Roaming Around Hanoi History

A typical but remarkable characteristic in Vietnam is the organization of businesses into sort of “guilds”, where shops in the same street all sell the same type of products. Khiri Travel Vietnam takes you on a tour around Hanoi.

The Drinking Culture of Vietnam – Part 2

I do enjoy heading out to a Bia Hoi in Hanoi, and love some of the traditions that go along with serving in Vietnam, but my favourite part of the beer drinking culture in Vietnam is toasting! Toasting in Vietnam Drinking beer in Vietnam is all about the tradition of toasting, and all the formalities […]

Returning to Dine at Chim Sao in Hanoi – A Photo Essay

There is something special about traveling to a place I have been to before.  I love the familiarity.  Feeling my way around the city without a map.  Not looking like a deer in headlights because I know what to expect. What I truly love about these experiences, though, is knowing where to eat.  Returning to […]

Eating Up Hanoi

As the city goes mad around him, Ryan van Velzer savours harmonious moments with some of the most seductive street food in Asia…What do you want from Hanoi? Baguettes? Spring rolls? Soups? Meat grilled on sticks?