Hue, once home to Emperors, courtiers and concubines, is the place to discover the ancient heart and soul of Vietnam. Located at the mouth of the Perfume River, Hue was the imperial capital of Vietnam’s Nguyen dynasty between 1802 and 1945. We spent two days in the...
A visit to Red Bridge Cooking School in Hoi An, Vietnam for a foray into the fresh zingly flavours of Vietnamese cuisine.read more
I was totally captivated from the minute I set foot in Hoi An. It was dusk as we walked beside the Thu Bon River which flows through the town; flickering candles floated on the water and colourful lanterns were strung from moss-covered rooftops across narrow streets. We’d arrived in Hoi An on the night of the full moon.read more
How many motorcycles in Ho Chi Minh City? Turns out there are over 2 million scooters teeming through the streets - which is fine until you want to cross the road...read more
Seeing in the New Year Saigon style in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam - the lights, the colour, the buzz, the Rex Hotel and that Abba songread more