ASEAN Heritage & History: Vietnam is truly a paradise for food lovers in the world


Commenting on the Vietnam award just won, the Facebook page ASEAN Heritage & History, which specializes in writing about the heritage and history of ASEAN countries, said that, in addition to traditional images such as rice fields, conical hats, now there are more reasons to come to Vietnam. The article describes: “Here you will see a country full of energy and moving forward strongly. You will feel this when you witness street activities, how Vietnamese welcome you into their homes, invite you to enjoy their food and proudly tell you about the long cultural traditions of the land. their country ”.

"The diversity, unique taste and vitality have helped Vietnamese cuisine surpass China, Japan, India, Malaysia and Thailand to win this prestigious award", the article expresses admiration.

Bun cha (image: Internet)

Going into the factors that make up the appeal of Vietnamese cuisine, the article states that Vietnam has a lot of delicious dishes made with different traditional recipes and flavors. Vietnamese cuisine is often considered one of the healthiest in the world, as dishes using fresh ingredients meet all the needs of proteins, lipids, vitamins, and minerals. carbohydrates. This is due to the amazing variety of agricultural products in Vietnam. The dishes are prepared based on a balance of five flavors: spicy, sour, bitter, salty and sweet.

Talking about the diversity and uniqueness of Vietnamese street food, the article also gives suggestions for tourists when coming to Vietnam: “Traveling in Vietnam, visitors will find one thing about taste and taste. The dish varies widely across regions from North to South. In the capital Hanoi, people like to have lunch with bun cha, while people in the city. Ho Chi Minh City likes pancakes wrapped with vegetables and dipped in sweet and sour fish sauce. In Hue ancient capital, Hue beef noodle soup is a favorite breakfast dish. While in Hoi An, visitors cannot ignore high-rise dishes or Quang noodles ”.

Pancakes (Image: Internet)

Hanoi and TP. Ho Chi Minh are the best places to try these dishes. Not only that, but dishes from one region to another have their own unique and unique characteristics, reflecting their local tastes and way of life.

“For that reason, Vietnam is really a paradise for food lovers around the world as many international travel magazines have commented. The famous Forbes magazine has commented that, from simple home cooking or addictive street food to modern Vietnamese dishes, the country's diverse cuisine is attracting believers. Cuisine around the world ”, the article concludes.

Bun bo Hue (Image: Internet)

At the World Travel Awards announcement ceremony on November 3, 2020, Vietnam was honored to receive the title of Asia's Top Destination in 3 categories of Heritage, Cuisine and Culture. This is the second consecutive year that Vietnam has been voted in all 3 categories.

The World Travel Awards is known as the "Oscar of the travel industry" recognized globally, to honor excellence in the main fields of the tourism, travel and hospitality industry in the world. Becoming a familiar face at this award shows the strong progress of Vietnam Tourism with its efforts to improve service quality to meet the highest international standards.

Source: Tourist Information Center

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