There’s one piece of advice for people who wants to visit and navigate the world, Experience the joy in your life. Travel more often! Make that journey count. Don’t forget to live your life because of too much work, too much stress in this world. Let life show you what better opportunities were waiting for you that you could have ever imagined. The clock is ticking, we grow old and yet won’t not enjoy no more. Traveling in wonderful in many ways, it can capture wanderlust and has us longing for different destinations like this one. Mekong Delta is a tropical delta and totally dominated by and dependent on Southeast Asia‘s mightiest river, The Mekong. This island was transformed into a lucrative plantation; it is famous for extraordinary fertile rice and delicious fruits.
This island is very luscious, intensively culminated landscape in a rural way of life that this area so picturesque and appealing to travelers. Independent traveling can be frustrating, necessary transportation. It’s a time-consuming almost half of a day is spent just to travel going to the Mekong because it is water-based travel. Inclusive tours are the best way to experience this beautiful island. Many tours incorporate visit by small boats, cottage industries, Khmer temples, early-morning floating markets, or penetrate deep into a labyrinth of narrow waterways. But wait there’s more! Are you into different kinds of food? Are you into some exotic food that you never heard? One of the best seller that this place offer is “Coconut Mouse” because Mekong Delta have a lot of coconut trees, and this mouse is known as the animals who destroy this said coconuts, so people usually catch them for food. But be surprise they offer this in different kind of cooking methods depends on your taste. It can be grilled, steamed, curry and the real star of the list are coconut rats in the rice cooker. This is such a unique place that they eat mice as an entrée. So what is the best spots to stop by in the Mekong? There is the Phu Quoc Island, The My Tho, and the Vinh Long.
But the best spot we’re travelers take a time to enjoy is the Phu Quoc Island. This island is fringed with white sand beaches and with large tracts still cloaked dense. Mekong Delta is known as a Tropical Jungle; Phu Quoc is an island for sun-seeking tourists. There’s still a lot of stuff to discover and explore on land or sea. If you are into diving you can dive the sea and see the beautiful reefs, kayak in the bays, eat different food or if you’re not in walking you can rent a motorbike just to stroll around the are/, or just lounge on the beach, indulge in a massage and dine on fresh seafood. This island is located in the Gulf of Thailand and South of Cambodia Sea. Phu Quoc is not part of Mekong Delta, and it doesn’t share the extraordinary ability to produce rice. The most used and valued crops in this island are black pepper. Despite the rapid growth of development for tourism purposes, they build a new international airport, a golf course, casinos, and this said eco-tourism project. But 70% of this island is still protected and turn them into a national park. Phu Quoc has its good season and the bad season, but the bad season starts on May to October when hard rains begin to fall and cannot enjoy the pleasure of the beach, rough waves, and a lot of diving stops. And it gets sexy during the month of April and May.
This place is far from where are you right now, but for sure it will be worth it to give it a try to go there and enjoy this beautiful nature. Relax away from your comfort zones, Check it out from your bucket list and try to discover different kinds of place, cultures, different landscaping. Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover. So always remember you can earn a lot of money, but you cannot buy time to go back and start this journey. Enjoy your life while you are young!