Monthly Archives: September 2014

Family values in SE Asia. A friend flies home to save his mother

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A Taiwanese friend who lives in Saigon posted this Facebook update this week. I thought it was a beautiful and touching story about South East Asian culture and the importance of family. I wanted to share it with you with …

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Rap City: Saigon – an awesome rap tribute to Saigon !

This is Saigon at its best. This is everything you need to know about Saigon. It also features a shot of Bia Tuoi 102, my local bia hoi bar in Bui Vien, and my house which is next door ! …

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Hanoi to Saigon – an eye opening adventure

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My decision to ride from Hanoi to Saigon was very unplanned. I had been idly toying with the idea, but when I flew to Hanoi I wasn’t really sure what I was planning. I told my landlord in Saigon that …

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I’m fine, thank you – Ladies’ Code

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A very sad week for Korea. The new and much loved Kpop group Ladies’ Code suffered a terrible tragedy this week when their tour van crashed into a supporting wall on the highway while returning to Seoul from their tour. …

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