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A Collection of Vietnamese Dishes

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Something that I loved about Vietnamese food was not only how inexpensive it was, but was how fresh the food was. If I was ever in need of finding fresh fruit or vegetables, I never found it to be difficult. For any traveler who is trying to maintain a balanced diet while abroad, Vietnam makes it very easy to do …

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Comfort Food

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Even though I love Vietnamese cuisine, I knew at one point in my travels I would have an intense craving for a taste of home. If you find yourself feeling the same way I did when I came to Saigon, I highly recommend checking out L’Usine. I decided to try out L’Usine after seeing it ranked on Tripadvisor as one of …

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5 Ways to Eat Healthy in Hanoi (and other places in Vietnam)

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Eat locally Depending on where you are, you may realize that getting “Western” food, such as hamburgers and pizza is actually more expensive than the local food of the country that you are in. I know this is true in Vietnam, since ordering steamed veggies costs (20,000 VND/0.89 USD) or vegetable pho costs (30,000 VND/1.34 USD), while a personal pizza …