THE CHARACTERISTIC OF HIGHLAND MARKET IN DONG VAN
Dong Van market still retains the wild and the highland culture. On Sunday of each week, people from everywhere come here and carry commodities to exchange.
In mountainous areas, Phien market is a place not only to exchange but also to meet of local people.
The area which sells vegetables and fruits are busy, crowded with fresh products.
Visitors who come the market will see easily the ethnic girls wearing the traditional dress of Nung people, Dao people, Mong people, Lo Lo people, La Chi people,…They are selecting the clothes.
The restaurant is the place to meet and talk together of people living here.
The market sells the cattle with boisterous sounds.
These pigs are the large assets of people living here.
The incense is been handmade and it’s sold as an essential commodity to serve for local people.
A man with charming smile who makes the clothes is very ingenious.
These local dishes like Thang Co, Men Men, To Chua…it’s insipid so when enjoying, visitors will be served with salt mixed chili powder. You will feel interesting, strange when enjoying it.
Visitors do not forget to try corn liquor – an indispensable dish in the highland market.