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One-month Vietnam Itinerary

Some travelers plan to drop by Vietnam just for a short time but get mesmerized and decide to linger for months. Discover the charms of Vietnam as manifested in the North, South and Central regions with our guide to one-month Vietnam itinerary!In this ultimate plan we give you essential know-before-you-go tips, pick out the best places to go, the b...
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This is incredible, so many things to explore
Wednesday, 18 March 2020 20:26
Guest — Jill Padilla
thanks for the much needed info, planning my trip to vietnam soon
Saturday, 26 October 2019 13:32

Vietnamese Black Chicken

Black chicken has always been a top favorite food of the Vietnamese due to its bold taste and high level of nutrition. Here is our guide on the Vietnamese black chicken. Read more to get to know about this special breed of chicken and where to find it in Ho Chi Minh City.What is the Vietnamese Black ChickenVietnamese black chicken (also called Ga a...
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What to do at 23-9 Park (September 23rd Park)

While there are multiple public parks in Ho Chi Minh City, 23-9 Park or September 23rd Park is one of a kind and a must-visit. It is the only park to house a huge, extravagant underground shopping and culinary complex, not to mention its convenient location in the heart of District 1. Find out in details what to do at 23-9 Park!23-9 Park in Ho Chi ...
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Saigon Food Streets

When in Vietnam, you can find incredibly stunning dishes in both big fancy restaurants and street-side eateries. Good food permeates every district, neighborhood, and alleys of the country. Below is the rundown of these food streets in Saigon that have become well-known among food lovers in the city1. Vinh Khanh Street - District 4How to get h...
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Guest — Katya Moris
The Vinh Khanh Street has a lot of little shops where you have to sit on a stool. Lots of incredible dishes and cheap beer. I was ... Read More
Thursday, 30 January 2020 11:37
Guest — Jana Sims
Wow, we covered quite a few on the tour
Saturday, 19 October 2019 23:55

What to Expect on Your Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) Food Tours

Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) is a place to come for any foodies. Vietnamese food is so diversified that you will probably get lost while planning for your food adventure. Read our local guide to know what to expect on your Saigon food tours – Vietnamese food overview, food safety tips, the name of the dishes, and places to try these recipes in Saigon....
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Guest — Ransom Jersey
I really liked the Backpackers' Street. Lots of night clubs and good food
Thursday, 05 March 2020 17:19
Guest — Ashley
You must sign up for the food tour and ask for Leah as your guide! thanks Leah!!!
Saturday, 26 October 2019 15:16
Guest — Lê Thanh Tuấn
Thanks for share
Friday, 10 November 2017 18:10

What to do in Da Nang Travel Guide

Located in the Central of Vietnam, Da Nang is a booming coastal city that brings the natural beauty of mountains, national parks, and beaches together. Read our comprehensive guide on When to go to Da Nang, Where to go in Da Nang, and What to eat in Da Dang.WHEN TO GO TO DA NANG• The best times to visit Da Nang are February to August. • Da Nan...
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Can ask for tours to Danang please
Saturday, 19 October 2019 23:05
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15 Vietnamese Street Food Options You Should Try

15 Vietnamese Street Food Options You Should Try
Vietnam is known as a culinary destination. Foodies from around the world descend on the country to gorge themselves on Vietnamese street food.Expect to sit on plastic chairs next to the locals as you eat fresh food bursting with flavor in a communal style. And the low cost of living means it's a fraction of the price of the Vietnamese food you cou...
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Guest — Missy Kenia
Vietnamese food is amazing. Get ready to gain a few pounds when in Vietnam
Wednesday, 04 March 2020 21:46
Guest — Hazel
My partner and I did the food tour and had banh xeo, it was sooo much fun ... Read More
Saturday, 26 October 2019 13:52
Guest — Iga Sheehan
Looking forward to a street food tour!
Friday, 11 October 2019 22:48

What to do in Mui Ne Travel Guide

Situated in Phan Thiet Province, Mui Ne is a coastal city famous for the quiet beaches, sand dunes, and the ideal views for watching the sunsets. Coming to Mui Ne, you are not only in for beautiful beaches but also the delicious seafood. WHEN TO GO TO MUI NE• The best time to visit Mui Ne is from April – August (dry season)• Mui Ne is hot thro...
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Thanks for sharing such an amazing & informative blog which will surely be a big help to those travelling to the vietnam. There ar... Read More
Friday, 15 November 2019 20:15
Guest — Chrissy
beautiful beach and good food
Friday, 11 October 2019 22:04

What to do at Con Dao Travel Guide

Are you looking for a remote place of travel in Vietnam? Every year there is a vast number of local and foreign travelers coming to sightsee and relax at the gorgeous beaches at Con Dao Island, located off the Southeast coast of Vietnam. Known as “the Devil’s Island of Indochina,” Con Dao was used as a political prison in the war between Vietn...
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Guest — Kelly
lovely island, great for relaxation without many things to do. ideal for 3 days travel.
Wednesday, 29 January 2020 17:42
Guest — Jimmy
Do you have tours to the prisons in Con Dao? Thanks for the article.
Tuesday, 08 October 2019 11:32

What to do in Nha Trang Travel Guide

Recognized as one of the most famous coastal cities in Vietnam, Nha Trang is a must-go for every beach and water activities lovers. With many breathtaking sceneries, beautiful beaches, and historical sites, you could be in for a great time. When planning a trip to Nha Trang, let’s check out the things to do and great food to eat in Nha Trang in our...
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Beautiful city and beaches
Wednesday, 02 October 2019 21:51
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Saigon's Classic: Broken Rice

Broken rice, also known as Com tam in Vietnamese, is a signature dish of southern Vietnam. It is consumed at almost any time of a day - breakfast, lunch, dinner, or even at late night, and almost everywhere - in upscale restaurants or on side streets from street vendors. This dish is simple, delicious, and inexpensive for those who prefer...
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Guest — Satana Cruz
Broken rice can never go wrong I've tried all of the famous restaurants, but I still prefer to stop by some random street vendors... Read More
Friday, 20 December 2019 17:46
Guest — Nancy Grace
Can have Com Tam all day any day, much better than Pho
Thursday, 28 November 2019 23:56
Guest — Kaitlyn Johnson
Can we try this dish on your food tour?
Tuesday, 01 October 2019 19:09

Nha Be District in Ho Chi Minh City

To the south of Ho Chi Minh City is the location of two suburban districts, Nha Be District and Can Gio District. While Can Gio is an island, isolated from the rest of the city by rivers and ocean, Nha Be District is a busy port with about one-third of its border is with Soai Rap River. If you want to be a Ho Chi Minh City expert explorer, checking...
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Guest — Julia Andrews
Isn't this where the floating markets are?
Thursday, 30 January 2020 11:38
Guest — Jewel Wilson
Was advised by a local friend to check out the housing here since I'm working in D7, thanks for the info
Friday, 10 January 2020 18:07

Cu Chi District in Ho Chi Minh City

Away from the busy Ho Chi Minh City center, in the suburbs, Cu Chi District associates closely to Mother Nature along with the dark history of the Vietnam War and the infamous underground tunnels. However, as soon as you step into this region, you could feel the hospitality of the Cu Chi residents and see beautiful rice paddies. Cu Chi Distric...
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Guest — Frankie Russell
Had a great tour to cu chi, Lea was an amazing guide
Saturday, 26 October 2019 11:40
Guest — Natasha Ingram
The Cu Chi tour was a lot of fun, your guides were so helpful
Friday, 25 October 2019 21:29

Binh Chanh District in Ho Chi Minh City

The Vietnamese word for "district" can be either "quan" or "huyen". While "quan" has a fancy, cosmopolitan feel to it, "huyen" gives off more rustic connotations. Binh Chanh falls into the latter category, often referred to as "huyen Binh Chanh". But rather than being a dull countryside, Binh Chanh District harbors great potentials. From unique hom...
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Can Gio District in Ho Chi Minh City

Can Gio is the only coastal district of Ho Chi Minh City and it is located in the Southeast region of the dynamic city. The district is mostly associated with a sensitive ecosystem, the unique mangrove forest and the beautiful beach where you can embrace the sun, sea and the soft sand. Regarded as among the most affordable destinations ever in Ho C...
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Is fishing good at Can Gio?
Wednesday, 06 November 2019 15:09
Guest — Cedric Jacobs
the monkey island was so much fun with the wild monkeys running around
Saturday, 26 October 2019 12:13

Banh Khot - The Mini Rice Pancakes

Banh khot is a popular dish in South-Central Vietnam. Those who have tried it say that Banh khot really stands out from the rest because of its crispy texture on the outside, blended with the smooth and creamy filling in the middle, and supplemented by the variety of fresh vegetables. All of these tastes combined go well with the sweet-salty dippin...
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vietnamese food is so diverse and tasty
Friday, 25 October 2019 21:35
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District 8 in Ho Chi Minh City

Ho Chi Minh City isn’t just all about the fancy downtown districts like District 1 and District 3. Let us introduce you to District 8, a less touristy area yet an intriguing one among the 24 districts of Ho Chi Minh City. Get to know how life is at the meeting spot of the old and the new and what to do when in District 8.District 8 OverviewSprawlin...
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I love your travel guides
Wednesday, 29 January 2020 16:09
Guest — Santana Pruz
I thought tours in HCM would just be around the central areas, so I requested to see a more authentic side of the locals. Coming h... Read More
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Guest — Robbie
Our group came here with the company's guide and it was very off the beaten path. This is a place you can visit for more local act... Read More
Saturday, 26 October 2019 14:38

Vietnam Food Tour: Signature Dishes in Southern Vietnam (Part 3)

Foods in the south of Vietnam are not as complicated in the making as the cuisine of Central and Northern Vietnam. These dishes are often added sugar or coconut juice as sweeteners and use fat from coconut milk. The southern people just need these simple ingredients to combine and create their style of cuisine.Lau mam (Salted Fish Hot Pot)Salted fi...
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Must-try Sticky Rice in Ho Chi Minh City

In Vietnam, there are a bunch of delicious foods which can easily impress and make you fall in love with Vietnamese cuisine. Besides Pho, Banh xeo, Com tam, and Banh mi, top iconic Vietnamese foods known by a lot of people around the world, Vietnamese sticky rice is a must-try local food that you may not know. Learn more about the variety of Vietna...
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What is Vietnamese Tapioca Noodle Soup

Vietnamese tapioca noodle soup is called Banh canh in general. The many variations of this dish include Banh canh cua, Banh canh Trang Bang, Banh canh gio heo, and Banh canh Nam Pho. The words Banh canh means tapioca noodles and the rest of the name indicates the cooking style, each of them includes different predominant ingredients, and thus, offe...
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