Hoi Anâ€™s signature noodle dish is the history of the city in a bowl. The cuisines of foreign traders have been added ingredients over time but it is still quintessentially Vietnamese
Here at Rough Guides weâ€™ve always known that Vietnam is magical. The gleaming skyscrapers of the countryâ€™s booming cities have a singular kind of beauty that shouldnâ€™t be overlooked, but itâ€™s the natural landscape that is truly breathtaking. Picture rice terraces carved into steep hillsides, market days that are a riot of colour, limestone peaks jutting out from azure waters and white-sand beaches stretching for miles. Here are the most beautiful places in Vietnam â€“ as voted for by our readers.