Cruise Mekong River | - Part 20

Apsara – the magical dance of Cambodia

A part of Reamker is illustrated by the Apsara figurative dance

Cambodia – “the land of wonders” – attracts tourists because of its mysterious, magical features. One of them which tourists should not miss out is Apsara dance. Apsara dance is the Royal ballet-like dance in Cambodia telling folk stories and legends of the country. It rooted from India but was gradually influenced by the Khmer

To do and see around Can Tho

Bang Lang Stork Garden

Enjoy local life on one of the floating markets. Observe birds in one of the stork gardens. Make a boat trip through the canals and visit handicraft villages or an orchard. Become a Vietnamese in the old days by visiting My Khanh village. Visit a museum or ancient house to learn more about life in

Top 5 things to see in Phu Quoc Island

Top 5 things to see in Phu Quoc Island

Phu Quoc Island is a peaceful tropical paradise floating in the warm turquoise waters in the Gulf of Thailand. Tourists visit Phu Quoc island in the peak season from November to March as Phu Quoc is becoming more and more well known for its stunning beaches, untouched natural environment, the easy going and relaxed atmosphere,

Top 5 foods in Ben Tre

Tôm kho (stewed shrimps)

Part of the “rice bowl” of Vietnam, Ben Tre has almost the same type of ethnics and culture like its neighbors for instance Tra Vinh, Soc Trang… As a part of Mekong Delta, Ben Tre, like most of the provinces in this area provide rice not only to the entire nation but also to export

Top 3 thing to do in Can Tho

Ninh Kieu port

Can Tho is the largest city of Vietnam in the Mekong Delta which is 160Km from Saigon. It’s also the most dynamic economic center of Vietnam in the Mekong Delta tours. If you’re spending your time in Saigon and have a few extra days in your trip, you should definitely visit Can Tho to see

Top 5 attractive floating markets in Mekong

Phung Hiep floating market

The Vietnam Record Centre (Vietking) has announced top 5 floating markets in the western region of the country that attract a huge number of domestic and foreign visitors. Phung Hiep floating market (Hau Giang province) The market meets all day long, but most noisy and busy in the morning. The precious evening, from far-and-wide, boats

Top 4 places to visit in Kien Giang

Phu Quoc island

Kien Giang is on the Mekong Delta tours. It is bounded by An Giang, Hau Giang provinces, Can Tho City in the east and the south- east, Ca Mau Province in the south, and Cambodia in the north. Its city Rach GiaHatien Kien Giang has 200km of coastline with large fishing grounds, consisting of 105

Where to shop and what to buy on Phu Quoc Island

Dinh Cau Night Market

Duong Dong Market Markets selling a wide range of fruit, vegetable and seafood are the main shopping venues in Phu Quoc, not necessarily what tourists want to buy but very interesting to see all the same. For tourists, shopping opportunities come in the form of handicrafts expertly made by locals and pearls which are farmed

Top 5 places to eat in Mekong delta

Top 5 places to eat in Mekong delta

Mai Village in Little Mekong Billed as Saint Paul’s answer to Eat Street, the Little Mekong area at the east end of University Avenue has become something of a destination lately. There are still plenty of shuttered businesses to go around, but with the Central Corridor light rail set to open in 2014 and its

The attractive places in Ho Chi Minh City

Notre Dame Cathedral

Ho Chi Minh City is a destination, which you can’t overlook when you visited in Vietnam. In addition to special foods, Ho Chi Minh City also attracts visitors of unique beautiful sceneries, which has a bold outline of South Vietnam. Notre Dame Cathedral Notre-Dame Cathedral is sprang from Saigon Chief Cathedral by Pope John XXIII