Homeland of Hue folk paintings

Sinh village in Thua Thien Hue province has made folk paintings for the central region for…

Lantern Masters

The Mid-Autumn Festival is held on the 15th day of the 8th lunar month when children are given…

Why do you freaking honk?

In Vietnam, it’s pretty much the first one, and it sounds so bad on the packed…

My trip to Da Nang, Vietnam

5am, March 15th 2015 I wake up in vague, stretch hand to my phone as usual.…

Tourism lessons from central Vietnam

Stivi Cooke from Hoi An in central Vietnam offers some suggestions on improving Vietnamese tourism when…

A city that welcomes all with open arms

When I arrived here two and half years ago, I didn’t know if I could ever…

11 days of Vietnam by motorbike, Hanoi to Saigon

-I remember thinking as I crashed into a drunk man’s motorbike at 60 km an hour…

A night in a Vietnamese lowest-class train

This article is about my experience after a night in a Vietnamese lowest-class train. On a…

Happy road in northern Vietnam

During the six years from 1959 to 1965, tens of thousands of youth and workers from…

10 Vietnamese food you need to try

The cuisine relies on a balance of salty, sweet, sour and hot flavours, achieved through use of nuoc…

Holiday home market show signs of recovery

Homestay tourism is not new in Vietnam but it is now being offered for the first…

Can Cau market, a sea of brocade, nightingales and even horse meat

The Can Cau market is not as spacious as the markets found in Sa Pa Town…