Category Archives: Vietnam Foodie Series

Foodie Series – North To South: Hoa Binh

Known as one of the oldest areas in Vietnam, Hoa Binh is also famed for its food. Its world-famous Hoabinhian Culture produces delicious Hoa Binh food for visitors. Whether you want to learn the history or dine on street food in Hoa Binh, there are plenty of tourist attractions you can check out during your […]

Foodie Series – North To South: Thanh Hoa

Thanh Hoa is located in northern Vietnam, just south of the Red River. The Ma and Chu rivers cut through the region, which is why the area is known for its abundant agricultural products. For the last few years, the Vietnamese government has focused on resettling nomadic ethnic groups in the area. Other than visiting […]

Foodie Series – North To South: Ninh Binh

Ninh Binh is just 93 kilometers from Hanoi, which makes it the perfect location for a day trip. Within this vibrant area, you can discover Vietnam’s largest Buddhist complex at Bai Dinh Temple. Plus, the city is home to Phat Diem Cathedral, Van Long National park, and the Mua Caves. Other than enjoying the area’s […]

Foodie Series – North To South: Sa Pa

Located in the Tonkinese Alps, Sa Pa is a mountain town about 38 kilometers away from Lao Cai’s train station. Originally inhabited by Vietnamese people, it was later colonized by the French because of its tourism potential. Thankfully, much of Sa Pa’s original culture has been preserved. Today, 40,000 people call the area home, and […]

Foodie Series – North To South: Hai Phong

Located on the northeastern portion of the Red River delta, Hai Phong is the third-largest city in Vietnam by population. Originally founded in 1887 by French colonists, it started out as a seaport. In recent decades, Hai Phong has become a major industrial city. Today, modern visitors can enjoy the unique culture and food in […]

Foodie Series – North To South: Hanoi

Known for the Imperial Citadel of Thang Long and other historic locations, Hanoi is also famous for its French, Chinese, and Russian influences. Thanks to all of these cultures, the food in Hanoi is popular among foodies. Whether you want to learn how to cook Hanoi food or just want to eat it, there are […]