In Danang, Phong Lan meets one elderly fisherman still making coracles the traditional way — with bamboo and an old technique. Photos by Khanh Hong

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.

Whether it’s talked about in international newspapers or in hushed tones down the street, the illegal dog trade is a problem. With Katie Jacobs joining the ranks of Hanoi dog owners, she finds her struggling with the same questions

Although The Heart Institute has operated on over 20,000 children, with 4,000 helped financially by its sister organisation, CMI, every heart they put right matters. Words by Margaret Smith. Photos by Francis Xavier

How does a business go from being small to becoming medium or even large? Nick Ross speaks to three business owners based in Vietnam who’ve made that transition. Photos by Kyle Phanroy

World Cups are entirely predictable, at least until the first game has finished, when people start looking at one another and asking questions. Questions like: Why does the ball always fly out of the stadium when someone kicks it? Where is Senegal? Why did those Scottish players bundle the ball into their own net? How do you pronounce Schillaci?

As more employees in Vietnam loosen their shirt collars and digital nomads take to the country’s Wi-Fi hotspots, a solution to all that freedom has popped in the form of collaborative, co-working spaces. Words by Aimee Millwood. Photos by David Harris

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