• Tracking the Yeti

    When we addressed the legend of Vietnam’s Bigfoot in our July issue, people called us crazy. Here, iconic war journalist Wilfred Burchett and close friend of Ho Chi Minh writes on another sighting. Read More
  • The Selfie Face-Off 2014

    Maybe it’s with the Queen of England. Maybe it’s simply with your dog. Maybe it’s by yourself. Or maybe it’s with friends in a bizarre location. It doesn’t matter. Word is running a competition in search of the best selfie taken in Vietnam... Read More
  • Xe Om So

    It’s early morning and we’ve just descended the night bus in My Dinh Bus Station. I want to take one of the new star-spangled xe oms that come with a meter. Read More
  • The Most Beautiful Province in Vietnam?

    Ha Giang is touted by those who’ve travelled there as the most beautiful place in Vietnam. Nick Ross took a trip up to the country’s most northerly province to find out for himself Read More
  • Drinking for a Cause

    How do you protect an animal from extinction? It’s a question that one entrepreneur and wildlife enthusiast Stephen Sparrow found himself grappling with. Read More
  • Airport Stories (Tokyo Haneda’s CIQ Info Plaza)

    Set off the main corridor in Tokyo’s Haneda Airport, the CIQ Info Plaza puts a nicer face on the harsh realities of baggage inspection. Read More
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What's On

  • Tay Ho Flea Market +

    The 7th Tay Ho Flea Market will be descending on Hanoi on Saturday Sep. 27.

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  • Insomnia +

    On Thursday Sep.25, from 8.pm Inside Out Vietnam brings to you a night of exciting acts ranging from beatboxers, to

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  • iKnow iPad Creative Workshop +

    iKnow and Ta Lai Longhouse presents the iPad Creative Kids Workshop, from Oct. 21 to 24 at Ta Lai Longhouse.

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  • Club Tropicana Tinder Party +

    Unfortunately The Dune Rats gig Friday Sep. 19, has been cancelled.

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  • The British Council Vietnam Celebrates Scotland in Film +

    From Sep. 22 to Sep 28 The British Council in Vietnam presents the UK Film Week 2014: Scotland – Year of

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  • Cat of the Month: Sharky +

    Sharky got his name for being bitey as a young kitten — but now he is more of a lovey dovey

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  • Charity of the month: Stars of Vietnam +

    When Juergen Eichhorn first saw the painful side of the northern province of Hai Duong, it happened by chance. He’s

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  • Drinking for a Cause +

    Preserving the endangered snow leopard

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  • TropFest Hanoi +

    The world’s largest film festival comes to Hanoi

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  • In Transition — Nha Lo +

    Glen Riley discovers beauty in a vanishing part of Saigon.

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  • Airport Stories (Tokyo Haneda’s CIQ Info Plaza) +

    Set off the main corridor in Tokyo’s Haneda Airport, the CIQ Info Plaza puts a nicer face on the harsh

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  • Give Vientiane a Chance +

    Julie Vola explores the Laotian capital’s overlooked charms, and finds them to be many

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  • Teaching English in Sudan +

    After a few years spent in the English-teaching game in Vietnam, Danny Armstrong decided to take his talents to Sudan

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  • Hiking California +

    Heading off the tourist track from Yosemite National Park, Matt Bender takes a 340km detour into paradise. Photos by Louis

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  • The Mountain Valley +

    On a spontaneous day trip with her sister in tow, Karen Hewell arrives in Thung Nai Valley to find a

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Just In

  • Blackout Opens in Saigon +

    Blackout opens in Saigon

    New restaurants in Ho Chi Minh City are a dime a veritable dozen. But few can claim to be as

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  • The British International School Opens in Hanoi +

    The British International School in Hanoi starts off its academic year for 2014 to 2015 on Aug. 27. Already a

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  • Eden Bar +

    Set outdoors down Ngo 264, Au Co and close to the Tay Ho end of the Red River, Eden is

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  • The Invasion Has Started +

    And no, we’re not talking an alien invasion here, although rewind a decade or so and just the very concept

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  • Hand-Pulled Noodles +

    With all the good Chinese food we have in Ho Chi Minh City, it’s a wonder Tam Hao is our

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  • Digital Memory +

    The way things change in the teenage years snaps into focus on that most important day of the calendar — the

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  • Coffee Cup HCMC: HiPencil Studio and Café +

    HiPencil was one of those good ideas that started in University, thought up by a group of seniors staying up

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  • Coffee Cup Hanoi: Cosa Nostra +

    It’s been a big year for cafes in Hanoi, with high-end operators turning out in force to tantalise the taste

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  • CSR or Social Enterprise? +

    Philanthropy has become an umbrella term for just about any type of benevolent activity. But what about corporate social responsibility

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  • Stress Management +

    Stress is the modern day killer. Stress is making you old, making you fat, impacting your productivity at work, affecting

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  • Hanoi September Food Promos +

    Promotions of the month

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  • September Travel Promos +

    Promotions of the month

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  • August Travel Promos +

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    Promotions of the month

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  • HCMC August Food Promos +

    Food Promotions in Ho Chi Minh this August...

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  • Hanoi August Food Promotions +

    Food promotions in Hanoi this August...

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