Before you can start teaching English in Vietnam, you need to get yourself an ESL teaching certificate. This lil’ piece of paper only takes about a month to earn, but all the different acronyms out…

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A question I often get from concerned friends and family is “are you safe in Vietnam?” The short answer is “YES.” However, there are different types of safety. I’m a lot more likely to have…

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Moving to another country can be a difficult and daunting task – there’s no app for that. However, there are a bunch of apps and sites that can make your transition into life in ‘Nam…

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To open this post on a positive note, I want to make one thing clear: there are so, so many great things about living in Ho Chi Minh City. It’s fun, vibrant and almost impossible…

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They say you don’t know what you’ve got ’til it’s gone, and some time away from Ho Chi Minh City has certainly made me appreciate it all the more. Sure, a break from the greyness…

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