Things not to do in Vietnam #2: “If in doubt, face your palm to the floor”

Perhaps the best thing about and the main reason why most expats get a kick out of living in a foreign country is the countless cultural anomalies we face daily. Getting them sometimes so very wrong and learning why and when to use the new rules can be pretty amusing – sometimes embarrassing. Apart from the … More Things not to do in Vietnam #2: “If in doubt, face your palm to the floor”

Nước Mía – sugarcane juice – a drink like no other

Im going to introduce you to a drink that has got to be in the running for most delicious drink on the planet and as 100% pure as you can get. This is a thirst quencher to absolutely smash every wanna-be thirst quencher out there. Forget water, throw away the lemonade, you can keep your … More Nước Mía – sugarcane juice – a drink like no other

Hột vịt lộn – an egg for the true carnivore!

The humble Hot Vit Lon is definitely not a snack for the faint hearted – in saying that it is actually much more delicious than it initially seems. In a country renowned for it’s street food, it often gets overlooked. I admit, it sounds disgusting – a half formed duck fetus boiled inside its unhatched egg … More Hột vịt lộn – an egg for the true carnivore!