Walking Saigon’s Alleyways

Saigon is a fascinating, vibrant and youthful city, but it’s not one that’s full of must-see tourist sights. To experience the best of Saigon, focus on its minutiae; the little details of this big city. There’s no better place to do this than in the tangled network of narrow alleyways that fill in the gaps […]

Saigon Motorbike Life – Artwork

“Here in Saigon, every time I make a step out on the street, I see someone’s back. Though I do not see their faces, but they all do bring me some endless inspirations…” Credits Art Director: Maxk Nguyễn Illustrator Artist: Trần Hữu Danh, Hiia Huỳnh, Phong Vo Animator: Tuanlinhtinh, Ghi Nguyễn, Hà Thanh Huy [mc4wp_form […]

Saigon Architect Combines Past and Present at 4Ps Ben Thanh

In its new space near Ben Thanh Market, Saigon’s most popular Japanese pizza joint, Pizza 4Ps, has managed to combine the southern hub’s unique sense of place with innovative contemporary architecture. Housed in a grand, colonial-era structure, the restaurant’s newest Saigon location opened in September and features the work of local outfit Nishizawa Architects. For the […]

Saigon 90’s style sharehouse in D3 – CODE: NTT

HOUSE DESCRIPTION The property is in a quiet area with a charming local neighbourhood. You will share your house with other young foreigners. The house is situated near the Bàn Cờ market, 10 min from Lam Sơn swimming pool and with all local restaurants/cafés in walking distance. A massive new portal, behind which, you will […]

Large sharehouse in Binh Thanh- CODE: SD1

HOUSE DESCRIPTION The property is in a safety and quiet area with a charming neighbourhood. You will share your house with other young foreigners. The house is situated near a market, 5 min from Van Thanh swimming pool and 5 min from MacDonald in District 1. A massive new portal, behind which, you will be […]

Interview of Anaïs & Andrea – Expat Life

#GlobeTrottrProfile Thanks to both of you for taking the time to answer our questions and explaining your experiences ! Where are you from ? What are you doing here in Vietnam ? We are both living in Ile-de-France region near Paris ! We now know each other for a long time since we are in […]

The Private Island near Phu Cuoc

Somewhere off Phu Quoc is a privately owned island that, if you’re lucky enough, might just be open for a visit. Jesse Meadows discovered that despite the growing debris in the surrounding seas, here the water remains crystal clear. Photos by Trung Del   Hon Gam Ghi is an island south of Phu Quoc, surrounded by […]

10 Destinations in Vietnam to Visit in 2016

For a publication that celebrates the diversity of Vietnam, it has always been a frustration that people constantly visit the same places.   Yes, we genuinely love destinations such as Hoi An, Phu Quoc, Halong Bay and Sapa. When it comes to tourist-friendly delights, in the main they do a great job. But there is […]