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The Inside Story of The Guerrilla War - Chapter 11: In the Western Highlands

The Inside Story of The Guerrilla War - Chapter 11: In the Western Highlands

For the next five issues, Word is presenting excerpts from Wilfred Burchett’s seminal account of the American War. A close friend of Ho Chi Minh, Burchett was the only westerner to be embedded with the Viet Cong frontlines in the early 1960s. This ...

Vinh Khanh

Vinh Khanh

Natalia Martinez gets her hands messy in District 4’s Vinh Khanh Street. Fancy some snails anyone? Photos by Kyle Phanroy ...

Stoked by Stoker

Stoked by Stoker

Before gas and electricity became a household utility, a stoker was a contraption used to pump up a fire for cooking. Now, they are a rarity, but that hasn’t stopped Stoker the restaurant drawing inspiration from this antique tool. ...

The Den Hung Mountain Bike Cup 2015

The Den Hung Mountain Bike Cup 2015

After cajoling a bunch of foreign riders to compete in this years Den Hung MTB Cup, Jon Aspin got lazy and asked one of them to file a report. Here’s what happened. Preface by Jon Aspin. Report by Andrew Whitmarsh ...

Spices Garden

Spices Garden

Stepping into the dining room of Spices Garden, the Metropole Hotel’s Vietnamese restaurant, one is enveloped in Indochine elegance, from the dark wood furniture reminiscent of yesteryear to suspended silk lanterns in subdued hues. The service mirr...

Banh Gio

Banh Gio

Hanoians like to snack. And when it comes to their favourite bites, banh gio, a savoury, pyramidlike dumpling found all over the capital, sits top of the pile. Words by Huyen Tran. Photos by Julie Vola ...

Skylight

Skylight

A new rooftop bar has opened in Nha Trang. It’s spectacular ...

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InterContinental Danang splashes on Conde Nast

InterContinental Danang

InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort is the first Vietnamese resort hotel to be featured on the front page of the world-famous Conde Nast Traveller.

 

The plush resort, which officially opens its doors to the public on Jun. 1, is one of the 16 properties from Asia to be featured on the Hot List this year in the prestigious global travel magazine’s UK and US editions.

 

The magazine annually chooses the best hotels around the world, and this year the flagship of IHG’s resorts in Vietnam is among 154 honoured. The An Lam Saigon River Private Residence in Ho Chi Minh City and Banyan Tree in Lang Co near Danang also made the list.

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