More food & drink Venues

Legendary Chocolatier

Legendary Chocolatier make hand crafted chocolates of the highest order that are individually created and lovingly presented to clients from ...

Maison Marou Saigon

Marou chocolate is not new to Ho Chi Minh City, but Maison Marou Saigon is, relatively speaking. It opened in ...

M Club

M Club

The Imperial Hotel

Promote Your Brand Here

Start Here

Popular articles

The Ultimate Buying Guide for Vietnamese Coffee Lovers

Vietnamese Coffee is known for being some of the best available. The country is the top producer of Robusta in ...

Saigon’s Top 10 Hidden Markets

Saigon brims with energy, much of which comes from its abundance of commerce, especially the local markets. Some of them, ...

Leather de Luxe

Sidestep Dong Khoi and put down that Burberry bag—whether it’s the real deal or a knock-off. There’s a new trend ...

Saigon’s Secret Organic Food Suppliers

The search for truly organic food in Vietnam has always been a bit difficult. Ines Quoico, owner of The Organik ...

Sustainable Shopping and Other Ways to be A Good Person

International brands are suddenly touting their commitment to conservation and fair labour practices. Marketing companies are pasting words such as ...

D1 Tattoo Studio Makes Indispensable Art

Before you take a seat in the chair to get inked at Spade Art Tattoo Studio, before you meet with ...

The Year in Review: Fast Fashion, Big Money

Dong Khoi got a bit more foot traffic than usual on 9 September of this year when Swedish clothing company ...

Passion for Fashion in HCMC Part 2: Uyen Ly

If you cut fashion designer Thi To Uyen Ly in half like fabric, you’d end up with two parts: one ...

Passion for Fashion in HCMC Part 1: Sinhtolina

Bohemian Rhapsody Before To Trinh – better known as Leo – started selling Sinhtolina’s line of expressive and unapologetically fun ...

Hanoia Boutique is Now Open in Ho Chi Minh City

Hanoia, a high-end lacquer producer, has just launched its first boutique in Ho Chi Minh City on Monday July 3 ...

Ly Sang and the Art of Porcelain by Minh Long

How did Minh Long I Co, your porcelain company, start? My family has a long history in the porcelain and ...

Needle Masters: Top Bespoke Tailors in HCMC

Bespoke tailoring is the result of many centuries of commitment to the craft of sewing, stitching, cutting and imitating the ...

Finding the Perfect Fit: Expat Shopping in Saigon

As a Western man living in Vietnam, the benefits are well-discussed. However, what is little documented are the hardships we ...

Apartment Boutiques in HCMC: Fashion that Fits Just Right

Many colonial buildings are being renovated and turned into hip-looking coffee shops, workshops, co-working spaces and fashion boutiques. They mix ...

Zen and the Art of Handcrafted Goods

As I pay my Grab bike driver and walk away, I almost miss my destination, Authentique, which seems to be ...

Annam Gourmet Market: Ingredients for Saigon

Annam Gourmet Market’s philosophy is simple: creating a high-end market for the best foods, beers and wine. Its founders, Eric ...

i-MEGANE: Glasses that Last

When Shinichi Suzuki, the owner of two eyeglasses shops in Hokkaido, Japan, first visited Ho Chi Minh City in 2011, ...

Best Souvenirs to Buy in Saigon

Successful souvenir buying is a lost art to many. The knack of picking an item that embodies something unique about ...

SIR Tailor: Top-Class Fashion in the Heart of Saigon

I love living in Vietnam, but as a foreigner there are some things that have always been a struggle. Case ...

Mangii Custom Made Shoes

It is not necessarily a well-known fact, but shoes are the most important articles of clothing that you will ever ...

Future of Fashion in Saigon

Fashion has exploded in the last decade. Reality shows like Project Runway and Next Top Model have intrigued young designers, ...

Diminishing Space for Vietnamese Designers

Why are all of HCMC’s boutique shops disappearing? In the past, HCMC was a boutique shoppers paradise, hosting hundreds of ...

Three Secret HCMC Shops

There are plenty of shops in Ho Chi Minh City full of amazing items - the only problem is finding ...

A Closer Look at Leather

Anupa, who has worked with leather for the best part of 14 years, specialises in sourcing, tanning and making her ...

Top Cultural Gifts in HCMC

We surveyed travellers and expats as to what their most popular cultural gifts purchases are. Here’s what they chose. Traditional ...

Finding Furniture in HCMC

Some time ago, you couldn’t find quality furniture in Ho Chi Minh City - there were fewer malls, fewer local ...

GOMO: Vietnam’s First World Class Furniture Shop

Gomo Shop is single-handedly proving that Vietnam is fully capable of producing furniture that meets Western standards, and is affordable ...

Vietnam’s Rising Ecommerce Industry

Vietnam’s ecommerce industry is increasing at the second highest rate in the Asia-Pacific region, and growth is clearly expected to ...

Kenn Smith, Couturier, on Bespoke in HCMC

Kenn Smith is a well-known figure around town with his sartorial elegance and engaging personality.   I caught up with ...

Saigon Centre Grand Opening

Saigon Centre, strategically located on Le Loi Boulevard and Pasteur Street, is going to make an impact on the urban ...

Book Stores in HCMC

Finding English-language books in HCMC used to be such a challenge, now there are plenty of bookstores that carry a ...

New Viet Dairy launches www.newviet.net

Leading Vietnam-based food distributor, New Viet Dairy (NVD), has recently launched its new website Newviet.net, making it even easier for ...

Finding a Good Tailor in Ho Chi Minh City

In the tourist areas of Ho Chi Minh City, there are tons of tailors and they even have their own ...

Best Shopping in Ho Chi Minh City

Top shopping experiences in Saigon will usually include any of the typical traditional markets or shopping malls in the city. ...