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The Dry Fruits of Labor

An initiative to help farmers improve income, health by drying fruits and vegetables with solar dryers

Vietnam has a deep love affair with fruit. Everywhere you go—city or countryside—you are overwhelmed by the sheer variety. From the more common mango and coconut, to the (relatively) exotic longan, lychee and dragonfruit. The tropical weather, and […]

By |April 26th, 2018|Features|0 Comments
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Linked In – Playing Greg Norman’s Bluffs Course

THE BLUFFS POSSESSES so many of the traits of a great traditional links golf course – blind tee shots, fast undulating greens, sloping and unpredictable fairways and punishing, sandy rough if you err off line – which is worryingly easy […]

By |August 3rd, 2015|Sports, Travel|0 Comments
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Time to go Dutch: The Bourgondier

Oi Vietnam magazine reviews The Bourgondier Dutch Restaurant in District 7.
By |July 13th, 2015|Restaurant Reviews, Wine & Dine|0 Comments
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The Other Side

Experience the lesser known and unspoiled side of Phu Quoc before it becomes a tourism boomtown

As the ancient bamboo bridge across the ravine began to creak under the weight of the scooter, I started to regret promising my riding companion […]

By |August 24th, 2013|Travel, Travel Features|2 Comments
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Join the Union

Rugby is a sport, a passion, a disease you catch. There is nothing like it on or off the field

The normally peaceful and manicured playing fields of the RMIT campus are slowly beginning to reverberate, gently shuddering in time to […]

By |August 7th, 2013|Features|2 Comments