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Marou Chocolate: Saigon’s Hidden Gems That Shaped The Brand

Marou Chocolate co-founders Vincent Mourou and Samuel Maruta met in the jungle on a weekend survival course led by an ex-French foreign legionnaire. A...
A Guide to Hanoi Districts

A Guide to Hanoi’s Districts: Navigating Vietnam’s Capital

Hanoi’s districts are home to an expanding population of 7.82 million. The political center boasts many well-preserved colonial buildings such as Hanoi Opera House,...
Warehouse SG

The Warehouse Hotel Singapore: From Spice Depot To Disco To Design...

The Warehouse Hotel Singapore’s had a colorful life. It used to be a spice depot, an opium den, and later a disco. “Some Singaporeans will...
Bar Featured

Sports Bars In Saigon: Five Places To Watch The Big Game

Vietnam’s athletes are gaining prominence on the world stage. In 2016, the country earned its first-ever gold medal at the Olympics. And triathlete Lam...

Hoang Nam Viet’s Bohemian Guide To Nguyen Thai Binh Ward

Nguyen Thai Binh Ward is like the set of a 1950s movie shot in Saigon. The area south of Quach Thi Trang Square—a ward...

Mui Ne Anantara Resort GM Talks Tourism Potential

Mui Ne was once regarded as the “resort capital of Vietnam.” But the town has had fluctuating fortunes while facing increased pressure from other Vietnamese...
Wine Drinking in Vietnam

Wine Drinking In Vietnam: A Beginner’s Guide To Wine Etiquette

For something that’s supposed to be fun, wine drinking in Vietnam is filled with potential faux pas. First, avoid embarrassment by understanding the proper...
Cold Brew In Saigon: A Five Cup City Tour

Cold Brew Coffee In Ho Chi Minh City: A Five Cup...

Cold brew coffee has blown up. The fruity, flavorful brew has become a core coffee-shop staple from Saigon to San Francisco (just drop into...
Saigon Ink

Tattoos in Ho Chi Minh City: Five Of The Best Shops

We’re often asked where to go for the best tattoos in Ho Chi Minh City. That’s because the popularity of tattoos has exploded both...
7 Worst Restaurants in Saigon

The Worst Restaurants In Saigon According To TripAdvisor

Guidebooks used to be the first item thrown into a backpack. But guidebook sales dropped 40% between 2007 and 2012. Around the same time,...