The Fishermen of Phan Thiet

Vietnam is a fishing nation. With more than 3,000 kilometers of coastline, and countless lakes, rivers and streams, it’s...

Batik Making in the Hills of Sapa

The beautiful art of batik – using wax and dye to create patterns on cloth – has been around...

Mekong Delta Kitchen: Bon Bon Salad

Looking down on a map of the Mekong Delta, one of the most notable features is the extensive network...

Making a Difference in Luang Prabang

Sometimes you’re lucky enough to visit a place that changes you. And other times, you are lucky enough to...

The Hands of Hoi An

Hoi An’s place in history as a bustling seaport in the 16th to 18th centuries drew artisans from the...

A Picnic by the Ke Ga Lighthouse

Just an hour’s drive south of Phan Thiet lies the lighthouse of Ke Ga. Set on a rugged, wild...

The Story of Vietnamese Chocolate

This time of year, flowers and chocolate are probably in your thoughts. Vietnam grows beautiful flowers (we’re talking 10...

10 Things to Know About Lunar New Year

Monday February 8, 2016 marks the first day of the Lunar New Year, ushering in the Year of the...

Noodle Making in the Mekong Delta

One of the joys of the Mekong Delta is visiting small cottage industries that dot the region. Known as...