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Top Choice Market in Can Tho

Phong Dien Floating Market

The Mekong Delta's most intimate and best floating market, Phong Dien has fewer motorised craft and more stand-up rowing boats, with local vendors shopping and exchanging gossip. Less crowded than Cai Rang, there ar…
Top Choice Vietnamese in Can Tho

Nem Nuong Thanh Van

The only dish this locally acclaimed little spot does is the best nem nuong in town. Roll your own rice rolls using the ingredients provided: pork sausage, rice paper, green banana, star fruit (carambola), cucumber …
Top Choice Seafood in Phu Quoc Island

Nha Ghe Phu Quoc Crab House

At this crustacean sensation you won't be crabby once you get your claws into the likes of soft-shell crab with green-peppercorn salsa, com ghe (jasmine rice with crab meat and fish sauce) or Cajun-style blue crab. …
Top Choice Fusion in Phu Quoc Island

Itaca Resto Lounge

This much-applauded restaurant has a winning Mediterranean-Asian fusion menu (with tapas), a much-enjoyed al fresco arrangement and friendly, welcoming hosts. Don't expect sea views, but do expect wagyu beef burgers…
Top Choice International in Phu Quoc Island

Mango Bay Restaurant

One of the best eating experiences around is to sit on the deck at Mango Bay, dining on tamarind blue-swimmer crab and peering out to sea. There are Australian beef steaks, honey duck breast and lots of Thai flavour…
Top Choice Vietnamese in Phu Quoc Island

Spice House at Cassia Cottage

Nab a beachside high table, order a papaya salad, grilled garlic prawns, cinnamon-infused okra, a delectable fish curry or grilled beef skewers wrapped in betel leaves and time dinner to catch the sunset at this exc…
Top Choice Nature Reserve in Cao Lanh

Xeo Quyt Forest

Around 35km southeast of Cao Lanh is the magnificent 52-hectare Xeo Quyt Forest near My Hiep village. One vast swamp beneath a beautiful thick canopy of tall trees and vines, it hides the remains of Viet Cong bunker…
Top Choice Memorial in Ha Tien

Ba Chuc

Ba Chuc’s memorial stands as a ghastly reminder of the horrors perpetrated by the Khmer Rouge. Between 18 April and 30 April 1978, the Khmer Rouge killed 3157 villagers here; only two survived.The memorial consists …
Top Choice Buddhist Temple in Ha Tien

Thach Dong Cave Pagoda

This Buddhist cave temple is 4km northeast of town. Scramble through the cave chambers to see the funerary tablets and altars to Ngoc Hoang, Quan The Am Bo Tat and the two Buddhist monks who founded the temples of t…
Beach in Phu Quoc Island

Sao Beach

With picture-perfect white sand, the delightful curve of beautiful Sao Beach bends out alongside a sea of mineral-water clarity just a few kilometres from An Thoi, the main shipping port at the southern tip of the i…