from $6 /person
This is the original location of a restaurant family famed for adapting Vietnamese cuisine for Western palates, although with increasing popularity it beccomes harder to please everybody. There are now four other branches in Hanoi: check the website for locations. Come for small plates to share, cold beer and funky decor.
In Vietnam, Highway #4 itself is not just a single continuous path but a network of strategically important routes that wind along much of the length of the Sino-Vietnamese border. It is divided into Highways 4A, 4B, 4C, 4D, 4E and (with no letter F in Vietnamese!) 4G as follows:
This main route services the north of the country, linking major urban centres throughout the mountainous regions, passing through undoubtedly some of the most stunning scenery in South-East Asia. These rural areas have long been famous for hosting a variety of forest produce used in traditional medicine and the soaking of traditional liquor.