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Voices of Vietnam now: Thu Vu of Lam Boutique

Voices of Vietnam now: Thu Vu of Lam Boutique
Thu Vu is an event and content coordinator for  Lam Boutique , a unique women’s clothing brand from Vietnam. Originally from the town of Can Tho in the Mekong Delta, Thu Vu has lived in Ho Chi Minh City for more than five...

Voices of Vietnam now: Quoc Anh of Kumquat Tree

Voices of Vietnam now: Quoc Anh of Kumquat Tree
Set above a leafy street in Hoan Kiem District,  The Kumquat Tree  is a stylish speakeasy few travellers know about. Its owner, Quoc Anh is a born-and-bred Hanoian, whose family goes back generations in the capital’s Old Quarter....

The shopaholic's guide to Hoi An

The shopaholic's guide to Hoi An
In Hội An’s charming Ancient Town, even shopping counts as a cultural experience! From the 15th to 19th centuries, Hội An welcomed foreign traders who came by boat to this riverside port to buy silk, spices, gems, and...

12 traditional Vietnamese souvenirs

12 traditional Vietnamese souvenirs
Discover a cultural concoction of manic markets, specialist streets, designer boutiques and cycling vendors. In Hanoi's Old Quarter, you'll come across everything from tribal textiles to shoes, coffee to crafts, paintings to...

7 must-try experiences at Vinpearl Nha Trang

7 must-try experiences at Vinpearl Nha Trang
If you’re coming to Nha Trang, you’ve probably heard of  Vinpearl Land . This resort island is one of Vietnam’s most popular playgrounds, and a favourite way to spend a day (or a few days) in the coastal city. Covering more...

3 Kong Skull Island locations to visit now

3 Kong Skull Island locations to visit now
When Kong: Skull Island opened in theatres, viewers marvelled at the use of real-world locations in the film. To bring to life the mythical lair of Kong, the crew chose one of the most underrated frontiers in the world: Vietnam. The visual tone...

5 highlights of Ba Na Hills Golf Club

5 highlights of Ba Na Hills Golf Club
Set in the shadow of the spectacular Ba Na Mountains, Ba Na Hills Golf Club is giving golfers from all over a taste of Vietnam’s best golfing. The course was recently voted Asia’s Best Golf Destination 2017 at the World Golf Awards,...

The story of Vietnamese pho

The story of Vietnamese pho
To the casual visitor, the province of Nam Dinh flies under the radar. Situated in the Red River Delta, Nam Dinh is known for agricultural areas and beautiful churches. Tran Hung Dao, the 13th-century national hero who helped defeat...