Katy Perry Showcases 3 Outfits by Local Designer Cong Tri During 'Witness' Tour

Katy Perry Showcases 3 Outfits by Local Designer Cong Tri During 'Witness' Tour

Vietnamese fashion designs are getting more and more attention on the international scene recently.

Hẻm Gems: Bánh Xèo and People-Watching on the Canal

Hẻm Gems: Bánh Xèo and People-Watching on the Canal

There are certain foods in life that take time to love. Mắm tôm , for instance, or mắm chưng . Any of the mắm s, really. Duria...

Draft Law Limits Foreign Property Ownership in Special Economic Zones to 30%

Draft Law Limits Foreign Property Ownership in Special Economic Zones to 30%

A new draft regulation would limit foreign ownership of real estate in future special economic zones in Vietnam to 30% o...

[Photos] Saigon Architects Brighten up Contemporary Office With Bamboo Accents

[Photos] Saigon Architects Brighten up Contemporary Office With Bamboo Accents

Inspired by materials common found in rural Vietnam, the creative minds behind KIENTRUC O blended a contemporary office wi...

Eat & Drink

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...

Hẻm Gems: Bánh Xèo and People-Watching on the Canal

Hẻm Gems: Bánh Xèo and People-Watching on the Canal

There are certain foods in life that take time to love. Mắm tôm , for instance, or mắm chưng . Any of the mắm s, really. Durian, I’m told, is a wo...

Old Saigon

Street Cred: Trinh Cong Son, the Voice of a Generation

Street Cred: Trinh Cong Son, the Voice of a Generation

Earlier this week, Hanoi officials announced the conversion of the capital’s narrow Trinh Cong Son Street into a pedestrian zone featuring a...

Saigon's Iconic 'Rainbow Bridge' Riddled With Large Cracks

Saigon's Iconic 'Rainbow Bridge' Riddled With Large Cracks

One of Saigon’s most recognizable landmarks, the Rainbow Bridge in downtown District 1, is suffering from major structural problems includin...