[Video] BMX: Saigon Style

[Video] BMX: Saigon Style

The age of the fixie may have dawned on Saigon but another bicycle fad is becoming increasingly popular in the city – BMX...

Da Nang Company Given Go-Ahead To Build $212 Million Cable Car In World’s Largest Cave

Da Nang Company Given Go-Ahead To Build $212 Million Cable Car In World’s Largest Cave

Vietnam’s cable car addiction (see Sapa and Ha Long Bay ) has reached Son Doong Cave, the largest in the world and one of th...

Vietnam Has Lost 60% Of Its Mangrove Forests Over The Last 70 Years

Vietnam Has Lost 60% Of Its Mangrove Forests Over The Last 70 Years

A recent report found that Vietnam’s mangrove forests, which protect the country from flooding and costal erosion, have ...

[Photos] This Is What Vietnam Looked Like In 1880

[Photos] This Is What Vietnam Looked Like In 1880

By 1880, when photographers Hippolyte Arnoux and Emile Gsell traveled across Vietnam, the French had just begun to solid...

Upcoming Events

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6:00 pm 24 Oct 2014 - 10:00 pm 25 Oct 2014
Balade En France 2014 - 5th Edition @ Hotel Equatorial

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Arts & Culture

The Peaceful Corners Of Bustling Hanoi

The Peaceful Corners Of Bustling Hanoi

Although modernization has forever altered the skyline of Vietnam’s ancient capital with gleaming skyscrapers, one can still find moments of...

Exhibition “Beautiful Handicrafts of Tohoku, Japan” @ Exhibition Hall

Exhibition “Beautiful Handicrafts of Tohoku, Japan” @ Exhibition Hall

From the organizer:  The Japan Foundation Center for Cultural Exchange in Vietnam, in cooperation with Consulate-General of Japan in Ho ...

Eat & Drink

The Best Amarone Wine In Saigon

The Best Amarone Wine In Saigon

If you like wine, especially the Italian variety, you must try Amarone, one of those gems that was discovered by accident (think champagne ).

Vietnamese Bamboo Bar Makes “World’s Most Extraordinary” List

Vietnamese Bamboo Bar Makes “World’s Most Extraordinary” List

US website, Distractify , has listed Binh Duong Province’s Wind And Water as one of the “25 Most Extraordinary Bars To Experience In Your Life...

A Visit To A HCMC Rat Meat Restaurant

A Visit To A HCMC Rat Meat Restaurant

In addition to his love of road trips, when in Saigon, the ever-curious Vietnam Coracle is always on the lookout for the city’s most unique cu...