A Carpenter Built the Most Beautiful Hotel in Saigon

A quarter of an hour’s drift along the Saigon River will take you to the secret gardens on the outskirts of Ho Chi Minh.This hotel, called AN LAM, is not too far from Ho Chi Minh City, but it takes about forty minutes to get overland because of the frequent traffic jams. When we arrived, … Read more

Vietnamese Pho – Part Two

Pho Le The soup is mellow, with a hint of silky sweetness, and the side dishes are piled up so high that they are standard with basil, mint, parsley and bean sprouts, and occasionally stevia. However, beef meat quality in general, pho almost no difference with other shops, estimated that local suppliers are much the … Read more

Vietnamese Pho – Part One

Many big cities in Europe and the United States have famous Vietnamese restaurants, and even have friends full of excitement to tell me, “I went to Paris to eat great Vietnamese pho!” Vietnam was once a French colony, and there were many Vietnamese immigrants in Paris, and it’s no surprise that there are good pho … Read more