Ted landed in Vietnam in 2013, looking for new ways to emulate his globetrotting, octo-lingual grandfather and all-round hero. After spending a year putting that history Masters to good use by teaching English, his plan to return to his careers adviser in a flood of remorseful tears backfired when he met someone special and tied the knot two years on. Now working as a wordsmith crackerjack (ahem, staff writer) for Word Vietnam.
Hanoi-based writer Edward Dalton lets us in on his sweet little secret, his love for hoa qua dam.
The struggle to obtain universal animal rights in Vietnam continues, helped by two organisations working in Hanoi.
There are times when you just have the urge for something that is fried, but are you game to go this far?
Edward Dalton scrubs up and hits the cocktail bars of Hanoi to roadtest the best they’ve got to offer.