Exploring Vietnam

Hanoi’s youth

Youth on fast motorbikes

The rules for motorcycles are liberating and the youth are taking advantage of the changes. It’s an exciting time to be in Hanoi. The youth are the future of a country, and they see a bright future ahead. Multinational companies are racing to build more factories, like Samsang’s largest facility. The clothing industry is set to expand exponentially with the …

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Fishing in Westlake (Ho Tay)

Hanoi fisherman

  Hanoi’s Westlake’s popular past time is fishing. With the sun setting it offers some spectacular photo opportunities. It’s also the area favoured by most foreigners.  

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Hanoi’s Sunday Markets

A transaction at a market

Hanoi’s culture is blooming. Here are some photos of one of the smaller markets. In the last eight months, businesses have embraced design and innovation.

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Today’s interview with Ian

Interview with Ian

Running a business related to travel means meeting a diverse range of people. Ian is one of those. Ian has lived an amazing life. His extensive career has led him to explore the wonders of the worlds diverse culture. So his perspective is valuable as he has seen a lot. Like all travellers here, the traffic is an adventure in …

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TET is a mixed bag for visitors. It can be so quiet and peaceful. Such an amazing time to walk the streets. This is a clip from TET 2015, as locals raced from temple to temple. via GIPHY

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Learn from Joann hanoi airport

Joann shares her experience on how to get through Hanoi airport faster and easier. Disclaimer: Jacqueline did stay at our homestay, but was not paid for this testimonial

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