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Places to go in Yangon

Shwedagon Paya

After such a long time isolated from the outside, the floodgates of Myanmar, a country of 55 million, are gradually open to the outside world. Once having a chance to visit Myanmar, most travelers flock to Yangon (formerly Rangoon) – the largest city in Myanmar to take in its magnificent gold stupas sprouting to the

Cai Rang: The most famous Floating Market in Can Tho

The colorful products are selled in floating market

If you have found your way to Mekong Delta, you cannot afford to miss the Floating Market or “Cho Noi”. Floating markets in Vietnam have existed for a long time in the area. Basically, in here people sell and buy things above water. Actually, floating markets which have been around for a long time make

INTEREST THINGS TO DO IN CAN THO

Fruit garden on the river

Can Tho is an ideal stopover for anyone wishing to explore the West Region. It is also known as Tay Do – the capital of Western Vietnam. When traveling to Can Tho, visitors can visit many attractive places such as Ninh Kieu harbor, fresh fruit gardens. In particular, visitors have chance to discover floating markets

Mouthwatering dishes in Can Tho

tet cake

Not only being famous for vast paddy fields and huge expanses of water, Can Tho also attracts a great number of tourists for its wide range of mouthwatering food. Used in Can Tho’s specialty dishes are ingredients locally produced such as the sticky rice, and typically, many dishes are followed up with locally grown fresh

How to avoid scams at Angkor Wat

Angkor Wat and its amazing reflection

Angkor Wat will make you moving with its beauty, despite the huge numbers of tourists that can descend on it some days. Still, all tourists make it a great destination for Cambodians to do business.However, occasionally you might meet someone looking for a short-cut into your wallet.  Which is why this guide to avoiding scams

Reasons why Vietnam is a vegetarian heaven

The vegetarian Pho

Using plenty of fresh vegetables, herbs together with a wide range of different fish and meat, Vietnamese cuisine is well known for being not only delicious but also healthy. The fact that finding a meat free meal in Vietnam is not as tricky as you might think is less well known. Here under are some

Delicious with weird looking weird dishes in Southeast Asia

Table-top Khmer barbecues

Not only being very diverse, abundant, Southeast Asian cuisine also always contains the “weird and unique”. There are many dishes which are so weird that you do not dare to touch and sample. But with just a little courage to try these Southeast Asian foods, you will find them delicious and nutritious as well! Let’s

Tourism destinations on April 30 holiday for the family in Vietnam

Waves in Sam Son beach

Dong Van Karst Plateau Geopark – Ha Giang Province If you are a travel enthusiast, the holiday season on April 30 – May 1 is the occasion for you to stay away from the noise of the city to the peaceful countryside, and Dong Van rocky plateau is a suggestion for you. You can read

Reunification Day in Vietnam

The reunification procession in Hanoi

Reunification Day in Vietnam, or Liberation Day, is a day of patriotic anniversary for many Vietnamese people.Aside from the political and military victory of Vietnam’s reunification, the Vietnamese people celebrate Reunification Day because of the development that occurred as a result of the South’s and North’s cooperation with each other. Also known as Liberation day,

Where to enjoy the best Vietnamese dishes in Ho Chi Minh City

Com tam Saigon

Vietnam in general and Ho Chi Minh City in particularly have an incredibly broad food culture. If you do not have much time in Saigon, besides Pho – the symbol of Vietnamese cuisine, banh mi, bun bo Hue, oc, com tam and chuoi nuong are what you have to try at least once. Not only