Friday, 15 September 2017 09:26

Casa Italia

Located in the former residence of the Italian ambassador, in the heart of Hanoi’s French quarter, Casa Italia is as authentic Italian food as you’ll find in the capital.

Published in Top Eats
Sunday, 02 July 2017 08:20

Pietro Porro

The man who rode 40,000km on a Vespa to get to Vietnam.

Published in Briefings
Sunday, 04 January 2015 23:52

A Great Ride

Last month’s Charity Scooter Ride brought the classic bikes out en masse

Published in Briefings
Tuesday, 07 October 2014 21:00

The Scooter Man

Last month Saigon Scooter Centre celebrated its 17-year anniversary. Word talks to founder and self-styled scooter man, Pat Joynt, about the classic bike industry then and now

Published in Briefings
Tuesday, 06 August 2013 06:44

The VTronic, Mark II

The VTronic

When I heard a colleague of mine had test-driven the new, mark two version of the electronic Vespa, my inner child took over. “Wow!” was my first response as a smile erupted across my face. “I’d love to give it a try.” We ran an article on the original vehicle in the middle of last year, but none of us ever had the chance to take the bike for a spin.

Published in Briefings
Monday, 08 July 2013 05:27

The Bike Guy

The Bike Guy

From a Vespa export business to road adventures on classic motorbikes, Steve Mueller has evolved his love of the classic Italian scooter into a viable business. Words by Karen Hewell, photos by Alexandre Garel

Published in The Big Story
Monday, 12 December 2011 12:36

Charity Scooter Run

Tickets are still available for Saigon Scooter Centre's sixth Christmas charity scooter run on Sunday Dec. 18.

Published in Ho Chi Minh City

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