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5 things to do in Can Tho, Vietnam

5 things to do in Can Tho, Vietnam

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    Try a local baguette sandwich – Banh Mi

    Consisting of grilled pork, chili sauce, parsley, and smoked sausage, the local sandwich called Banh Mi is a popular breakfast of the locals. It is sold almost everywhere in the morning for example at Banh mi Nguyet at 30/4 Street. And remember to enjoy it with a Vietnamese coffee – Cafe sua da, and I promise you it’ll make your day.

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    Visit Xuan Khanh market

    Buy and eat some local fruits at and try to bargain with locals who do not speak English. Each season has its own kinds of fruits. Different varieties of tropical fruits and their taste will amaze you.

    Be creative by painting ceramic figures

    If you have children, show your creativeness by painting small ceramic figures in one of the bigger bookshops. Also, you can take them home afterward as a small souvenir.

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    Walk along Ninh Kieu quay at night

    You will certainly enjoy the fresh air by the river and the whole gorgeous view of the city in the evening.

    Some coffee shops you may want to visit:

    • Cara Cafe, 10 Mau Than Street: An interesting movie cafe with the best movies in town. The price is also reasonable.
    • Missy Cakes & Cafe 233/4 Nguyen Van Linh Street: A classic cafe with a retro design. Delicious cakes and drinks are made with passion.
    • Café Hợp Phố  6 Ngo Gia Tu street: Have a quiet place in a green and natural atmosphere. Many drinks and food available at good prices for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
    • Gony Spa Cafe Lounge, 8-10-12 Nguyen An Ninh: Offers a variety of food from Western foods like  pizza, pasta, beefsteak to local food. Also, there are various types of drink like coffee, juice, ice cream, etc.
    • Cafe Eden, Le Loi Street: A romantic coffe shop, suitable for couples.

    Read more: Best hotels, resorts and homestays in Can Tho, Vietnam

    23 Jan 2020
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