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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 ...

Skylight

Skylight

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

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. ...

Relish & Sons

Relish & Sons

Show me a man who hasn’t waxed lyrical about a pattie of meat and two bits of bun in his hand, and I’ll show you a man who hasn’t lived. A good burger is simply good food, so it’s no surprise that it’s been on the surge here for a while in food-lov...

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...

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 ...

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 ...

Featured Blogs

Gazing At Neighbours

Tali Barde is the German director, actor and screenwriter of For No Eyes Only, a movie that will be screened at the German Film Festival 2015 in Vietnam. With the week-long extravaganza kicking off in Hanoi on Sep. 6 and Ho Chi Minh City on Sep. 12, Barde will be in situ to introduce his movie. The man behind the film gives us some insight into his work.

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Caravelle Wedding Exhibition

Caravelle Saigon invites couples planning their nuptials to attend their Wedding Exhibition - Start your life voyage with us to be held from Aug. 25 to Aug. 26 from 9am to 4pm each day.

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Skrillex Comes To Vietnam

American electronic music producer, DJ, singer and songwriter Skrillex has added Vietnam to his Asian tour which includes major cities such as Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Tokyo and Hong Kong.

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The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf Sweet Teas

On Monday, Jul. 27, Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf, the first of the big international coffee chains to enter Vietnam, will introduce their new iced sweet tea range. The launch will be both on the international stage and locally in Vietnam.

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