Little Vietnam in Prague. Finding Pho.

My favourite dish in the entire world is Pho. First discovered when I was just nineteen and wide eyed in Vietnam’s Ho Chi Min city, after finding my way to the city’s famous Pho 2000. After that I could, and would, quite happily eat it for breakfast, lunch and dinner. A bottle of Tiger on…

The Best Vietnamese In London

In Canada Water, London, there is car park which acts predominately for a randomly placed movie theatre, and next to the theatre is a Pizza Hut. Way across the other side of the large concreted area is a gated brick building. This is Cafe East, the best Vietnamese in London. And if you manage to…

A ‘Totally Sweet’ Vietnamese Ice Coffee

Fact: in 2008 Starbucks closed 61 out of it’s 85 stores in Australia. Why? Because we are picky, and we know good coffee. ‘But Clare, Starbucks has the best coffee!’ If you are saying this, you either live in North America or the UK. In which case, you probably also don’t know the definition of…

Clare in Vietnam

Exactly 2 years, 1 month and 10 days ago I was woken up by the rest of my household creeping into my room with a camera and saying; “Claaaaaarrrreeee…wake up Claaaaare!” It was my nineteenth birthday. After plenty of ‘happy birthdays’ and photos of me having just woken up (for what I can only imagine…

Sushi…Ice Cream?

In Hanoi, Vietnam, there is quite well know ice creamery named Fanny’s – hilarious to any Australian that goes there, that they always insist on taking a picture with the sign. Inside they have an extensive menu of flavours, combinations and styles. One of which is ice cream done sushi style. Really, the most fun…

The Things You Can Transport On A Motocycle in Vietnam!

Probably not a fish you would want to eat, but venture a little out of the centre of the city (or get lost, like in our case) and you will find plenty of things that would be out of place back home – but not in Ho Chi Minh City. Confused as to why three…