The top of restaurants in Hue that you must try and compare with other region’s cuisine. Here is list of best restaurant that close proximity to Hue’s iconic landmarks, most of these restaurant feature equally opulent interiors and exceptional service as well as traditional music and dance performances. Catering to the growing numbers of foreign travelers, the city is also teeming with trendy bistros and expat-owned cafes serving familiar European and western fare such as pastas, pizzas and grilled meats, paired with an extensive list of wines, beers and spirits. From frills-free local eateries to upscale international restaurants, read on

The best of Hue special dishes were once served to Royal families and king of Nguyen Dynasty, nowadays you can find it in local restaurants in Hue city, from roadside stalls to luxury hotel serving these specialties all year round. When talking about Hue food, it’s famous with sweet and spicy in flavor from fresh herbs such as basil, lemongrass, red chilies… mixed with the salt or fish sauce. In Hue city, they also offer more than 30 types of sweet soups (Chè), all of them made from coconut, beans, pomegranate, taro, and sweet corn. The most popular Che is

Opening Ceremony of Traditional Hue – Hue Festival 2017  Hue festival has affirmed its brand and prestige in the hearts of the public and visitors, as well as artisans of traditional craft villages throughout Vietnam. The international element of the Hue Festival has gradually been shaped, building Hue as the Festival City. This is a great cultural and economic event that is important to enhance the position of Hue – the city of heritage, the cultural city and the festival city of Vietnam. Let’s see some fantastic picture is taken in the Opening Ceremony of Traditional Hue on 28 Apr 2017.

Hue city is known as the Buddhist region in Vietnam. That’s why vegetarian food is familiar to local people. You maybe surprised by seeing many food retail to big vegan restaurants in Hue serving vegetarian food on the first date and the 15th date of lunar month. From the natural goods that can be easily found in Dong Ba markets or some local market, Hue people make many dishes. Here is list of the vegan restaurants in Hue you must try when travel in this poem city. San May Vegetarian – 8 Thanh Tinh Street The restaurant is in a hand carved ancient house

Hue Festival is an international festival where cultures of many area and countries converge together. Hue held festival  of Traditional craft  is held every two years with many activities. The Hue Traditional Festival 2017  includes the main activities: – The opening ceremony associated with special arts program took place at 20:00 on 28/4/2017. – Artisans and handicraft villages focus on introducing, displaying, demonstrating and trading traditional handicraft products of Hue artisans from many famous craft villages in Vietnam and Korea. Particularly, there is participation in maneuvering, product shaping and exchanges between artisans and visitors. Here is fringe activities, community art and

Lap An Lagoon or An Cu lagoon is located within Lang Co Bay, beside Highway AH1 running through Lang Co town, Phu Loc about 62km from Hue and 38km from Da Nang. Travel from Da Nang to Hue, just over 20 km of scenic Hai Van Pass, Lang Co bay appear as a charming picture. It is completely embraced with one side of high mountains, and one side of immense sky and seas. Lap An lagoon and Lang Co bay attract traveler not only with its inherent beauty, but also with the peace of honest local people. Lap An Lagoon

If you are considering to transfer from Hue to Da nang or transfer from Hue to Hoi An with stop over Lap An lagoon and Lang Co beach, let yourself plan a lunch with fresh seafood there. 70 km to the North of Hue city, Lang Co, the most charming beach in Hue, is easily reached by car in 1,5 hour. It is famous not only for natural beauty but also affordable fresh tasty seafood with various local recipe. The Lap An Lagoon is an 1200ha area with the curving road around lagoon look like a soft band of silk. The

Being founded by Emperor Gia Long (Nguyen Anh), the Nguyen Dynasty including 13 kings lasted for over 140 years (1802 – 1945). In the beginning, Nguyen Anh experienced a lot of hardships for a fourth of a century to found his kingdom. Pressingly hunted by the Tay Sun force, he had to run away to Phu Quoc Island, at times hiding at the Ca Mau Cape or wandering for a shelter in Thailand. Many a time he had no food and had to live on fruit, cold surplus rice or shrimp paste… Luckily, he still stood high in favor of the Heaven and

In its ordinary meaning, “Hue Royal Music” is understood as genres of music, including music combined with dance and opera, used in worshiping ceremonies, court affairs and national festivals hosted by the court and entertainment activities of the King and his Royal Family. The name Nha Nhac was used by Vietnamese feudal dynasties from the Ho Dynasty with different meanings: sometimes indicating Royal Music in general and court ritual music in particular, sometimes indicating a music organization, even a concrete orchestra. The initial foundation of Nha Nhac — the Hue Royal Music began in the 13th century but it only reached the

Before emperor Gia Long death, he left his will to have Prince Nguyen Phuc Dam succeed to his throne. On the Lunar New Year’s Day in the year of dragons (February 14, 1820) Prince Nguyen Phuc Dam ascended the throne with the dynastic title of Minh Mang emperor. Before the coronation, the courtiers reported that event to the Heaven and the Earth at the Nam Giao Esplanade, the Xa Tac Terraces and other temples. As for Prince Dam, he also personally reported this important fact be-fore Thua Thien Highest Empress’s altar. Although being Prince Canh’s own mother, she always considered Prince Dam her

From King Minh Mang to Thieu Tri and then Tu Duc king, there was a development of poetical-ness in the royal family, especially with Tu Duc king. He was worth bearing the title “a great poet” because of his talent, his love for poetry, and his works. Was that a genetic material from grandfather to grandson? Later, His Majesty was criticized that for 36 years sitting on the dragon throne, he did nothing but composing poems: Nationwide, almost everybody enjoys reading Chinese poems by Li Po and Tu Fu, And none knows anything happening in foreign countries like England or Russia.  His

Are you planning your first visit to Vietnam and will be traveling from Hanoi to Hue, and then on Hue to Hoi An. Don’t you know how to get from Hue to Hoi An by bus? By private car? or by train? There are many companies or travel agent in town offer open bus ticket from Hue to Hoi An or Hoi An to Hue. The drive from Hue city to south along Highway AH1 is fairly scenic and the road is amazing with beach or lagoon, but you miss the famous spot Hai Van mountain pass. Bus ticket costs