Hanoi in my eyes

Hanoi in my eyes

A few weeks ago, I had the pleasure of getting acquainted with a young Vietnamese girl, who exuded intelligence in her quiet confident ways. Our encounter that day had been purely ... Continue Reading →
Why to enjoy riding

Why to enjoy riding

When the streets aren’t too busy, I can ride around and look at the landscape – enjoy the colours of the trees, the flowers, the sky – then try to copy these colours in my paintings’, ... Continue Reading →
Steve Jackson

“I hope I will always be welcomed here”

Steve Jackson is a 38 year old communications consultant living in Hanoi. The first time around I was travelling. Sadly, like many others before me, I landed in Hanoi and was scammed ... Continue Reading →
Cruising the dream in Vietnam

Cruising the dream in Vietnam

A journey through the Southeast Asian country of Vietnam is a thrilling experience, as Herald reporter Rosa Studholme found out when she travelled there last month. Golden beaches come ... Continue Reading →

Julia Plevin from America

Julia Plevin, a 22-year old American, works for an environmental NGO. In her spare time she also write articles on Vietnam that have been published internationally. The first year after ... Continue Reading →
Lam Kinh ancient capital

Lam Kinh ancient capital

Lam Kinh, which means Blue Capital, was named after the surrounding Lam Son (Blue Mountains). During the 15th century, Lam Son was a base for the insurrection against the Chinese Ming ... Continue Reading →
Khem Beach on Phu Quoc

Khem Beach on Phu Quoc

Phu Quoc Island must have been top of the list when The Creator gazed Eastwards and the peaceful tropical paradise in the warm turquoise waters of the Gulf of Thailand is a must for ... Continue Reading →
The cyclo in Vietnam

The cyclo in Vietnam

It is not easy for a particular vehicle to exist, to be honoured and loved for generations. However, a rudimentary and simple cyclo in Vietnam has done it! It is just simple and ordinary ... Continue Reading →
Phu Quy Island

Phu Quy Island

Phu Quy Island is situated about 56 nautical miles from the coastal city of Phan Thiet ( Binh Thuan Province ) to the east – southeast. Rising from the immense East Sea , the island ... Continue Reading →
Khem Beach on Phu Quoc

Khem Beach on Phu Quoc Island

Phu Quoc Island must have been top of the list when The Creator gazed Eastwards and the peaceful tropical paradise in the warm turquoise waters of the Gulf of Thailand is a must for ... Continue Reading →