The director of Kong: Skull Island talks with Edward Dalton about his love for Vietnam, the role he’s playing to protect its natural beauty, and his dream of creating an All-Vietnamese hero.
Together with his wife, Deb, Howard Limbert is at the forefront of promoting caving and cave tourism in Vietnam. Words by Nick Ross. Photo by Mike Palumbo
From immigrant to the US to career development counsellor, Phoenix Ho’s life has come full circle. Words by Zoe Osborne. Photo by Bao Zoan
In the face of Brexit, you may think that British ambassadors around the world will be biting their nails and grinding their teeth. Far from it. As UK Ambassador to Vietnam Giles Lever explains, it’s business as normal. Photos by Julie Vola
Meet one of the most important enthusiasts, pioneers and masters of Vietnamese hip-hop. Words by Vu Ha Kim Vy
Living with HIV also means living with a stigma. Pham Thi Hue has gone out of her way to change attitudes towards the 250,000 people who have been infected in Vietnam. Words by Eduardo Culbeaux
One of the few designers in Vietnam to have her clothes sold overseas, the founder of Kilomet 109 mixes the textiles of this country’s ethnic minorities with a modern-day, sustainable approach to fashion. Words by Kate Robinson. Portrait by Julie Vola