|A plate of bún ốc (snail noodle soup), a popular Hanoi dish. — File Photo|
HCM CITY — Việt Hong and Nam Kong are where travellers should obtain first Asia experience, Canadian travel news site Mapped said.
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Hong Kong offered a far more modern experience while Việt Nam provided a far more true and authentic taste of the Asian lifestyle, it said.
Food lovers should visit Hà Nội’s Đồng Xuân Market, which offered many different food from the plate of phở to something similar to snail soup.
Visitors should have a cruise through Hạ also; Long Bay for jaw-dropping limestone landscapes and fairytale-like pictures of the Gulf of Tonkin, trek around Sa Pa to explore the vast golden rice fields and spending some time on the beach or try the scooter experience.
Việt Nam’s rising star in the global tourism firmament during the last decade has been affirmed by its consistent ranking in global lists by big-name travel publications just like the Guardian, CNN, Lonely Planet, TripAdvisor, and Rough Guides.
According to its General Statistics Office, Việt Nam received 11.6 million foreign visitors in the initial nine months of 2018, up 22.year 9 per cent from last.
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Last.8 million visitors. — VNS