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4 Apr

Vietnamese traditional Fried Spring Rolls

Dubbed as one among the most typical Vietnamese traditional food, Vietnamese fried spring rolls (Vietnamese called Nem Rán) has appeared on special occasions of year, especially during Vietnamese Lunar Tet Holidays. However, this dish is currently served all-year-round and presented as a cannot-be-missed food in almost every menu of Vietnamese Restaurant as well as in each Hanoi cooking class tour. It is such a popular dish that many locals of Vietnam own it as their local specialty and normally call it Nem Ran by Northern people and Cha Gio by Southern people.  In...

4 Apr

Exclusive Hanoi home cooking class with Master Chef

Local market in HanoiIt’s no doubt that Vietnam cuisine is listed in Top most fantastic foods in Asian countries. Therefore, you will have no difficulties in finding a cooking class in Hanoi. However, not many of you know about a cooking class at home. It can be for sure that home cooking class can really be a worth-trying experience in Hanoi! Particularly, at Cityinsight.vn, you yourself can be guided to cookVietnamese traditional food by the professional 5-star Master Chef.  As said in the itinerary for half-day Hanoi cooking tour, the Master Chef...

4 Apr

TripAdvisor: Nha Trang listed in Asia’s Destinations on the Rise

According to the Nha Trang Destination Marketing Organization (NTDMO), Nha Trang has been listed in TripAdvisor’s “Destinations on the Rise – Asia” award thanks for its growth in ratings and international recognition from online travel communities. The Representative of NTDMO also said that less than one per cent of accommodation businesses on the TripAdvisor website have received this distinction. An Lâm Ninh Vân Bay Villas, Mia Resort Nha Trang, InterContinental Nha Trang, Evason Ana Mandara Nha Trang, Six Senses Ninh Vân Bay and Amiana Resort are the award winners. Vietnam is said...

1 Apr

Annual 2016 Hue Festival on late April

Dubbed as one among the few Vietnam’s “festival cities”, Hue is a great destination for traditional Vietnamese festivals as well as for convergence of Eastern and Western culture and a wide range of activities. Witnessing the ups and downs of Vietnamese history, Hue has still kept the perennial beauty of architectural and cultural treasures. Endowed with 127km-long-coastline, the heritage city of Hue boasts with many beautiful beaches and be potential to develop its beach tourism. Outside from the imperial citadel, the spectacular beauty of Lang Co Bay, Bach Ma National Park...

1 Apr

Exploring culture in Hanoi Temple of Literature

A corner of Temple of LiteratureOne of the cannot-be-missed stop-overs in any Cityinsight's Hanoi city tour is the Temple of Literature, which is only 10 minutes from the heart of Hanoi capital – Hoan Kiem Lake. It was firstly used to honor Confucius under Ly Thanh Tong’s dynasty since it had been constructed in 1070. Six years later, King Ly Nhan Tong continued building Quoc Tu Giam as the 1st University of Vietnam. Nowadays, the Temple of Literature is to celebrate the doctorates and high rank scholars of Vietnam like students with...