Located 16km far from Thanh Hoa city, Sam Son Beach is one of the most beautiful beaches in Northern Vietnam. If you start from Hanoi capital, keep on traveling by bus or by train about 170km to the south you will reach Sam Son Beach. There are high-quality buses depart from northern bus station at 5h30 am every 4 hours.
Like Thanh Hoa city, Sam Son beach belongs to the tropical monsoon area: hot in summer and cold in winter, on the contrary. In summer, Sam Son beach is one of the most crowded-tourist sites in the Northern. Many families, groups … are selecting this site for their summer holiday.
Back to time, the history showed that the French colonial began to develop Sam Son beach into a resort for French civil servants and officials during the Vietnam War against French in 1906. It is not only the best accommodation for relaxation but also the site of many famous landscapes such as: Hon Trong Mai, Doc Cuoc temple, Co Tien Mountain, etc.
Presently, during the beach vacation in Sam Son beach of Thanh Hoa province, tourists are impressed by a long coastline of white sand beach of 10km, plentiful scenes, and historical vestiges. Especially, the hospitability and friendly of local people are always kept on travelers’ mind. Furthermore, staying on Sam Son Beach, travelers can not miss to taste lots of delicious sea foods such as crab, oyster, prawn, tuna and also fermented pork roll (nem chua), a famous specialty of the northern province of Vietnam.
Sunday, November 20, 2011
Of many Dalat waterfalls, there are four that stand out the most. You can make a day trips to visit three of them. From your hotel in Dalat, just take a shuttle bus or taxi, the farthest is only around 10 km away.
Cam Ly Waterfall is located by Cam Le Spring, over 2 kilometers to the west of Dalat city. If you have chance to visit the city, you will be impressed by the landscape of the marvelous waterfall surrounded by pine trees hills. The Cam Ly waterfall is formed by two branches of Cam Ly Spring interrupted by big blocks of granite rock. This waterfall is 30 meters high and is very well-known in Dalat. The waterfall has been the topic for poetry and painting for its poetic and charming beauty. Lengend has it that the name Cam Ly is originated from K'Ho people. When the Cam Le River cross a village of the Lat people, local people had taken the name of the K'Ho chieftain named K'Mly (this word also sounds like Cam Ly) to give the Cam Ly Waterfall today. They did so in order to honor the merit of the chieftain and thanked him for maintaining a peaceful and happy village. Formerly, Cam Ly waterfall is attached with a nearby pine forest which is no longer exist now. In dry season, the waterfall is lack of water, but in rainy season, the water flows very strong and creat the marvelous Cam Ly for tourists to visit.
Prenn Waterfall is situated right at the foot of Prenn Pass, 10 kilometers from the center of Dalat city. According to the language of Cham people, Prenn means "the land of invasion". From Ho Chi Minh City to Dalat, tourists must go through Prenn Passs which is 10 kilometers long. This waterfall looks like a water-curtain pouring from 10 meters high down to a small valley which is surrounded by lots of flowers and pine hill. There is a small bridge which acrosses the lake. Tourists can visit the zoo, the orchid garden or stroll around to admire the colorful flowers or the small hutches built on the trees. This is a garden of rock named Thai Duong which will surely bring visitors interesting feeling. Especially, with the hanging cable system, tourists will feel like they are stepping into a fairy world when observing the waterfall from the cable.
Pongour Waterfall lies within the area of Tan Hoi commune, Duc Trong district, Lam Dong province, 45 km from Dalat city and 20 km from No. 20 Highway. Pongour is regardeded to as "the No. 1 waterfall of the south". This is one among the most beautiful and marvelous waterfall in Central Highlands with the height of 30 meters. Legend has it that Pongour waterfall is attached with Ms Ka Nai - a beautiful chieftain who had great contribution in making K'Ho people's life happy. It is said that the Pongour Waterfall today is the trace of the four rhinoceros of Ka Nai. Many years recently, if you visit Pongour in the fullmoon day of the first lunar month, you will have chance to take part in a festival when many traditional games, cultural rituals take place. The waterfall is now under the management of Ð?t Nam Limited Company.
Bopla Waterfall is located in Lien Dam commune, Di Linh district, Lam Dong province, about more than 8 kilometers from Dalat city and 25 kilometers from Bao Loc commune. This waterfall has another name, "Ivory waterfall", which is very high with original beauty. Bopla waterfall lies between two hills which are shaped like the kneeling elephants. It lookes like a grotto with the surrounding landscape and houses. Under the waterfall lies a small lake with big rocks around. Since the year 2000, Bopla waterfall is taken into the management of Dalat Tourism and Service Company.
Noodles, vermicelli, typical breakfast dish or stomach lining, but a bun grilled shrimp or chicken curry noodles, then perhaps you will be "warm belly" all afternoon.
The first is the grilled shrimp noodles, this dish would probably make you "love" from the first look: A big bowl noodles, arranged neatly on the black tiger shrimp 5 but only "crisis" that takes up most of the mouth bowls. Grilled Shrimp course to be whole, not peeled available. Before you have to enjoy hard little exercise, leisurely individual peel a crawfish. Slightly annoying but so new you "evaluate" the quality of it, you do the shell of this block negotiations proved very fresh shrimp not frozen all month.
Grilled Shrimp Vermicelli essence of "the mix they" should not have hot soup that comes as a cup of sauce being constant. Pour sauce into a bowl noodle bowl, mix it all up, to permeate every fiber bun, stem vegetables, shrimp, you will feel a little flavor tasted sweet, bitter. In particular, the second fiber bun is to fulfill, "mup MIP" bar food becomes cool, delicious.
Grilled shrimp with noodles, however, you must ensure that their "worm seafood," like the feeling that flooded shrimp bites, because this is not too fussy dish, the flavor non-mutant. Most of its attractions is the "substance" and little is new to the Ha Thanh.
Chicken noodle dish is a completely different flavor. Noodle bowl at first glance to be divided into two parts. One side is white microfiber fresh noodles, the rest is chicken cooked in yellow viscous dark like fake food candles of the North. The main attractions are the chicken thighs speech language song to make thick muscles. Besides, there are rotten sweet potatoes, cut into pieces to copy. All the security stuff as in the strong curry, aromatic flesh, creating a dominant flavor of the dish. Eat chicken noodle course you also have to mix up and do not forget to add bean sprouts come alive, if not faster feel on the day.
Overall, this dish to enjoy both hot season is the most ideal, but on the day the sky will also still be collected will discover interesting for those who are interested in Southern cuisine. Because these are the dishes featured in the domain, only a little variation on reductions to the palate, with the origin of the North.
Where to bring "strange wind" for the Ha Thanh is a restaurant with a rustic name - Noodle House I is located on Ly Thuong Kiet. Not only the food processing South, where we also serve various kinds of noodles and the North - Central - South. So, if you open the menu you will encounter the familiar dishes such as crab noodles, vermicelli snails, duck noodles and bamboo shoots ... and even completely new dishes such as noodles and barbecue spring rolls, fried noodles and dried shrimp, fried chicken noodle chili discharge ...
Advantages of this restaurant is located in the center, very easy to find, spacious, spacious, elegant, and most importantly "what what what rust, what noodles also" the process is very professional. However, food prices are not cheap here. The noodle dishes are average price of 79,000 VND / bowl, a special kind of noodle (like noodles and grilled shrimp) is 135,000 VND / bowl. But the restaurant manager, said: "Customers come here are those who respect the motto 'expensive pieces cut out' all".