Vinh Nghiem Pagoda (Traveling in Saigon)

Vinh Nghiem Pagoda Located in District 3, Ho Chi Minh city, Vinh Nghiem Pagoda (Chùa Vĩnh Nghiêm) is one of the most Vietnam’s popular destination for locals and foreign visitors. The pagoda is famous for its modern style but traditional structure. Photo by Scooter Saigon Tour Modern style, traditional structure Thanks to being a quite recent […]

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Vietnamese Pho – Beef noodle soup

Vietnamese Pho - Beef noodle soup

Vietnamese Pho – Beef noodle soup Vietnamese Pho (or Vietnamese beef noodle soup, Vietnamese beef noodle udon) is a kind of rice noodle soup which consists of broth, meat, linguine-shaped rice noodles. The dish is Vietnam’s national dish and originated in North Vietnam in the early 20th century. Today it has become more and more […]

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Vietnamese Steamed Rice Rolls (Banh Cuon)

Vietnamese Steamed Rice Roll is made by stuffing ground pork, minced black fungus and shallots into a thin, wide and translucent sheet of steamed fermented rice batter. Banh Cuon is usually eaten with Vietnamese pork pie, bean sprouts, various Vietnamese herbs, sliced cucumber, deep-fried chopped shallot and dipping fish sauce. Sometimes, a drop of the […]

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Cu Chi Tunnels in Vietnam

Cu Chi Tunnels in Vietnam Location and history of Cu Chi Tunnels Located about 70 kilometers northwest of Saigon, Cu Chi Tunnels is a great evidence and memorial site of South Vietnam’s heart-breaking and heroic war against invaders. It has become a legendary and the proud of Vietnamese people as well as Cu Chi people. […]

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Vietnamese Braised Pork With Eggs

Vietnamese Braised Pork With Eggs It’s known that meat contains various important nutrients which are needed by human’s bodies. It provides us with energy and helps to carry out vital metabolic functions. Meat is one of the most popular foods in the world. There are a vast of methods to cook meat depending on hobbies. […]

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Drinking in Saigon

Drinking in Saigon In Saigon, there’s no drinking age. Saigon beers (Saigon Red, Saigon Green, Tiger, 333) are at reasonable price in the country, you can grab one at about less than 1 USD. Foreign brands (Heineken, Sapporo) are also popular. It’s sold everywhere on the streets, in convenient stores, markets, supermarkets… There are hundreds […]

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