‘The Mekong Delta is a great place to explore’


The Mekong Delta has delicious food, and plentiful markets and is one of the great places in the world to explore.

The travel site of the Sydney Morning Herald on January 27 said that the Mekong Delta , Vietnam is one of the most attractive places in the world in 2023 that tourists should visit. Especially in the context that Vietnam is gradually becoming a name known to many tourists, exploring this wild land should be done right away.

The Mekong Delta is a great place to explore
Floating market in Can Tho. Photo: Sebastian Hanke

“There are many different ways you can choose to explore this area such as taking a boat on the river, taking a day tour departing from Ho Chi Minh City or being self-sufficient with a motorbike rented by locals,” Australian newspaper said. suggestions on ways to visit the Mekong Delta.

Whatever the visitor’s choice, the area remains one of the “greatest places in the world to explore”. Foreign travel experts rate this place as “brimming with culture that is unique even to the rest of Vietnam”. Riverine cities such as Can Tho, Vinh Long, and Ben Tre all have delicious food, rich markets and give visitors a rustic and genuine feeling. “It’s the perfect place for the adventurous,” the Australian newspaper commented.

Previously, this newspaper also appreciated the capital Hanoi, and called it “a great place to live or to visit”. This greatness comes from the simple things that happen in everyday life such as: street vendors, crowded people moving on the street. Sitting in the back of a motorbike taxi or renting a motorbike yourself and joining the hustle and bustle of the city also gives foreign guests the same experience of life as the locals.

“Nothing can compare to Hanoi street food ” is the comment of many travel experts. In addition to familiar dishes such as pho, bun cha, grilled meat on skewers, Australian newspapers also encourage people to try Truc Bach beer, eat grilled beef with lemon sauce, salt and pepper, chili and toasted bread at restaurants. side street. Tea, dumplings and lemon tea are also on the list of suggestions. However, international tourists still whisper to each other, so they should avoid coming to Hanoi in February when it is cloudy and drizzly.

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