Dong Lam Thanh Tung, the 32-year-old owner of the coffee shop, brews common herbal spices like cinnamon, cloves and star anise, and blends the liquid with mint, coffee and sugar. The mixture is then whisked into a froth. Coffee is served cold with ice in a vintage bowl. … [Read more...] about Chinese herbal coffee in Saigon
Fa cup contenders
Other athletes in contention included Nguyen Thi Oanh and Le Tu Chinh (track and field), Nguyen Huy Hoang (swimming), Huynh Nhu (football), Loc Thi Dao (archery), Dinh Phuong Thanh (gymnastics), Thach Kim Tuan (weightlifting) and Nguyen Thi Anh Vien (swimming). … [Read more...] about Hanoi forward voted Vietnam’s athlete of the year
Perhaps the harsh truth could be that expectations were set far too high for a player who produced some moments of magic for the national and U23 team, but ultimately, when we look back in the cold light of day, they were just moments and not signifiers of the dawning of the age of Quang Hải. … [Read more...] about The Local Game: Nguyễn Quang Hải, Việt Nam’s most overrated player?