Motorbike Rental in Sapa

Full Guide to Motorbike Rental in SaPa SaPa is high up on the tourist bucket list when it comes to Vietnam and renting a motorbike in SaPa is a popular choice. You have the freedom to roam around the town and into the countryside for some of the best sightseeing. Your first choice is whether […]

Places to Teach English in Vietnam: Top 3

Places to Teach English in Vietnam

There are a number of different places to teach English in Vietnam. As a result, choosing a destination to settle and start your English teaching career can be a challenge. From north to south, there are villages, towns, and cities seeking native-speaking English teachers. All of whom offer very different experiences and lifestyles to foreign […]

Top 5 English Teaching Jobs in Vietnam 2020

Teachers at APAX English on Teachers Day

Teaching jobs in Vietnam have grown considerably over the last decade because of economic growth and heightened demand for an English speaking generation. As a result, native-speaking English teachers are arriving in Vietnam from all over the globe to teach English as a second language. All who decide to make the big move to Vietnam […]

Cost of Living in Vietnam vs Teaching Salary

Cost of living in Vietnam

Compared to the western world, the cost of living in Vietnam is extremely low. Because Vietnam is still underdeveloped in many ways, those who choose to live here compromise the living conditions they’re used too. However, over the last decade, this has changed considerably. Vietnam now has one of the fastest-growing economies in the world. […]

What Teaching in Vietnam is Really Like

Ellie with English students in Hanoi

Teaching English in Vietnam may sound like a crazy idea. However, over the last decade, the demand for native-speaking English Teachers has grown considerably. Due to significant economic growth, there is a need for a generation of English speaking Viets thus the teaching communities in Vietnam’s major cities have multiplied in size. At Rent A […]

Lucky Money / Li Xi: The Story

red envelope

Lucky Money / Li Xi  When visiting Vietnam during the first few days of Tết (Lunar New Year) you may wonder why you see young children eagerly receiving small red envelopes from adults. The envelopes are not empty and there is something inside. It is ‘li xi’ (lucky money) or ‘tien mung tuoi’ (meaning happy […]

Finding a Good Mechanic in Hanoi

Finding a good mechanic in Hanoi

If you have bought your own motorbike, sooner or later you will need to get it serviced. You will probably not have much experience with different mechanics in Vietnam and you may not know a good mechanic in Hanoi. Nor may you know the true cost of spare parts labor and repairs. This is a […]

Da Nang Motorbike Rental

The coastal city of Da Nang and its surrounding areas are best explored by renting a motorbike. Da Nang is one of the number one destinations in Vietnam. When you drive along the coastal city, there are various things you can do when traveling by motorbike such as visit the beaches, drive up to Hoi […]

Cambridge Mask Co: Rentabike Review

New to the pollution protection market, Cambridge Mask Co has introduced an innovative range of pollution masks. All of which are designed to provide the utmost protection against the negative effects of air pollution at an affordable price. As a heavily flooded market, Cambridge Mask Co aims to offer quality protection that is available to […]

Pollution Masks: Rent A Bike Store

The air quality in Vietnam is decreasing, and as a result pollution masks are becoming ever more important. When riding a motorbike in Vietnam, it is evident how polluted the air in major cities is. Without a mask, you can literally taste the chemicals in the air. Major cities aside, it is also important to […]