Monthly Archives: August 2019

The Headless Statue of My Chau Princess and the Grown Stone!

Mysterious stories will be shared regularly every Friday evening. Please remember to follow us. Vietnam still has a lot of legends and mysteries that you may not know. Let’s experience these amazing things with Hebs right now !! Located in Co Loa citadel (Dong Anh – Hanoi), in the harem of My Chau’s temple, there […]

Mystery behind Bún Thang?

?Bún Thang is a sophisticated dish of well-off families in Hanoi’s Old Quarter. Formerly, the Hanoian women cleverly took advantage of the remaining food from the Lunar New Year. Then they combined and formed Bún thang – a new and economical dish. ?The reason why Vietnamese call it “Bún Thang” is because the word “Thang” […]

THE MYSTERY OF WAR BUNKER DISCOVERED IN THE FIRST 5-STAR HOTEL IN HANOI

?The shelter was figured out under Sofitel Legend Metropole Hotel in 2011, by a group of workers were renovating the bar. Until May 21th, 2012, this bunker was officially opened only for guests staying in the hotel to visit. Sofitel Legend Metropole Hotel was also placed were two leaders of the US and North Korea […]

DISCOVER THE LAST OF THE LARGE TRADITIONAL KILNS, OVER 100 YEARS OLD IN ANCIENT BAT TRANG VILLAGE

✨Bat Trang ceramic village is located about 10 km from the center of Ha Noi. In Hamlet 3, Bat Trang – Gia Lam district – Ha Noi, there is a unique gourd kiln (dragon kiln) which has an area of 1030 m2, 15m long. ✨Gourd kilns are one of the first types used to burn […]

Should try to eat tofu rice vermicelli with fermented shrimp pastewith shrimp sauce (bun dau) or not ?

Bun dau with shrimp sauce is a popular standing dish in the North of Viet Nam, which is really suitable to eat in each season and especially; in the heat of summer, it will be so awesome when trying crispy tofu with vermicelli. ? To make this dish, the innkeeper has to prepare at least 3 […]

The word “Nem” in Vietnamese culinary culture

Referring to Nem, it will probably bring about the phenomenon: “nine people ten comments” because each region has each food with the same name: “Nem”  It is hard to find a “standard” definition for Nem, because Nem in Vietnamese cuisine is a very “vague” noun that can be used to refer to some dishes in […]

THE CRUEL FATE OF THE STATUE OF LIBERTY IN VIET NAM

?The Statue of Liberty was designed by a French architect and was donated to America by the French government. At that time, they made two statues: a big size for America and a small size for Viet Nam, which was made by gray bronze. The statue version for America, the 46 meters of height, was […]