Favorite Place

Topics: Hanoi, Phở, Vietnam Pages: 2 (518 words) Published: October 22, 2012
Everyone has a special place, a place where you have memories, where you can find peace and harmony. A place where you know you are just happy being there. For some it's a quiet place, for others it's a noisy place. But all of these places have one thing in common; they are places where you think first when asked. My favorite place is a city from where I live in Vietnam, a city called Hanoi. Hanoi, which is the capital of Vietnam, has a long history of culture and development. Situated in the north-east of Vietnam, Hanoi is the most beautiful city in the country and

So why do I like my city? First reason is my family and relatives. I was born and grew up in Hanoi for my whole life. Since I was a baby, I had a lot of memories with this city. I was born in the area of middle-class people in the city, so my childhood I can say it was good. My parents always took care of me, teach me a lot of useful things but also they are strict. I remember when I was 5, I had lost in the park because I followed my friends and I don’t know how to get home. I cried a lot. Until 9p.m, my father found me sitting at the chair in the park. He took me home and yelling at me. At that time, I wonder why he didn’t asked me if I get hurt or injured instead of be angry. But when I grew up, I understand that he did it just because he want me to be careful and don’t get lost again. That once of many memories about the time I lived there with my parents.

I’m in the US for almost a year, but the first thing I see in my head when I’m hungry is the food in Hanoi. Food and meal in Hanoi is in people soul and it’s the part of culture. I think there is a food which become popular in most part of the world. It’s Pho – a Vietnamese noodle. Pho in Hanoi is the best in the country, nowhere else have a taste like it’s there. In Hanoi there is a lot of food store or restaurant you can go to. Besides of Vietnamese foods, there are many different kind of food from many countries like Fastfood of the US,...
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