Review: Mrs Pho, Beach Road


There’s nothing quite like a piping hot bowl of comforting pho on a rainy day to warm the cockles of your heart. Especially when said cockles are tossed in fragrant chilli oil and golden, melt-in-your-mouth chunks of luscious lard. Say hello to the Cockles Stir-fried with Garlic ($7.50). Yes, I know it’s a pho place but I’ve gotta […]

Travel: Exploring Hanoi (Hà Nội ), Capital of Vietnam


A dizzying riot of colour. Hanoi’s high octane pace of life leaves one slightly breathless, but the capital of Vietnam is a city bustling with activity and with incredible character. From old gothic revival churches more than 140 years old.. to the rustic charm of the Old Quarter and its shophouses — the city boasts a seamless blend […]