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Vietnamese in OrlandoVietnamese in OrlandoVietnamese in OrlandoCentral Florida has thousands of connections to The Vietnam War.  

In the 1970s, thousands of Vietnamese war refugees fled their native land, desperately seeking a new beginning and settled just north of downtown Orlando and opened opening businesses.

Now, dozens of Vietnamese restaurants, shops and markets line a 10-block stretch of Orlando’s Colonial Drive near Mills Avenue. Explore the area and its people with Orlando blogger, Ricky Ly of Tasty Chomps.

Part 3: Vietnamese in Orlando - Stephanie Murphy

Part 2: Vietnamese in Orlando - Viet Nomz

Part 1: Vietnamese in Orlando - Tien Hung Market



Vietnamese in Orlando: Timeline

How did Orlando become home to some of the best Vietnamese food and stores in Central Florida.  Check out the interactive timeline below: