F&B chains prosper in HCM City, struggle in Hanoi

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VietnamNet English 3 week(s) ago

F&B chains prosper in HCM City, struggle in Hanoi

VietNamNet Bridge – Most of the world’s food & beverage chains prefer HCM City over Hanoi and the north when they head for the Vietnamese market.

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“Banh gio” – Triangular rice dumpling

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VietnamNet English 3 week(s) ago

“Banh gio” – Triangular rice dumpling

VietNamNet Bridge – There’s an old remark: “Not everyone can eat banh gio. But it is very easy to get addicted to it”. That’s true. This simple dish sold in country markets has become a favorite breakfast of many Hanoians.

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Poorly dressed customers not welcomed at luxury shops

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VietnamNet English 2 month(s) ago

Poorly dressed customers not welcomed at luxury shops

VietNamNet Bridge – Salespeople at upscale shops invariably give a warm welcome to smartly dressed customers, but are chilly toward those who do not look well-off.

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Can Starbucks change Hanoians' coffee habits

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VietNam News English 2 month(s) ago 2 duplicate news

Can Starbucks change Hanoians' coffee habits

A few days after internationally-renowned Starbucks Coffee opened its first shop in Ha Noi, people still had to queue up for a cup of American-styled coffee.

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Cheap and good food found at century-old stalls on small Hanoi alley

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VietnamNet English 3 month(s) ago

Cheap and good food found at century-old stalls on small Hanoi alley

VietNamNet Bridge - The prices of food sold at the small road on the side of the Dong Xuan Market in Hanoi so inexpensive that the maximum price is VND35,000 ($1.7). It has become a favourite destination of Hanoians and foreign backpackers.

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Hanoians turn out for early morning black bean soup to beat the heat

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Báo Thanh Niên English 5 month(s) ago

Linh sells sugar-free back beans soup on Hang Hom Street in Hanoi downtown and only in the summer, for two hours starting at 6am.

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Patriotic retiree has brought the tire sandal back to Vietnam

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Báo Thanh Niên English 5 month(s) ago 1 related news

At 73, Pham Quang Xuan still makes sandals from old rubber car and airplane tires; the shoes were commonly worn by Vietnamese soldiers during wars against French and US forces.

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The people's swimming pool

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Báo Thanh Niên English 5 month(s) ago 1 related news

When it feels like Death Valley as stifling heat reaches down took Hanoi, the temperature shoots up to 104 degrees, Hanoians flock to their favorite giant pool - Hồ Tây (West Lake).

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Hanoi sees large number of travellers on holiday

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VOV News English 6 month(s) ago

Hanoi sees large number of travellers on holiday

Travel agencies in Hanoi reported a surge in travel demand on the upcoming national holiday that begins at the end of this month.

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Hanoi sees large number of travellers on holiday

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VietnamPlus English 6 month(s) ago

Travel agencies in Hanoi reported a surge in travel demand on the upcoming national holiday that begins at the end of this month.

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Canh bong tha - exotic treat from old Hanoians

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VietnamNet English 7 month(s) ago

Canh bong tha - exotic treat from old Hanoians

VietNamNet Bridge – Hanoi is known for a number of traditional exotic dishes which reflect local people’s unique and sophisticated cultural lifestyle.

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Volunteer tour guides help promote culture

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VietnamNet English 7 month(s) ago

Volunteer tour guides help promote culture

VietNamNet Bridge – The Hanoi Free Tour Guides Club (HFTG), 400 students without professional tourism training from different universities in Hanoi, offers free sightseeing tours of Hanoi to international tourists, with interesting discoveries about the capital.

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Canh bong tha - exotic treat from old Hanoians

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SaigonTimes English 7 month(s) ago

Canh bong tha - exotic treat from old Hanoians

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Cherry Blossom Festival returns to Hanoi

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SaigonTimes English 8 month(s) ago

The Cherry Blossom Festival 2014 will take place at Vietnam Exhibition and Fair Center at 148 Giang Vo Street in Hanoi on March 8 and 9, bringing to visitors an insight into both Japanese and Vietnamese cultures.

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Hanoians do not go all out for New Year’s Eve fireworks

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Báo Dân Trí English 9 month(s) ago

Hanoians do not go all out for New Year’s Eve fireworks

While ideal places for watching fireworks on New Year’s Eve are often fully booked some days before the event in previous years, it is not especially busy this year.

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