travelgoddess (elite user) travelgoddess posted March 17th, 2007 at 6:20 pm to Culture. Viewed 289 times. Answered twice.

Does anyone know where I can get my ears waxed in Hanoi? (as weird as that may sound, I heard (haha) that its great!)

de2facon (elite user) de2facon posted February 19th, 2007 at 6:20 am to Culture. Viewed 372 times. Answered twice.

Has anyone visited the Ecole Francaise d'Extreme Oriens (EFEO)library at 54 Ngo Ha Hoi? I'm interested in stopping by on a return visit to Ha Noi later this year and will be grateful for any information or comments. There is a short article about the EFEO on Vietnam Pathfinder website. Thanks in advance.

erichdewald erichdewald posted February 19th, 2007 at 2:57 pm to Shopping. Viewed 285 times. Answered once.

Anyone know good places to buy ethnic minority textiles/fabrics in Hanoi, especially places that might have fair trade/sustainable development fabrics and textiles? Cheers

vickyah vickyah posted December 28th, 2006 at 5:39 pm to Shopping. Viewed 246 times. Answered 4 times.

hi - does anyone know a good physio or personal sports trainer? I dislocated my knee before I came out to live here and I need to build up it's strengh again before I tackle any trekking or hashes. Vicky

ErinLee ErinLee posted November 30th, 2006 at 4:54 pm to Shopping. Viewed 217 times. Answered twice.

Just moved to Hanoi and I'm looking to buy a Chinese style bike, either new or used. Any recommendations on good places to buy one? And how much should I expect to pay? Thanks so much. I'm a bit clueless about all of this.

travelgoddess (elite user) travelgoddess posted October 25th, 2006 at 11:03 pm to Culture. Viewed 442 times. Answered 4 times.

Non-stick women's clothes Will be in Hanoi for 1-3 months and would prefer to buy clothes once I am there and slightly more settled than bring oodles of stuff with me. BUT, my one experience living in Asia was Taiwan a few years back and I had a very hard time finding clothes that fit. I am not terribly picky, would even settle for Gap or Old Navyish solid color casual clothes if need be. Wondering what the experiences of the other western women in Hanoi is re this matter. Thanks in advance, D

granteralus (elite user) granteralus posted September 12th, 2006 at 7:54 pm to Culture. Viewed 418 times. Answered 3 times.

What jobs can be obtained by foreigners in Vietnam, other than teaching English? While spending a year in Hanoi, almost everyone I met was a teacher, aside from a few NGO workers and the occasional engineer. I'm curious to see what other oportunities there are, so please share your experiences...

philippe philippe posted May 25th, 2006 at 8:54 pm to Culture. Viewed 1648 times. Answered 8 times.

I've just arrived in Hanoi, and I'm finding some of the information in this forum very useful. Can I ask you guys - what are they smoking in those big bamboo pipes? I see them all over the place.

dutch dutch posted May 22nd, 2006 at 11:40 pm to Shopping. Viewed 233 times. Answered 4 times.

Which phone card is the best to get?

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