British travel magazine Rough Guides recently voted the Mekong Delta of Vietnam in top 10 destinations ‘best value’ in 2015. Rough Guides magazine identified 10 destinations that to trips saving worthwhile to experience, to integrate, discover the life and culture of the local people.
In particular, the Mekong Delta is Rough Guides hailed as fertile ground, fertile, systematic canals, colorful life and taste life. Posts similes describing ‘pocketbooks just a contract’ and preparation of motor vehicles or boats, visitors will be spoiled long way to explore the landscape and people’s lives Mekong river region. Besides, the tropical paradise island of Phu Quoc (Kien Giang) is interesting leg can not be ignored in the journey to explore the South West Province.
Especially, Rough Guides also introduced the clip with scenes ‘dark matter’ in the Mekong River delta. Countryside scenes and people who have difficulty “blended” in the clip appears monochord evoke emotions indescribable, who go away and remember. The clip is made by spouses American photographer Mat Szwajkos and Erin Wigger in their trip to the Mekong Delta in 2009. Mat Szwajkos write personal website: “I am impressed about life colorful in the Mekong delta, a very special feeling unlike any other place I have visited ‘.
Take the floating market, sunrise on the river, Soak up the atmosphere of the bustling marketplace, you can observe, learn life’s many lakes with families of several generations living on the boat. There are boats as “mobile apartment” on river water with flower pots, animal species, full amenities such as TV, DVD, stereo … have all motorcycle parked on the boat. Going along the narrow creek, you can visit noodles oven and fruit bowl famous Mekong Delta. Approximately 7-8 hours is the time to visit the floating market best as crowded bazaar activities, up to 9 hours of the start sparse.
On the bike terrain, you have the opportunity to participate in the journey to explore the beauty of each supply line with bamboo village leaning cool shade, the vast rice fields directly wing aircraft or tropical fruit orchards laden delicious.Not only that, the boats and small ferries crossing the river will take you to visit the lovely village nestled in the gentle side of the river. We can say this is the authentic experience and leave many feeling in one’s heart upon reaching the Mekong Delta.
Visit to the Mekong Delta, you will be stopped at the floating house, inhabited by many families with fish farming is the main income source. Go along the canal, you will come to the profession households produce straw mats.Here, you have the opportunity to learn how the festival of the carpet with his hands to celebrate for an exciting trip. Crossing paths on the dike, along the vast paddy fields endless, you will encounter the charm, rustic and simple in the lives of people here with difficult away bamboo bridge, the notes water buffalo fat round, crowded duck farms, fishermen hard and other interesting things.
10 Travel Destination savings, have “best value” selection by Rough Guides:
1. Kosovo, southeast Europe.
2. The Peak District region, county Derbyshire, UK
3. Canary Islands, Spain.
4. Karnataka, India.
5. Northern Ireland, UK.
6. Mekong Delta, Vietnam.
7. Alentejo Region, Portugal.
8. Northwest China.
9. Oaxaca, Mexico.
10. Queens County, New York, USA.