calandkim calandkim posted February 5th, 2010 at 2:43 pm to Etiquette. Viewed 224 times. Answered 26 times.

Hi, We have been staying for the past 2 weeks in an hotel in the Old quarter - and will be staying over the TET holiday. Most of the staff will continue to work over this family celebration. Is there something we can buy them to let them know that we appreciate them - in line with TET gift giving? thanks,

djaffee djaffee posted February 5th, 2010 at 2:44 pm to Etiquette. Viewed 121 times. Answered once.

Where can I find a balance ball in town? (like the ones used at a gym). Thanks.

jinggle_hanoi jinggle_hanoi posted February 3rd, 2010 at 4:27 pm to Etiquette. Viewed 97 times. Answered 3 times.

Hi, I am wondering how EMS works as I could not find any good informations on their Website. Do I have to go to a special office or just to the main post office? Is it a good alternative to send a small and light parcel to France? I would like it not to take longer than 2 weeks and cost a lot... thanks!

sandy1982 sandy1982 posted February 2nd, 2010 at 1:10 pm to Etiquette. Viewed 127 times. Answered 6 times.

Hi, recently had my iPhone stolen, having withdrawal symptons. Anybody know where I can get a second hand one. Not looking for fakes. Thanks

sandy1982 sandy1982 posted February 2nd, 2010 at 1:11 pm to Etiquette. Viewed 171 times. Answered once.

Wanting to do a moto tour during Tet, ideally to North West and maybe in Laos?? Anybody recommend a good tour company. Need a bike included in package. Thanks

dibi dibi posted January 30th, 2010 at 9:31 pm to Etiquette. Viewed 171 times. Answered twice.

an oxymoron for certain. im rebuilding a bike. buying parts from shops in the old quarter. the question: where do the shops get their parts from? they must come from somewhere. is there a supplier in Vietnam somewhere? stop laughing. i swear i saw a refurbished minsk with a beautiful new cylinder block and head the other day.

tctaft (elite user) tctaft posted January 11th, 2010 at 7:39 am to Etiquette. Viewed 116 times. Answered 6 times.

Moving from Hanoi to HMC and need to send a lot of books and stuff. I have to send my motorbike by train and am wondering about sending other stuff, books, clothing etc., etc., the same way. Has anyone here done such a move before and if so, how did you move your things from here to there (or there to here)? Your advice and tips are welcome.

djaffee djaffee posted January 25th, 2010 at 11:52 am to Etiquette. Viewed 164 times. Answered 6 times.

Just moved to the area and in my first day of the office. Looking for a lunch place close by that has delivery. I'm located in the Prime Centre Building (53 Quang Trung Street) downtown. Thanks!

tbkk tbkk posted January 23rd, 2010 at 5:36 pm to Etiquette. Viewed 109 times. Answered twice.

I am trying to find old game controllers for game cube or PlayStation. Does anyone know where to find them?

sandy1982 sandy1982 posted January 19th, 2010 at 1:13 pm to Etiquette. Viewed 172 times. Answered 4 times.

Having had a recent clear out, I have about 50 items of clothing to throw out (I'm a big guy) and some shoes too. Anyone recommend where they can be donated? Would also need picking up from Tay Ho area... All clothes clean and in good condition - some unworn! Tks

sandy1982 sandy1982 posted January 19th, 2010 at 1:15 pm to Etiquette. Viewed 119 times. Answered twice.

Would like to get involved in some charity work - helping out at a home, orphanage etc... can anyone suggest somewhere they may need help an evening a week?

ductrung712 ductrung712 posted January 16th, 2010 at 7:06 am to Etiquette. Viewed 116 times. Answered twice.

anybody knows place to practice fencing in Hanoi??

Vegas (elite user) Vegas posted January 13th, 2010 at 8:30 pm to Etiquette. Viewed 177 times. Answered 6 times.

I hate to admit that I've reached an age whereby I can't drink like a pub full of Irishmen into the wee hours and bounce out of bed bright and early next morn, ready to embrace the new day. I had a good run, but those hangover-free days are gone. Actually, I really don't have it too bad - my hangovers are generally pretty mild and can be chased away by paracetamol. But I remain a bit shaky, even though the headache's gone. A friend recommended Berocca - however he said his original supplier had shut up shop (a pharmacy on Ma May that's now a travel agency - what else?) and now he doesn't know where to get 'em. Anyone here know where these little red tabs of fizzy joy can be purchased?

daveabalos daveabalos posted January 7th, 2010 at 12:33 am to Etiquette. Viewed 173 times. Answered once.

Hello, is there a Cooking School here in Hanoi that offers a short course and can provide a certificate after completing a required number of hours? I really want to learn Vietnamese Cuisine. Information is very helpful. Thanks.

Hanoigirl83 Hanoigirl83 posted January 5th, 2010 at 9:45 pm to Etiquette. Viewed 58 times. Answered once.

Hi my friends, I realize most books for learning Vietnamese sold in Hanoi were made by South people, which is a little bit difficult for me to teach Vietnamese for my foreign friends. Of course, basically it is the same, but sometimes the way they use the words I have never heard because I never live in the South, just in Hanoi. And now I found that Vietnamese book made by author Tran Hanh An that I borrowed from my Australian fellow employee is very useful. However she just has Survival Basic Level 1 and I try to find them in the book shops but it seems to me that just people who study Vietnamese at Hidden Hanoi can have them. The book has 3 parts: Survival Basic Level 1: Lessons 1 to 6 over 12 classes Intermidiate Level 2: Lessons 7 to 12 over 20 classes Advance Level 3: Les...

ladyvengeance ladyvengeance posted June 18th, 2009 at 1:45 pm to Etiquette. Viewed 397 times. Answered 79 times.

Hey guys, no joke concerning that question. I'd like to know if any body had an experience of 'swiming time' in the west lake. For some reasons, I would like to go in, even if I know that it's really dirty... not for hours and not every day ! So ?

de2facon (elite user) de2facon posted September 7th, 2008 at 9:06 pm to Etiquette. Viewed 69 times. Answered 3 times.

Can someone tell a bit about the differences in styles of pho by province? No doubt most of us are familiar with regional differences in styles of Pho. But provincial variations, e.g., Nam Dinh Pho sounds like an interesting topic to learn more about. Perhaps a TNH member of Friends of Vietnam Heritage or Vietnam Culture and Life can fill us in. Thanks.

tctaft (elite user) tctaft posted December 30th, 2009 at 2:09 pm to Etiquette. Viewed 91 times. Answered 3 times.

Is there a site for Ho Chi Minh City city to this one for Ha Noi? Yes, I know they also have So Saigon, but it's not as popular and used as frequently as TNH.

Journeyman Journeyman posted December 30th, 2009 at 4:26 pm to Etiquette. Viewed 99 times. Answered 5 times.

Just wondering how it looks/sounds at Vincom? Does the 3D work? Are the english subtitles obscured by the Vietnamese? Technical aspects aside does it work as a movie?

carrie carrie posted December 27th, 2009 at 6:13 pm to Etiquette. Viewed 57 times. Answered 3 times.

Hi, I'm looking for a propoganda art t-shirt to buy as a present. I found one shop near the cathedral, but I'm sure there are more out there. Does anyone know of anymore?? thanks.


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