Vietnamese Women Marry Foreigners

Co-written with  Nga Vu – Second year candidate for Master of Science in Energy System Engineering program at University of Michigan. Roughly 40,000 Vietnamese citizens married foreigners, including overseas Vietnamese or Viet Kieu, between 2005-2008 according to the statistics provided by the justice department of Ho Chi Minh City.  Furthermore, about 92 percent of these […]

Popular Temples and Pagodas in Vietnam

This article is submitted by guest writer:  Nga Vu – Second year candidate for Master of Science in Energy System Engineering program at University of Michigan.  It is in no means to promote or condemn the religion and/or teachings of Buddhism. ***** Vietnamese architecture expresses a graceful aesthetic of natural balance and harmony that is […]

Moi Anh Mot Dieu!

By guest writer:  Nga Vu – Second year candidate for Master of Science in Energy System Engineering program at University of Michigan. ***** The title of this article means “Please have a cigarette!” but it is directing to the male group of the Vietnamese society.  Read on to find out why it is not “Moi […]

How to Cheat, Trick, Rob, Mug, and Rip-Off a Tourist in Vietnam

This travel guide will prepare for the worst scenarios when you travel to Vietnam. Whether it is being tricked by the taxi drive or falling into a deadly trap, you need to be cautious at every situation.

Photo Essay: “Travel Throughout Vietnam”

This article was submitted by guest author “Nha Toi” in Vietnamese.  The English translation is provided by Vinh Dang. —- Last time, we’ve talked about different methods of transportation in Vietnam.  One of the many ways to travel throughout Vietnam, the S-shape country, is to ride the Thong Nhat train from the North to the […]

Vietnamese Men In General – Good or Bad?

Yesterday, OneVietnam Network asked our fans about their opinions regarding Vietnamese women.  We received a lot of positive answers as well as a few negative ones.  However, some fans have pointed it out that such a question was rather silly.  At this moment, I am still curious about the reasons behind that statement and would […]

Vietnamese Coffee – Where Would You Drink It?

We all know Vietnamese coffee is the “bestest”, but where and how people enjoy it is another whole different story.

100+ Bridges Connecting The Hearts

More than 100 bridges have been built by a group of Viet Kieu (Vietnamese people living oversea) to serve the poor people living in rural areas of Vietnam.  Since 2004, this group has been consistently planning and funding the building of bridges for many villages and regions. While many of us are working to our […]