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Where to drink in HCMC

Airbnb Superhost Tips: Top Picks on Where to Drink in Ho...

There are a countless number of places to drink in Ho Chi Minh City. From your local no-name watering hole to a fancy rooftop...
Where to eat in Ho Chi Minh

Airbnb Superhost Tips: Where to Find the Best Vietnamese Food in...

Vietnam has an incredibly broad food culture. If you only have a short time in Saigon, you can only eat so many dishes. If...
How to find fresh kicks in Ho Chi Minh

Where to Get Fresh Kicks in Ho Chi Minh City

Many of us will think of some malls in the city like Saigon Center, Vincom, Crescent Mall. Like what the popular Hurricane Barbershop has done...
Hanoi Kids English Club

How Hanoikids is Building Citizenship in Vietnamese Youth

Many will say that Ho Chi Minh City is well known for its food and nightlife. But Hanoi is known for its cultural and...
Tailored suit in Vietnam

Where to Get a Tailored Suit Made in Ho Chi Minh...

Like many other 30-somethings, it’s wedding season for the next few years for me. It’s finally time for me to purchase an honest to...
Best burgers around Ho Chi Minh city

A Guide to Burgers Around Ho Chi Minh City

If you’re jones-ing for a burger you’re in luck. Forming the cornerstone of most fast food menus, the burger is as All-American as you can...
Vietnamerica Book Review

Vietnamerica: A Family’s Journey

Cartoonist Gia-Bao Tran illustrates his family’s narrative through the filter of the past “A man without history is a tree without roots – Confucius” Ranked as...
5 Major Real Estate Developments to Watch

Real Estate in Vietnam: Five Ho Chi Minh City Real Estate...

There is a famous before and after photo of Shanghai’s dominating Pudong district skyline. It demonstrates the speed of development that Shanghai experienced in...
saigon center, takashimaya, vietnam

Why are people so excited about Takashimaya and Saigon Centre?

My Facebook newsfeed for the last month has been filled with dozens of selfies taken by Vietnamese models at Saigon Centre. Usually the excitement about...
little seoul, korea, vietnam

Discovering the New Seoul in Vietnam

Many Vietnamese religiously follow the latest Korean TV drama episode, the newest cosmetic brand release, and the latest K-pop star on Instagram. Many of my Korean...