Breakfast of Hanoi’s best pho noodle soup w/ the fabulous Angecorcoran Morrison_polkinghorne and daughter Bella entourage drinking egg coffee. Like a sabayon atop the brew ️
Bistro # 37. Nostalgic Hanoi restaurant near West Lake, reminiscent of the subsidised economy of past. We even received government vouchers to pay for our food!
Pulses in Hanoi market. I’ve packed 2 kg for home
Haiphong’s famous crab soup for brekkie: Banh Da Cua
Dressed to kill: our well frocked gourmets in Hanoi.
Buddha hands. This fruit is almost exclusively for an altar offering, although I fair few Western chefs trying to use its zest.
Enalemmed house numbers: a little bit of France in old Hanoi
Deep fried Pho Gion. Ending our morning Pho crawl of all different varieties of this Hanoi specialty. Pho means noodles, not soup.
Fresh and healthy Vietnamese salad hoa chuoi. Do you spot the pig ears? ForStrongNails
Good morning Vietnam. View from our hotel room overlooking West Lake Hanoi. Tomorrow’s the first day of our Globetrotting Gourmet epicurean adventure to northern Vietnam. Revolutionary Cuisine and Dining Revelry