Hà Nội Scribbles

Travel & Living in Hanoi, Vietnam. Sometimes not.

UK’s Telegraph gets frothy over Vietnam

The UK’s Daily Telegraph is the latest Western publication to get itself in a froth over holidaying in Vietnam. A few weeks after CNN got breathless over Quy Nhon, the … Continue reading

November 29, 2019 · Leave a comment

Alien football in Vietnam

Vietnam take on Laos tomorrow evening in the SEA Games fresh from their six-nil thrashing of Brunei. It’s a funny old game, football. Especially if you are from another planet. … Continue reading

November 27, 2019 · Leave a comment

Grand Tour does the Mekong Delta

Grand Tour trailer now live for the latest foray to Vietnam by Clarkson, Hammond and May. This time the ‘boys’ take to the water with the usual disastrous results. Nice … Continue reading

November 23, 2019 · Leave a comment

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