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Behide

A small, out-of-the-way cafe serves up peace and quiet, not to mention an interesting collection of books. By Dana Filek-Gibson. Photos by Vinh Dao. From …

Vy Da Quan

Tuck into a plate full of deep-fried fish bones at this delicious downtown spot, Vy Da Quan. By Dana Filek-Gibson. Photos by Vinh Dao. Quick: think …

Escape Saigon without leaving the city

Dana Filek-Gibson escapes Saigon’s urban bustle without leaving the city. Photos by Vinh Dao. The engine cuts somewhere outside of town, not far from either muddy, palm-fringed …

Saigon’s best Christmas gifts

Dana Filek-Gibson scours the city for Saigon’s best Christmas gifts. Photos by Vinh Dao. By the time this magazine makes it into your hands, the …

Turkey and hangovers

With ample displays of tinsel and fanfare, Saigon’s luxury hotels have begun their annual month-long campaign to become the city’s sole provider of turkey and …

Andrew Zimmern

Andrew Zimmern, host of the Travel Channel’s Bizarre Foods, talks deep-sea worms, tethering yourself to local culture, zero-kilometre cooking and what happens when you take …

Young and single female expats in Saigon

In Saigon, young, single, female expats are often misunderstood. As the city’s ever-changing foreign community continues to grow, Dana Filek-Gibson looks at the opportunities and …

The thirst for wine

As palates change and Saigon develops a more international scene, the country’s thirst for wine is growing. By Dana Filek-Gibson. Photo by Vinh Dao and …

Ana Mandara Dalat

Dana Filek-Gibson escapes the heat and noise of Saigon for a holiday in the hills. Photos by Michael Tatarski. At the end of winding Le …

Urban Kitchen + Bar

Forget the basics: this swish new downtown outlet is bringing innovation to the city’s dining scene. By Dana Filek-Gibson. Photos by Vinh Dao. Five years …

Shrine

Ton That Thiep’s newest cocktail bar adds a touch of class to an old neighbourhood. By Dana Filek-Gibson. Photos by Brett Davis. We all know …

The best downtown cafes

Finding the perfect place to work, meet or simply unwind can be tough. Dana Filek-Gibson seeks out the best downtown cafes and gets a heavy …

Andrew Zimmern doesn’t like Bizarre Foods

Andrew Zimmern, host of the Travel Channel’s Bizarre Foods, talks deep-sea worms, tethering yourself to local culture, zero-kilometre cooking and what happens when you take …

A new set of business cards

Dana Filek-Gibson gets a new set of business cards and a healthy dose of self-importance. When they print you up a business card, it’s just …

Retiring in Vietnam

Leaving behind a modest budget and a quiet life at home, retired expats are tapping into this country’s potential and learning what it means to …

Romeo & Juliet

Saigon’s newest Italian restaurant presents the height of subterranean fine dining.  By Dana Filek-Gibson. Photos by Vinh Dao. Saigon’s restaurant scene is in the midst …