Vietnam diary: The humble gecko

August 08,2016, 18:40

“So I’d just settled into my hotel room when EWWW... there’s this tiny thing walking up the wall! I screamed and called reception...”

The minuses of Da Nang tourism

July 03,2016, 11:03

Quang Kiet and his family would have had a perfect vacation in the central coastal city of Da Nang if they had not encountered “some minus points” when touring it.

A helping hand in Vietnam

June 07,2016, 11:06

Pushing someone’s motorbike with your foot while riding your own is a very common activity in Vietnam

Wedding gifts in Vietnam

May 30,2016, 19:02

A friend at the newspaper I write for is getting married soon. He’s a great young guy with too big glasses, marvelous English and bad taste in beer selection