Stumbling across a three-legged dog with maggots eating away at its face, Julia Underwood did what nobody else dared. She rescued it. Words and photos by Francis Xavier
Le Van Se is 91 years old, and his wife Nguyen Thi Loi is 83.
Even building site workers have to take coffee breaks. Jon Aspin catches up with lifelong construction worker, Hung, as he heads out for a coffee and a smoke. Photo by Francis Xavier. Translation by Vu Ha Kim Vy
Always eager to mingle on the diplomatic cocktail circuit, met the U.S. Ambassador to talk diplomacy, diapers and daily life in Vietnam. Photo by
Sue Fleming heads 20km out of Hanoi to Kim Lan and meets a self-taught village elder who has been instrumental in getting the village in touch with its past. Photos by Julie Vola. Translation by Nguyen Ha Linh
Hanoi city dwellers who don’t have space for gardening can now enjoy a different way of creating their own green worlds, through a class in terrarium making. Words by Hoa Le. Photos by Julie Vola