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Vietnamese Fish Sauce

The very renowned and unique condiment that must be used in every meal of Vietnamese is no other than Nuoc Mam, in English, Fish Sauce. Fish sauce is an amber-coloured liquid made from fermented fish and sea salt. Nowadays fish sauce is used commonly in Southeast Asia countries such as Thailand, Cambodia, Filipino, and Laos. Origin of Fish Sauce It’s …

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Things to do in B’Lao (Bao Loc)

B’Lao or Bao Loc is rather a unique city of central highlands when in almost everywhere else the people plant coffee, Bao Loc people stick with green tea. No one can really explain the origin and exact meaning of the old name B’Lao, it either means “low flying cloud” or “goodness” and not that there is mere relation between two …

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Ha Giang – A Stone Flower

Ha Giang beauties had appeared endless times in Vietnamese literature, music, photography, cinematography, and many other kinds of art. Unlike those well-known destinations as Ha Long Bay and Hanoi, Ha Giang is somewhat of a hidden fairyland where a mixture of natural beauties and ethnic traditions is shaped to its finest. More than that, Ha Giang, like a stone flower, …

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Nightlife in Saigon

Saigon is not only busy at daytime but expectedly manic also at nighttime. The most popular area to tourists is around Pham Ngu Lao Street, a great place for those who love inexpensive foodstuff and meeting people. But that’s not the end of it. Saigon has a good amount of bars, clubs and night market with numberless interesting experiences. Check …

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Unique Traditional Festivals in Vietnam

Vietnam is a country of festivals. Foreign tourists mostly know about tourism festivals only. There are about 8000 festivals from all the provinces, ethnics and religions. Festivals in Vietnam are where the people show veneration to the gods, mythical characters, national heroes and send their wishes for a better life. In a typical festival in North Vietnam, there are two …

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Motorcycle Riding in Vietnam

Riding a motorbike in Vietnam is something many want to experience which is just as complicated as crossing the roads. It’s old to say this but the roads in Vietnam are dangerous. Therefore, think thoroughly before deciding to ride in Vietnam if you feel uncomfortable with the traffic system or have no riding experience. However, riding in Vietnam is in …

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Cave World in Quang Binh

Quang Binh is a coastal province in north-central Vietnam, also the narrowest province. Quang Binh shares border with Laos in the west, sea in the east, Ha Tinh province in the north and Quang Tri in the south. There are 5 major rivers flowing through this region: Gianh, Ron, Nhat Le, Ly Hoa and Dinh. River system helps to create …

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Da Lat Waterfalls

“Dat Aliis Laetitiam Aliis Temperiem” (It Gives Pleasure to Some, Freshness to Others) Da Lat is a city of Lam Dong province, has been long famous all over the world for its immense charms and beauties. To many Vietnamese, Da Lat is like a small European town full of flowers among the mighty forests and mountains of Central Highland. Da …

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Homestays in Da Lat: Creative Places for your stay

You will be surprised by the creativity and styles of this wonderful dorm-homestays only in Dalat! Travel guide to Dalat TRE’s House – 419A Vo Truong Toan Although named as TRE (bamboo), but it seems there is no… “tre” at TRE’s house. However, there is a reason for the name. The first impression you have with TRE must be how …

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