Category: Blog – News – Tips

From above, every corner of Hoi An mesmerizes

‘Hoi An’s brick roofs’ by photographer Vo Rin offers a new look at the ancient port town. Houses in Hoi An, by the Thu Bon River. Once a bustling trading port, the town now provides an alluring mix of heritage buildings with a unique blend of local and foreign influences, colorful lanterns, craft villages, beautiful […]

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Best photos of supermoon from Vietnam

Hundreds of people in Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City and Da Nang shared their photos of the supermoon on Monday night with VnExpress. The big full moon as seen from Da Nang’s Son Tra Peninsula at around 6:30 p.m. At around 9 p.m. on Monday (local time), the moon came closest to earth since 1948. […]

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6 Tips For Renting An Apartment

What you pay for your apartment and how fancy it is depends on your negotiation and deal-finding skills. However, before you negotiate anything, you’ve got to decide what you’re looking for in your rented space. Read on for six steps to help you find an apartment for the lowest possible rental rate. (Are you confused […]

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Saigon’s aging sign painter

An old bone setter carries on the tradition of hand-painting signs for Ho Chi Minh City businesses. The hand-painted signs that once beckoned customers to businesses throughout Ho Chi Minh City have slowly given way to cheap, laser print banners. One old artist keeps the craft alive. Nguyen The Minh, 67, continues to paint out […]

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