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Bangkok in Squares

Thailand’s biggest city through a lens

La Habana

A 12-year veteran of the Saigon scene, La Habana maintains its charming, Spanish-terrace-inspired premises in District 1. Any night of the week, just off the main drag of Hai Ba Trung and along Cao Ba Quat, you’ll hear live music floating from its ...

The Hue Festival

Vietnam’s biggest cultural festival returns at the end of April

Notes from Another City - Entry 3: Danang, Why?

  My boss and I were discussing the upcoming holiday.

Le Corto

I’ve eaten at Le Corto three times, the first two times with the owners. On the third occasion I went unannounced with a friend. What I was told before turned out to be correct; thanks to their reasonably priced set lunch (VND180,000 for two course...

Klasik Coffee Roasters

Nestled on the street corner between Mac Thi Buoi and Phan Van Dat, from the streetfront Klasik Coffee Roasters looks simple and modest. Yet walk inside and the space is equipped with classic French-style chairs and tables in harmony with the conte...

In the Beginning There Wasn’t the Word

Everyone’s got their own version of history. This is our version.

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Editor's Picks

The Last Call: The Lunch Lady

We speak to Vietnam’s best known streetfood vendor, 49-year-old Nguyen Thi Thanh, also known as The Lunch Lady. Photo by Francis Xavier

Conserving Vietnam’s Coastline

  As Vietnam’s rich coastline gets carved up into marketable slices, Katie Jacobs talks with some brave souls fighting an uphill battle

Why You Probably Shouldn’t Bother Learning …

Unless you’re a lifer, Niko Savvas believes there are much more useful things you could be doing

The Chance to be Vietnamese

Citizenship of this country is a real possibility

Zen and the Leaky Faucet

There’s a part in Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance where a family’s constantly leaking faucet contributes to a tense atmosphere in the house. Whenever something else goes wrong, a glass breaks or some other minor incident occurs, it’s almost too much.

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Falling Off the Wagon

It’s a common New Year’s resolution — go a month or so without drinking. Jon...

A Brief History of Bia Hoi

Considered the ultimate people’s beer, bia hoi started off as a concession to the shortages...

Burger Wars

Four expert judges battled lunchtime traffic, salad cravings and meat sweats to taste 10 burgers...

A Brief History of Beer Mythology

Through its history, beer has inspired many people to tell lies — including some about...

In Search of the Super Cave

Or, how Ed Weinberg went looking for Southeast Asia’s largest volcanic cave and got scraped...

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