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Tinder in HCMC

Tinder Dates in Ho Chi Minh City

Tinder in Ho Chi Minh City as a foreigner is difficult and easy at the same time. The language barrier serves as a convenient...
The Pain coming back to Vietnam

The Pain Of Coming Back To Vietnam

Every year, Vietnam has a new influx of Vietnamese who studied abroad that come back home to Vietnam. It might be their first time...
The Oldest Silk Village in Vietnam

The Oldest Silk Village in Vietnam: Van Phuc Silk Village

As the oldest silk village in Vietnam, Van Phuc has a glorious past. Generations of master weavers have built the village into a national...
Is Viet Kiet Vietnam's secret weapon

Are Viet Kieu’s Givers or Takers in Vietnam’s Rise?

As a Vietnamese American who lived in Vietnam for 8 years, this is a question I’ve thought about a lot. Are the Vietnamese diaspora...
Real Estate in Ho Chi Minh

Real Estate in Vietnam: The High Rise Future of Ho Chi...

A visitor walking deep into the headquarters of property developers Sala and Novaland could see several models of a future Ho Chi Minh City....
Hanoian exercising

Hanoi Perspectives: Morning Exercise by the Lake

For many years now, the dancers of Hanoi have become an integral part of its early morning scene. Take a walk around hotbeds like...
Vietnamese Pho

Beyond Pho

Pho is now embedded in popular culture and the international lexicon. It’s the flagship Vietnamese food, and undoubtedly the most recognizable Vietnamese artifact. It’s...
American Center in Saigon

Review: The American Center in Saigon

Now in its 5th year in operation, the American Center under the U.S. Consulate General in Ho Chi Minh City sits on the 8th...
Hanoi Lovevideo

Hanoi Love, A Lense Into Relationships in Vietnam

Vietnam is heralded as one of the most progressive countries for LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Queer) people in Southeast Asia and worldwide....
Dennis Tuan Phan - Cigar Club in Vietnam

An Inside Look At The Cigar Culture In Vietnam

In an effort to better understand some of the lifestyle trends in Vietnam, we paid a visit to Dennis Tuan Phan. Known casually as...