“Pau Plau” Day Cake

Day Cake is a popular type of cake that can be found all over Vietnam, but the Day Cake known as “Pau Plau” in Lao Cai is quite a unique dish. It is made solely of rice, but its deliciousness has been tested and acknowledged by many travelers who have been to Lao Cai.

Thien Mu pagoda, one of the oldest, holiest sites in Hue

Thien Mu pagoda, which is also known as Linh Mu, lies on a hill overlooking the picturesque Huong (Perfume) river in Hue city in central Vietnam.

Village with mural paintings in Tam Giang lagoon

Located on Tam Giang lagoon, Ngu My Thanh village in Quang Loi commune, Quang Dien district, Thua thien – Hue province, has a wild beauty with a peaceful lagoon as well as fishing boats.

The beauty of Sam Mountain

Sam Mountain, also called Vinh Te Son, is 284m above sea level. On the top of the mountain stands a big stone pedestal covered in green moss, where the Local Tutelary Goddess had sat on, as believed by the folks, before being taken to a temple dedicated to her at the foot of the mountain.

Ant’s egg rice cakes, a Tuyen Quang specialty

'Banh nep nhan trung kien', glutinous rice cakes filled with ant eggs, are a specialty of the Tay, an ethnic group that has existed for hundreds of years in the northern province of Tuyen Quang.

Ke Mon jewelry making village in Hue Imperial City

Ke Mon Village which is located about 40km northeast of Hue is home to some of the most esteemed silversmiths and goldsmiths in Vietnam.

Lesser-known destinations in Da Lat that soothe the soul

For anyone looking for peace and quiet as well as stunning vistas, Da Lat city in the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong features a number of easy-to-reach destinations that soothe the soul.

Lakeside beauty with a taste of chicken is anything but fowl

On a sultry summer day, O Thum Lake provides a relaxing getaway as the sunlight hits its silver waters.

Ha Noi, Hoi An among Eid Al Fitr holiday ideas to get you packing

It’s that time of the year again when UAE residents make those last-minute travel plans to jet off for the Eid Al Fitr holidays.

Ninh Thuan stone park

The Stone Park in Ninh Thuan is a well-known destination for tourists with its large rocky field.