Going to Vietnam: readers’ tips, recommendations and travel advice

Crusing Along Rivers On Boat In Mekong Delta Vietnam

Experience the life in Vietnam countryside It was a tour traveling from Hanoi to countryside where we have chance to plant rice and harvest the crops. On the tour, I can see many interesting things such as two men using one shovel, people carry animals on bicycles. Land market is fabulous place where you can […]


Water Puppet Shows at Golden Dragon Theater in Ho Chi Minh City

Puppetry is a Vietnamese traditional art form which has been closely connected with the long-standing Vietnamese people’s spiritual life. There are different puppet shows in the country, with various kinds of puppets. However, puppetry art has been diversified and popularized, mostly in the North Vietnam and South Vietnam. Today, Water Puppet Show is an brilliant […]


The beautiful flowers in Dalat, Vietnam

Flower production is a traditional activity in Vietnam and cut flowers are produced by holders in garden plots. The tropical flowers are grown in Southern Vietnam while Dalat with temperate climate of moutain is ideal to grow more delicate blooms.  Located near the romantic Cu Hill, flower garden of the Dalat city is a approximately 7000 m².  Just about […]


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 […]


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 […]


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 […]