Hà Nội Scribbles

Travel & Living in Hanoi, Vietnam. Sometimes not.

Embassy shooting

I have decided to crack on with this learning Vietnamese malarkey. Not, it must be said, to enhance my understanding of the local culture. Or indeed improve comms with the … Continue reading

May 2, 2018 · Leave a comment

Scotland the Ubiquitous

Whisky! Men in skirts! Sir Alex Ferguson! The three things that immediately spring to Vietnamese minds when you reply that you are from Scotland. It was from this starting point … Continue reading

October 10, 2017 · Leave a comment

Scotland in Hanoi

Sometimes a sound, smell or taste can instantly transport you through time and space. Not literally, but metaphorically. Be it a taste of home made fruit juice transporting you back … Continue reading

June 24, 2017 · Leave a comment