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Sitting in front of empty luggage. Staring at a chaotic wardrobe. The rolling boil of what ifs.read more
Foreigners talk about air pollution in Hanoi the way people in other places talk about the weather. But how much of a talking point is it with locals and what are people doing about it?read more
Learning to Work in VietnamYuki Pham September 27, 2016Interview with Mike Beard, Managing Director of Simple Group Co. 1) What inspired you to start a business in Hanoi? I believe that I have been blessed in life in many ways and want to pass on those blessings if I...read more
What Kind of Motorbike to buy in Hanoi?Scott Homan September 22, 2016 by Scott Homan (Check out part 1 on Manual Bikes' Do & Don't here) SEMI-AUTOMATICS: Wave 110: $250 - $500 Most efficient, reliable and most often copied by Chinese knock-offs as well as stolen:...read more
What it Means to be the Trailing Spouse Jody O'Dea August 17, 2016 By Jody O'Dea It was four days into our new life in Vietnam when I first heard the term. My wife had accepted a teaching position at an international school in Hanoi, and the offer being too good to...read more
Things to Consider When Looking for an Apartment Jason Lusk August 2, 2016Looking for a place to live is hard and tiring. Looking for a place in an entirely different country without speaking the language can be downright daunting. In Hanoi, it’s not that bad. Here’s...read more