Cambodian Widow Believes Young Cow Is Reincarnation of Dead Husband

Cambodian Widow Believes Young Cow Is Reincarnation of Dead Husband

Cambodia’s social media scene is buzzing over a cow which a local villager strongly believes to be the reincarnation of ...

[Photos] A Visit to Nghe An's Verdant Tea 'Islets'

[Photos] A Visit to Nghe An's Verdant Tea 'Islets'

You’ve probably heard of kayaking in between Ha Long Bay’s mesmerizing limestone rocks, now get ready for a voyage to Ng...

Korean Giant Lotte Breaks Ground on $885m Eco Smart City in Thu Thiem

Korean Giant Lotte Breaks Ground on $885m Eco Smart City in Thu Thiem

Lotte, the giant South Korean conglomerate, has agreed to develop a US$885 million complex in District 2's Thu Thiem New...

Noise Pollution Throughout Vietnam Negatively Impacts Quality of Life: Study

Noise Pollution Throughout Vietnam Negatively Impacts Quality of Life: Study

About 20% of Vietnam’s population is subject to the effects of noise pollution.

Vietnamese-French Playwright Uncovers Vietnamese Immigrants' Lives on Stage

Vietnamese-French Playwright Uncovers Vietnamese Immigrants' Lives on Stage

Saigon, Caroline Guiale Nguyen's new play, taps into the untold stories of Vietnamese exiles and their struggles to settl...

Arts & Culture

Ha Giang Artisan Brings Mong Flax Brocade to International Markets

Ha Giang Artisan Brings Mong Flax Brocade to International Markets

An entrepreneurial artisan from Ha Giang province recently made the list of the top 50 most influential women in Vietnam in 2017 because of ...

[Photos] A Visit to Nghe An's Verdant Tea 'Islets'

[Photos] A Visit to Nghe An's Verdant Tea 'Islets'

You’ve probably heard of kayaking in between Ha Long Bay’s mesmerizing limestone rocks, now get ready for a voyage to Nghe An province’s ver...

Eat & Drink

[Video] A Virtual Tour of Malaysia's Top-Notch Durian Plantation

[Video] A Virtual Tour of Malaysia's Top-Notch Durian Plantation

Most people around here are familiar with the durian fruit and its unique smell; however, not many have actually been to a durian plantation...

Hẻm Gems: Refreshing Chè at a 60-Year-Old Retro Hangout

Hẻm Gems: Refreshing Chè at a 60-Year-Old Retro Hangout

Relishing a bowl of assorted chè at Thach Che Hien Khanh is more than just an afternoon spent shooting the breeze with friends, it’s also a tr...

Old Saigon

[Photos] Saigon Then & Now: Chợ Cũ

[Photos] Saigon Then & Now: Chợ Cũ

In today's Saigon, Chợ Cũ  on Ton That Dam Street might appear like a derelict wet market, but in its heyday, the street used to be home ...

Street Cred: The Tumultuous Life of Dinh Tien Hoang

Street Cred: The Tumultuous Life of Dinh Tien Hoang

Dinh Bo Linh – also known as Dinh Hoan or Dinh Tien Hoang – was a sterling emperor who is one of the main figures in Vietnam’s long his...

Saigon’s Famous Streets and Squares: Me Linh Square

Saigon’s Famous Streets and Squares: Me Linh Square

The square known today as Quảng Trường Mê Linh has been home to five different monuments since its inception in the 1860s.