Renting a Motorbike in Hanoi

It’s no lie that the main mode of transport in Hanoi/anywhere in Vietnam is a motorbike. I would say on average the bike to car ratio is around 6 bikes to every car (idiots guesstimate). It’s probably even more extreme than this, with 2 motorbikes for every man, woman and child. If you’re staying in…

A Day in the Life of an English Teacher in Vietnam: Hanoi

As an English Teacher in Vietnam, you will most likely work for either a Private Language Centre or a Public/International School. Both positions are very different in terms of schedule and responsibility. For this post I am writing from my own personal experience working in a Private Language Centre. Something we have grown to love!…

Living in Vietnam: Pros and Cons to Life in Hanoi

Making the decision to move to a country on the other side of the world is a big one for most people. And if you are like us, it’s a move to a country you have never actually visited. Before we left we read every post about life in Vietnam and built a not so…