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  • "Why Vietnamese people calls Mekong delta as the dragon land and the land of Vietnamese cuisines "

    Locations: Far East and Asia: Vietnam

    lanhnguyen
    Submitted by: lanhnguyen

    When settlers arrived in Vietnam’s southern Mekong Delta they found a wild and fertile land. Lanh Nguyen from Vietnam Heritage Travel reports on the development of their distinctive cuisine and culture Some rivers in southern Vietnam are immense, their water clouded with red silt. Tiny canals run in a...

    Trip Features: Culture: Cityscapes

  • "Hoian, What a must visit destination in Vietnam for travelers ! "

    Locations: Far East and Asia: Vietnam

    lanhnguyen
    Submitted by: lanhnguyen

    Once a bustling trading port, the town of Hoi An in central Vietnam inspires artists and writers with its beauty. In Hoi An, Ancient, winding roads call for hesitant steps. This is a place to wander and to backtrack, to go slowly. I advance, turn and come back to where I started my path a series of t...

    Trip Features: Culture: Museums, Cityscapes, Architecture

  • "That Son adventures "

    Locations: Far East and Asia: Vietnam

    lanhnguyen
    Submitted by: lanhnguyen

    Cars and buses stand in queue, heading from Chau Doc to Nui Sam. They are pilgrims going to the temple of the region’s Holy Mother. With visitors flooding in on weekends, every year 2 million people pass through Chau Doc According to legend, an old statue embodies the region’s Holy Mother. For nearly 200...

    Trip Features: Culture: Ethnic/Religious, Cityscapes, Architecture, History

  • "Great escape "

    Locations: Far East and Asia: Vietnam

    lanhnguyen
    Submitted by: lanhnguyen

    A secluded resort in central Vietnam offers fantastic scenery, total privacy, and every luxury. Imagine talking a plane to Nha Trang in Central Vietnam, a drive along winding roads, and a gleaming boat through clear waters under the cloak of night. Getting to Ninh Van Bay requires all three, and your jo...

    Trip Features: Beach and Nature: Beach, Garden

  • "Dream garden "

    Locations: Far East and Asia: Vietnam

    lanhnguyen
    Submitted by: lanhnguyen

    It took six years of hard work and the help of master craftsmen, historians and geomancers to build this spectacular garden. In 2006, I met Madame Tran Thi Tuyet and her husband while they were in Hue searching for skilled artisans to build their dream garden in Dong Nai province. This was a lucky...

    Trip Features: Culture: Ethnic/Religious, Cityscapes, Architecture

  • "Up front "

    Locations: Far East and Asia: Vietnam

    lanhnguyen
    Submitted by: lanhnguyen

    It is hard to imagine a traditional Vietnamese house without an entrance screen. The screen id found somewhere in the courtyard or within the house itself, standing behind the main entrance. These old screens reveal a great deal about Vietnam’s history and culture. In 1687, Lord Nguyen Phuoc Thai mov...

    Trip Features: Culture: Ethnic/Religious, Cityscapes, Architecture, History

  • "Hue city amosak of color and history"

    Locations: Far East and Asia: Vietnam

    lanhnguyen
    Submitted by: lanhnguyen

    A friend of time, after visiting Hue, commented that: the mossy citadels, the palaces and temples with are covered in timeless dust, and deserted by the many years of war. The quiet mausoleums that hide themselves under an old pine tree… all these things inspire and capsulated the ancient and majestic ...

    Trip Features: Culture: Ethnic/Religious, Cityscapes, History

  • "An amazing offer "

    Locations: Far East and Asia: Vietnam

    lanhnguyen
    Submitted by: lanhnguyen

    Not long ago, e rumor spread around Hanoi. The owner of the new Dong Son Drum Restaurant would reportedly give US$10,000 to anyone who could spot any fakes among his collection of ancient Dong Son bronze drums, while it’s sounded like a hoax, further investigation revealed that the restaurant had posted ...

    Trip Features: Culture: Ethnic/Religious, History

  • "What a trip! "

    Locations: Far East and Asia: Vietnam

    lanhnguyen
    Submitted by: lanhnguyen

    In northern Vietnam the loop from Hanoi through Sapa to above Ha Giang and back is regarded as one of the most challenging and spectacular motorbike rides in the region. Hanoi – based artist and writer Bradford Edwards made the grueling trip to attend the annual “Love market” in Khau Vai near the Chinese...

    Trip Features: Culture: Ethnic/Religious, History

  • "Country cooking "

    Locations: Far East and Asia: Vietnam

    lanhnguyen
    Submitted by: lanhnguyen

    There’s a funny folk tale about a little boy who wanted to learn to be a miser. He was eventually introduced to a teacher who had any students. The teacher studied the boy from head to toe, then told him to return the next day with only a rice pancake, or banh trang, as an initiation gift. The next mo...

    Trip Features: Culture: Museums, Ethnic/Religious, History

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