Hà Nội Scribbles

Travel & Living in Hanoi, Vietnam. Sometimes not.

Tag Archives: Vietnamese culture

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

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

Life hacking Vietnam

Every day is a learning experience in Vietnam. Travel or live here, and you can’t help but learn new stuff on an almost daily basis. Things maybe Vietnamese people take … Continue reading

October 6, 2019 · 1 Comment

More adventures learning Vietnamese with the security guard

Despite our dubious abilities to speak English and Vietnamese, lunch time lessons with the bảo vệ continue on a regular basis, a linguistic punctuation to the working day. Against the … Continue reading

September 8, 2019 · Leave a comment