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Tag Archives: Vietnamese culture

Before Top Gear – Vietnam Special

Before Top Gear – Vietnam Special inspired thousands of Brits to book their holidays to Vietnam, Jeremy Clarkson was here before. Some 25 years ago or so ago, the TV … Continue reading

July 6, 2019 · Leave a comment

Vietnam in ten internet searches

If you have never been to Vietnam before it can be somewhat baffling to begin with. So, with that in mind, here’s my top ten Google searches to help speed … Continue reading

June 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

Vietnamese numberology

One of the first things you should learn in Vietnam is how to count. Getting this sorted makes life a lot easier. With that in mind, here’s a little phonetic … Continue reading

June 11, 2019 · Leave a comment

Pilgrimage to Vietnam

It is surprising the number of people I meet that were inspired to visit Vietnam on the back of Top Gear – Vietnam Special – myself included. While this may … Continue reading

March 10, 2019 · 1 Comment