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Mekong Delta Floating Market

Bartering From A Boat In The Mekong Delta

One of the most exciting and unique markets I’ve ever visited was the floating market in the Mekong Delta during my backpacking trip to Vietnam. In fact, Vietnam was our previous Destination of the Month. You can see the full itinerary of the month-long backpacking trip here.

InMyShoesTravel Mekong Delta Photo Tour

InMyShoesTravel Mekong Delta Photo Tour

After seeing so much in the Mekong Delta and discovering plenty, I thought it would be nice to share my favourite Mekong Delta photos with you. If you have already read some of my posts about the Mekong Delta, then you will be able to relate easily to the photos here.

Life in the Mekong Delta

Life in the Mekong Delta

Life in the Mekong Delta might seem charming and romantic to visitors who think about the simple boats making their way up and down the river, on which the people live, trade and basically exist. However, life in the Mekong Delta is, in reality, full of hardship, relative poverty and fear of that very waterway

Where to eat in can tho

Where to Eat in Can Tho: A Night to Remember

I cannot recommend a better place where to eat in Can Tho as the place I experienced… As we were so tired after our day on the Mekong, and as the town of Can Tho was flooded, we decided not to venture too far from the hotel for dinner so we just walked down to […]

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Mekong Delta Tour: Value for Money Gastronomic Event or Two Days Solid of Commercial Stops?

In this post we will be examining the Mekong Delta tour that I took from Saigon (Ho Chi Minh City) and we will decide whether a Mekong Delta tour is an amazing value for money gastronomic event or two solid days of commercial stops. As always, your thoughts and comments are always welcome…

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Mekong Delta: Preparing for an Adventure

While we were in Saigon (Ho Chi Minh City) we booked an organised tour to the Mekong Delta. Yes, that is as exotic as it sounds! Options for Mekong Delta Tours: From Saigon there are different options for taking a tour into the Mekong Delta, depending on what you want to do there