While Hue’s nightlife doesn’t compete with the big boys of South East Asia, it certainly isn’t short of options. The best bars in Hue are tucked around the city. Hue at night contains a charm very few others do. I recommend you don’t stick around the tourist area and push on through to some of […]
Coffee and cafes. So many to choose from and no idea what to find what gets your rocks off. Here is a definitive guide to every coffee shop with something for everyone.
People Watching One of the reasons I love living in Vietnam is that it’s a country buzzing with activity. Some countries you have to hunt for the action but in Vietnam the action comes to you. It’s right on your doorstep. Nothing makes me more excited to leave my house than the unpredictable environment of the […]
Ask anyone from Vietnam who Trinh Cong Son is and they’ll either recite you some of his lyrics or tell you about the significance of his music. Son’s compositions of around 600 songs span over 30 years of Vietnamese history. International press dubbed Trinh Cong Son the Bob Dylan of Vietnam. His blend of folk […]
Visitors to Vietnam seldom get the chance for a homemade meal. Cafe Nha is open for all to try everyday.
Mi Op La 33 includes ten variations of the Vietnamese breakfast sandwich banh mi including various meats and a special sauce. The Hue restaurant is a must visit not only because it’s cheap, delicious and atmospheric but the food is served on a burning hot ceramic plate meaning it cooks right in front of you.
Built besides one of the many citadel lakes, OO offers a more contemporary aesthetic for a daytime coffee.
My childhood friend came to central Vietnam for 72 hours. Without a moment to lose, I take him to Danang, Hoi An and Hue.
In a country largely obsessed with the soppy pop, it’s great to find a place that respects the ear-drums of music lovers.