Amazing Vietnam: Immerse yourself in a fairy tale
Coming to Vietnam, looking at the faces of the locals, the question is very interesting – is it true, they are all children of a beautiful fairy and a formidable dragon, as the legend claims? People here are amazingly kind, calm and pleasant. And their country is unusual, interesting and just as open and kind.
VIETNAM BECOMES CLOSER
Ca phe sua da or ca phe den da: as in a riddle – you need to find the differences. In the first case – it is cold coffee with the addition of condensed milk, in the second – black hot. Coffee in Vietnam is very tasty. Usually they drink it right in the city, surrounded by those who decide to recharge their batteries not at home, but on the street. Coffee is brewed everywhere, almost on every corner, and everyone, sitting down on small light stools, drink an amazing drink, seizing a crunchy baguette with baths: it crunches and you can put a lot of tasty things in it – from cheese to pate. There are also many online coffee shops.
Shongdong: there is no larger cave in the world. The cave of the mountain river, and there really is a river, occupies a 6,500-meter area. Its height in some places up to 240 meters. The country is even surprised here – deeply deep in a cave there is a real forest that rejoices in the sun, whose rays penetrate from numerous mountain dips.
Nha Trang and Honche Island are connected by a funicular. It is very long and runs right above the sea. More than three kilometers of alternating species are what awaits those who are lucky to find themselves here. But the joyful mood will not leave travelers, because the ultimate goal of the trip is Winperl (amusement park). This is where you can remember with gratitude the working days, so that you can appreciate – a holiday, really, with nothing comparable pleasure. The park has many attractions, they are all bright, diverse, dizzying. You can visit the game pavilion, look at the aquarium, listen to music in the amphitheater. But this is only part of the events that awaits in Vinperl.
High in the mountains there is a resort town of Sapa. Around him are rice fields, and up the mountains that cover the mists rise. Here various ethnic tribes live, who with great pleasure arrange interesting excursions for guests and offer to stay overnight in a mountain hut, and in the morning they treat them to pancakes with honey.
In Vietnam, there is a special part of the sea, where the dragon descended from the sky. This place is so called – Halong Bay. Here you want to experience everything: tiny islands, rocks with fancy bends, underwater caves. In the vicinity of Hanoi, on Katba Island, a national park has been created, where the golden-headed langurs live. There is also a Hospital cave, it was strictly classified during the war, since it was in this cave that the Americans hid their wounded.
About the war resemble tunnels Kuti, located under the ground. Here, the brave Vietnamese kept their ammunition, placed the hospital and barracks, without fear that the Americans would find them, being at that time from them 10 meters above. These moves stretch for 200 kilometers, and now the part is open to the public.
Vietnamese cone straw hats are world famous. Every traveler necessarily gets it for a long memory. All souvenir departments of shops and bazaars offer such a special gift. And here is another surprise – you can weave it yourself in Chuong village – this is not far from Hanoi. Connoisseurs are advised not to forget to buy a fish sauce called “mothers-in-law” – it has a very unusual flavor.
Ho Chi Minh. This is the father of the nation, who is honored and loved in the country. In many institutions, the leader’s portraits hang in the place of honor, and the body on the main square of Hanoi lies peacefully in the mausoleum.
Mui Ne village and extreme – twin brothers. On the shore near the village of the wind settled, who appreciated the kite and windsurfers. Here is where you can see the whole presentation, admire the beauty of tanned athletes from around the world. And who does not risk to engage in extreme sports, can join the professionals in the popular beach bar “Dragon”. Not far from the village there are dunes where red sand is combined with white. Nice and soft.
Seven tombs of emperors, similar to small palaces, are located on the banks of the river. There is a citadel of Hue here, which is surrounded by a moat and thick impregnable walls. The highlight of the local restaurants: here they can prepare dishes according to recipes from the old time.
Puppet theater, not simple, but on the water – that’s a marvel. They were fascinated by farmers when seasonal floods occurred right in the rice fields full of water. Nowadays, for such purposes, use a pool with a screen, and behind it are puppeteers. They arrange plays from the life of the peasants for a large audience.
Once Vietnam ruled cham, worshiping their gods. It was they who built the temples, in which there were unusual many-armed statues. In the Cham Museum in Da Nang many altars, figures and stone sculptures have been preserved.
Hoi An is both a city and a museum. There are many old buildings and architectural monuments. Shoe shops, sewing workshops flourish.