Fruitful trade: The Cái Răng Floating Market in Cần Thơ City. — VNS File Photo Sapa Luxury Travel CẦN THƠ — Visitors to Việt Nam’s south-western region (the Mekong Delta) are attracted by the floating markets in the region. The region is known as ‘the land of rivers’ and the lives of locals are closely associated with boats and the...

Town’s top corn market

Caption: The Ngả Ba Bầu Corn Market in HCM City’s outlying Hoc Môn District. — VNS File Photo. Sapa Luxury Travel HCM CITY — Situated in the outlying district of Hóc Môn, Ngả Ba Bàu corn market is the largest corn wholesale market in HCM City. People passing by Trịnh Thi Miêng Street in Hóc Môn might be captivated by...

Tasty răng bừa cake

A tray of răng bừa cake from Thanh Hoá Province. — VNS File Photo. Sapa Luxury Travel THANH HOÁ — Visitors to Thanh Hoá Province are recommended to try the răng bừa cake, also called rice cake. Rice is ground cooked with water in a pan until it becomes a viscous mixture. The fillings inside the cake vary depending...

River bus to launch in 2 weeks

Coming someday: HCM City’s proposed Sài Gòn River buses. —VNS File Photo. Sapa Luxury Travel HCM CITY — HCM City’s much-delayed river bus service should be up and running later this month, according to local authorities. But considering all the previous missed deadlines, no one knows if this latest claim is realistic. The service, when it does open, will...
VietNamNet Bridge – Visitors to a nipa palm forest in Cam Thanh Commune on the lower Thu Bon River will have to pay entrance fees from next month.Fishermen show how to net fish in nipa palm forest in Cam Thanh Commune.Vice chairman of Hoi An City’s People’s Committee Nguyen Van Son said ticket collections were aimed at promoting...