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    Vietnamese cuisine: 5 unique ways Vietnamese cook their rice

    Rice, or “cơm” in Vietnamese, is absolutely an indispensable part of Vietnamese cuisine, just like many other Asian countries. However, that does not mean rice is the same around Asia. Throughout the history, Vietnamese…

  • Saigon Cafes: Top 10 Instagram-Worthy (Part 2)

    For a coffee soul, Saigon is truly a paradise. From the process of making it, the wonderful smell to the tasteful first sip. Not just its great taste, each Cafe in Saigon is…

  • Saigon Cafes: Top 10 Instagram-worthy (Part 1)

    It wouldn’t be exaggerating to say that Saigon is the wonderland of the cafes. Cafes in Saigon appear all over the streets and in every teeny tiny alleyway. Somes even hide…

  • The best coffee shops in Hanoi for 2017

    Our food critic explored the city and came up with this list of places loved by both locals and foreigners, as well as CNN, NatGeo and The New York Times. Hanoi…

  • 10 must-try café in Saigon

    The local Cloth-filter coffee in District 11 retains its luscious aroma thanks to hand-crafted way of making, while Mockingbird and Sai Gon Oi at the old apartment in District 1 bring…

  • Hoi An: A seductive shining jewel

    If you ever wonder how to satisfy your cravings for traveling, just uncover the enchanting Hoi An, the greatest paradise I’ve ever set foot on. Hoi An is one of many…

  • Shopping in Phu Quoc

    In Phu Quoc you can easily find either local specialities or popular Vietnamese souvenirs. The most famous out of them are Phu Quoc pearl, pepper, fish sauce and rose myrtle wine.…

  • Mooncakes in Vietnam

    In Vietnam, mooncakes are called “Bánh Trung Thu”, which can be translated to “Mid-Autumn cake”. Traditionally in Vietnamese culture, mooncakes have been seen as a symbol of family reunions in this…

  • Delicious ways Vietnamese use Cốm in their desserts

    In previous blog posts, we have introduced Cốm – Vietnamese green flakes, a special ingredient of the Autumn and some amazing though easy recipes. This post presents ways Vietnamese use Cốm…