A Parenting Holiday in Quy Nhon

Quy Nhon is one of my favourite places in Vietnam, with its lovely long beach and cute Cham towers. Last week it was the scene of a blissful three-day.

8 years ago

Happy New Year From Ho Chi Minh City!

Happy New Year from Ho Chi Minh City

8 years ago

Fodor’s Vietnam Is On Sale!

There were squeals of excitement echoing through our house last week when an advance copy of the Fodor’s Vietnam guidebook was delivered by courier. The book is beautiful, with.

8 years ago

Summer Series: Tao Dan Park in Ho Chi Minh City

Saigon’s Parrot Club meets at Tao Dan Park’s bird cafe on Sundays at 9am. This discovery made us love Tao Dan Park even more. The highlight of the park.

8 years ago

Summer Series: Van Thanh Park in Ho Chi Minh City

Van Thanh Park is one of Ho Chi Minh City’s best-kept secrets. It’s one of several state-run “tourist parks” in Saigon, which all contain photogenic and nostalgic Ye Olde.

8 years ago

Summer Series: Ho Chi Minh City’s Independence Palace

School’s out in Ho Chi Minh City! That means my writing projects are on hold for the next two months. Instead of paid work, I’m going to be dragging.

8 years ago

The Ultimate Easy Rider Central Highlands Road Trip

There’s something about the open road and motorbikes. And there’s a little bit more something about motorbike touring in Vietnam’s lush and exotic Central Highlands. The Central Highlands encompasses.

8 years ago

Asia’s Tastiest Dumpling At Quan Ca Can

Meet Asia’s tastiest dumpling… It’s a hefty package of meat and quail eggs encased in a fluffy flour casing, a bundle that’s known in Vietnam as banh bao. This.

9 years ago