Tag Archives: Free-Walking-Tour

THE HUC BRIDGE WAS COMPLETELY BURNT BECAUSE OF OFFENDING HANOI CULTURE 

The Huc bridge is one of the most remarkable beauties in Hanoi, the straight connection to Ngoc Son temple. However, only a few people know that it was evidence of patriotism by burning it to oppose the French enemy. Hanoi capital was defeated in 1882 after that Ngoc Son temple became a living place of […]

Top 5 “green” cafes in Hanoi

For those who have endless passion for nature, come here and try it at least once in your life. These are also suitable spaces for those who need a quiet place to study and work effectively. Let’s come there and try the feelings “harmony in nature, connatural as a plant” ?An ’Garden Coffee As one […]

Discover the attractive snacks from fruits in Hanoi

Fruit yogurt In Hanoi, there is no shortage of vendors selling these snacks. To attract guests, the criteria of clean, fresh and level of sour are the most important to attract the guests. So, mainly they choose the cool and sweet fruits, added yogurt, condensed milk and a little fresh milk to help the dish […]

Discover the shortest street in Hanoi

Discover the shortest street in Hanoi If you are in Hanoi, you must be familiar with names such as Dinh Tien Hoang Walking Street, Cau Go Street, Phan Dinh Phung Street, … But not everyone knows about Hoan Kiem Lake Street – the shortest in Hanoi. In the minds of most people, the name Ho […]

TOP 4 VINTAGE COFFEE SHOPS IN HANOI

If you like quiet places with a hint of that classic Hanoian vibe then why don’t you explore these locations? Tag your partner in crime and LET’S GO! ?Ba Hoa cafe Add: No. 27A Nguyễn Hữu Huân st., Hoan Kiem dist., Hanoi. Opening hours: 07:30am – 10:00pm ?They have the most to-die-for Vietnamese coffee and […]

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” […]

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 […]

EXPLORING THE COFFEE SHOP MADE FROM THOUSANDS OF RECYCLES IN HANOI OLD QUARTERS

?Located in the small alley of Hang Tre Street, Hidden Gem makes an impression for visitors by beautiful but unique space. The furniture in the restaurant is nearly 100% created by taking advantage of discarded products, from tires, bottles, old sofa sets, paint buckets or parts of a tractor. ?Mr.Nguyen Van Tho, the owner, reveals […]

“Roman Amphitheatre” in the middle of Hanoi capital

? In Hang Dau street, one of the most impressive places is an ancient water tower in the middle of the roundabout, with the history more than a hundred years. That looks like “ Roman Amphitheatre ” in Italy. ?This water tower was constructed in 1894, before the Long Bien Bridge and located in the roundabout, […]