Anybody know where to get psyllium husk? It's found in most health food shops, some delicatessens and some supermarkets in Australia. I've looked at L's, Dan's, FiVi. No go. ...well, I haven't asked, but I did look.
I'm looking for the Vietnamese equivalent to Watson's Drug Store in Hanoi. I'm not talking about a pharmacy, but a store selling personal care products that are not sold in supermarkets or other places. Big C has a very limited inventory of such products.
Can anyone reccommend 'a person with a van'to move furniture from one part of Hanoi to another? I have tried a few phone numbers -two were not in use and the third could not answer in English. Any help would be appreciated. Chuc Mung Nam Moi to all...
Hey guy I’m moving to Hanoi next April and just want to do some homework on where best to live and look for apartments. We are really looking for somewhere out of the expat westerners bubble of Tay Ho. We would love somewhere predominantly Vietnamese with small alleys and beautiful streets with street food abundant and with fruit and veg markets close by and some gyms. Western comforts aren’t all that important either. I have been looking at Ba Dinh, Dong Da, Cau Giay, Hai Ba Trung. What would you all suggest that would most fit the bill? Also if there was some nice parks to walk around that would be a plus. Cheers and thanks for the help
Hi all, Im looking for English or French speaking swimming coach for my kid and his friend. They are 6 year old and quite confident with water. We’re planning 2 sessions/week and each last 1hr in a pool around Nui Truc, Kim Ma area. Pls contact me with your reference and experiences. Thank you! Email: email@example.com
TNH - A little help, please. I'm soon to be arriving in Ha Noi on my first trip to VN. A couple weeks later I'll be going from Ha Noi to Ha Giang. I'm having trouble figuring out my best transportation option. Don't want to hire a private driver just for me, that's expensive and piggy. I am concerned that the bus will be cramped (I am very tall), is that true? I've heard about an "executive bus" premium service of some sort, but can't find any real information about it. I've read that the night bus is dangerous, but it's hard to know how much weight to give those stories. Thank you!
Hi all! I’m currently travelling from ho chi minh to hanoi and need somewhere to watch the final. Is there somewhere that’s going to be open? I know it’s an early morning game but i’m assuming there’s going to be a lot of interest in the game. Thanks!
Hi everyone, I have a medical condition which requires me to have enemas almost daily. Can I buy an enema kit from Hanoi somewhere or should I bring them with me? I’m also curious about a couple things: -What do rubber gloves cost at supermarket -Do Vietnamess use those surgical masks and where can I buy them? -What does rainwear cost at a market? -Are there any international(like US or UK) issues for sale of big magazines for women, for example Cosmopolitan or Marie Claire anywhere?
Hi there. I'm wondering if someone has undergone an IV glutathione treatment. Was it effective or are there any undesirable side effects? Can someone also recommend a good and affordable dermatologist in Hanoi? Thank you!
Hi everyone, I am now studying for Civic Integration Examination Abroad ( Dutch inburgeringexamen) , I am looking for a teacher or a class that can help me to prepare for this exam and/ or to improve my Dutch speaking skills. If you know someone or some information I would be so grateful to hear from you. I can be contacted via my email firstname.lastname@example.org or my mobile number 090-6561 817 . Thanks loads!!! Nga
I did a search and to no avail. I need to buy some decent quality suitcases/luggage. I've been to several places in the Old Quarter (Hang Be street, for example) and the prices were cheap, but so was the quality. The quality was not good enough. Anyone know where I can purchase good a good quality suitcase(s)? One large, and one medium? Thanks in advance to anyone that can help.
Hi Everyone, I've scanned questions regarding a motorbike license but have not seen anything about people who might take the driver's license test or help with acquiring the license itself. Does anybody have contacts that help facilitate the process and a known price? I will be spending time in Hanoi and Lao Cai province. Thank you for your help!
Hi I have been trying to find the cheapest way to get about 20kgs of stuff back to England as i will be leaving Hanoi soon and even through the main post office it's going to cost over $200. Is there a cheaper way?
Hi, I was hoping to get more information about the different Apollo centres in Hanoi. I am hoping to find work in Hanoi for November and have been in touch with Apollo. Have any of you got experience with their Hanoi centres? I realise that with big institutions it can be different from one centre to another. Is there a centre that stands out ? Any centres I should avoid ? Thanks ! :-)
I'd like to get my motorbike down to Saigon from Danang. I was wondering whether i could put the motorbike on the train and then fly down myself and go pick it up? (I wanted to avoid a whole day's travel on the train). Does anyone have any experience doing this? or know anything more about it?
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