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My Van Than

My Van Than

From Chinese import to a Hanoi staple, wonton noodles or my van than are found all over the capital. Words by Huyen Tran. Photos by Julie Vola ...

Hanoi House

Hanoi House

One of the amazing things about Hanoi is that even after you’ve been living here for a couple of years and begin to feel like you know everything, someone can show you a hidden gem that’s been under your nose the entire time. ...

Recalling Hanoi: Part 11

Recalling Hanoi: Part 11

Landscape is entangled with history and people’s lives. No matter how young we are or what social position we have, we all have stories to tell.The book I am working on, Recalling Hanoi, is my vision of Hanoi, a tapestry weaved out of portraits, pe...

Sports Digest: Quidditch

Sports Digest: Quidditch

From the sidelines, Harry Hodge sizes up Vietnam’s month in sports

InterContinental Asiana Saigon

InterContinental Asiana Saigon

When hitting the buffet, I have a method. A light plate at first; some sushi, some charcuterie, maybe some oysters. Some coffee somewhere in there. No Bloody Mary yet. ...

Temple Club

Temple Club

Alongside Cuc Gach Quan and May Cloud, Temple Club is one of the best places to take visitors when one wants to show them the grandeur of old-time Saigon. ...

Men Get Ready!

Men Get Ready!

I love this month because it’s my sister’s birthday. I hate this month because it also means International Women’s Day on the 8th.

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Some Like it Hot

Some Like it Hot

Vietnam’s chilli sauces are hot, darn hot, especially if you don’t get them out of a bottle. Here’s a lowdown on the country’s foray into the world of spice. Words by Nick Ross

The Best Street Food of Vietnam: The South

The Best Street Food of Vietnam: The South

Vietnam has well over 100 street food dishes, most of them dreamt up locally, with a smattering coming from overseas. But which of these dishes are quintessentially Vietnamese? And which dishes are the true originals?

5 Tricks for Enjoying Yourself In Vietnam’s Unbearable Heat

5 Tricks for Enjoying Yourself In Vietnam’s…

I am from the great state of Arizona — known for the Grand Canyon, our sheriff driving a tank into a house with Stephan Seagal, and children suffering third degree burns from pavement. As a native of the great American southwest and a proud owner...

The American Dollar is the Currency of the Afterlife

The American Dollar is the Currency of the …

Recently debuting on the American lit scene with her Vietnamese ghost story collection, The Frangipani Hotel, Violet Kupersmith has been pondering the afterlife since forever. In her first published story since her debut, Violet shares a tale of life in the afterlife

The Axis of Not Cricket

The Axis of Not Cricket

On the launch of a new cricket season, all eyes stay on the prize

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