Old war base now tourist destination
The early morning sun shines all around. Clouds hang on mountains near and far. Villages dot the paddy fields, mingling with the sea of green rice fields.
HCM City’s much-delayed river bus service should be up and running later this month, according to local authorities.
Visitors to Thanh Hoá Province are recommended to try the răng bừa cake, also called rice cake.
Situated in the outlying district of Hóc Môn, Ngả Ba Bàu corn market is the largest corn wholesale market in HCM City.
The Centre for Rural Economic Development (CRED) recently held a 100km bike tour linking Quảng Uyên and Trùng Khánh districts in Cao Bằng. A total of 21 cyclists took part, 18 of them foreign professionals — and the rest Vietnamese.
Visitors to Việt Nam’s south-western region (the Mekong Delta) are attracted by the floating markets in the region.
Lê Công Kiều Street in HCM City’s District 1 is home to more than 30 shops selling only antiques dating back hundreds and even thousands of years, besides replicas, fake antiques and old items attached to many people’s childhoods.