitted to serve international tourists underContinue reading “Phu Quoc is re-opening this week for tourists …Where to stay, eat in Phu Quoc post lockdown ?”

Villagers tasked with managing and protecting a forest in central Vietnam have succeeded in getting the nation’s first certification from the Forest Stewardship Council. Learn what they do …

Made for each other: symbiotic forest-villager relationship wins international recognition By Hoang Tao November 11, 2021 | 02:11 pm GMT+7 For E.VNExpress.net Are you planning a trip to Vietnam ? We invite you to contact us at MustSeeInVietnam@Gmail.com and to visit the No 1 Vietnam Travellers Podcast website https://www.whataboutvietnam.com

Five delectable Chinatown snacksIn Phung Hung Market in Saigon’s District 5, regarded a ‘Chinese food heaven’, is famed for its sweet or salty cakes.

Chinese chive cakes are made from rice flour and served either flat and round or square. Traditionally, rice flour is mixed with warm water, then hand-kneaded until the dough reaches a soft, supple and smooth texture. Chives are cut, added to the dough and steamed together. The final step involves deep-frying the cakes until crispy.Continue reading “Five delectable Chinatown snacksIn Phung Hung Market in Saigon’s District 5, regarded a ‘Chinese food heaven’, is famed for its sweet or salty cakes.”

Ice cream banh mi popular among Ca Mau youth – You Must Try 😋

In the Mekong Delta province of Ca Mau, a loaf of banh mi stuffed with ice cream, roasted peanuts, and condensed milk is a popular kid’s snack on summer days ❤️ By Vi Yen and Photos by Ngoai Ty for E.VNExpress.net Are you planning a trip to Vietnam ? We invite you to contact usContinue reading “Ice cream banh mi popular among Ca Mau youth – You Must Try 😋”

24 hours to explore Hue cuisine

Famed for both its imperial cuisine and the contemporary creativity of its street foods, the ancient town of Hue has much to offer in 24 hours At 5:30 a.m., drive to Chuon Lagoon in Phu An Commune of Phu Vang District, around 10 kilometers from downtown Hue to enjoy banh xeo (Vietnamese pancake) with aContinue reading “24 hours to explore Hue cuisine”

Reopening tastes sweet for Saigon dessert vendor in HCMC’s iconic Ben Thanh Market

A sweet soup stall vendor in HCMC’s iconic Ben Thanh Market is happy about reopening despite business having plunged as a result of Covid-19 impacts. By Vi Yen E.VNExpress.net Are you planning a trip to Vietnam ? We invite you to contact us at MustSeeInVietnam@Gmail.com and to visit the No 1 Vietnam Travellers Podcast website https://www.whataboutvietnam.com

Saigon Zoo / a Must S👀with your Kids / it is now re-opened 😍

Visitors thronged the Saigon Zoo and Botanical Garden as it reopened on Friday after nearly six months of closure due to Covid-19. A E.VNExpress.net article By Quynh Tran November 6, 2021 Are you planning a trip to Vietnam ? We invite you to contact us at MustSeeInVietnam@Gmail.com and to visit the No 1 Vietnam Travellers Podcast website https://www.whataboutvietnam.com

US magazine names Ban Gioc Waterfall among world’s most beautiful

American magazine Travel+Leisure has included Ban Gioc in Cao Bang Province on the border with China in its list of 21 most beautiful waterfalls in the world. “In a stunning show of power and grandeur, water flows endlessly through pools, down tiers, and over cliffs in a unique horseshoe shape,” it said. Ban Gioc encompassesContinue reading “US magazine names Ban Gioc Waterfall among world’s most beautiful”

Mekong vendor serves up Vietnamese noodles with coconut cream for two decades … A must try 😋

A banh tam bi (thick noodles with coconut cream) shoulder-pole vendor in An Giang Province has survived for the past 20 years thanks to word of mouth. By Vi Yen, Thanh Bui E.VNExpress Are you planning a trip to Vietnam ? We invite you to contact us at MustSeeInVietnam@Gmail.com and to visit the No 1 Vietnam TravellersContinue reading “Mekong vendor serves up Vietnamese noodles with coconut cream for two decades … A must try 😋”

Come autumn and its ‘com’ time in Hanoi village

Me Tri Village in Hanoi has preserved its traditional vocation of making beaten green rice called ‘com’, a distinct autumn specialty, for more than a century. E.VNExpress.net By Ngoc Thanh October 9, 2021 | 02:30 pm GMT+7 Are you planning a trip to Vietnam ? We invite you to contact us at MustSeeInVietnam@Gmail.com and to visit theContinue reading “Come autumn and its ‘com’ time in Hanoi village”