Hà Nội Scribbles

Travel & Living in Hanoi, Vietnam. Sometimes not.

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Diet motivation in Vietnam

I have known for a while that I have gradually become a little on the chunky side. But if motivation to get rid of my extra weight was needed, it … Continue reading

November 16, 2019 · Leave a comment

Side hustles in Vietnam now or later

Vietnam has been cited as a top location for expat retirement for a number of years now. With that mind, I decided a spot of forward planning was in order. … Continue reading

November 2, 2019 · 1 Comment

Checking out Ho Chi Minh in Hanoi

No visit to Hanoi is complete without visiting Ho Chi Minh’s mausoleum. Not to do so is like going to Paris and not visiting the Eiffel Tower. Fifty years on … Continue reading

October 21, 2019 · Leave a comment

DreamWorks falls foul of Vietnam

DreamWorks latest animation offering, Abominable has been banned in Vietnam after getting the thumbs down over its controversial South China Sea map. At the heart of the matter are tensions … Continue reading

October 20, 2019 · Leave a comment