HCM City among world’s best cities for street food

HCM City among world’s best cities for street food

Ho Chi Minh City has been listed by CNN as one of the world’s 23 best street food destinations. The US outlet said that perching on a plastic stool on the sidewalk, with a steaming bowl of pho (noodle soup with beef or chicken),…

American reporter hails Vietnamese food

American reporter hails Vietnamese food

In her article introducing ‘6 Food Tours Worth Traveling For’, American reporter Claire Volkman of US News described Viet Nam as one of the world’s most incredible culinary countries. She suggested that the best way to taste all of what Viet Nam has to…

Is the banh mi the world’s best sandwich?

Is the banh mi the world’s best sandwich?

A product of Vietnam’s colonial past, the beloved concoction combines a crunchy French baguette with pork, pate and an ever-changing array of fresh vegetables. The cab driver stopped on the bustling boulevard Pho Hue and pointed at a mishmash of incongruent four and five-story…

The Banh Mi Queen of Hoi An

The Banh Mi Queen of Hoi An

The “Banh Mi Queen” of Hoi An presides over a modest kingdom — just two tables and a glass cabinet arranged on the sidewalk at 115 Tran Cao Van Street. Though she draws a lot of customers, Nguyen Thi Loc, 78, says she never…