Hà Nội Scribbles

Travel & Living in Hanoi, Vietnam. Sometimes not.

Anybody can write, not everyone’s read

Blogging is a juggling act; an eternal judgement call between writing stuff when you have something to say and adding content to keep things ticking over. What is beyond doubt … Continue reading

December 14, 2019 · Leave a comment

Formula Một comes to Vietnam

Regardless of your feelings about motorsport, Formula 1 comes to Vietnam next April and, according to the organizers, is on course for track completion in January. The track is a … Continue reading

December 7, 2019 · Leave a comment

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