Shri Restaurant and Lounge

This month Shri invites you to their newly refurbished dining room and the launch of a new a la carte menu, with a 270 degree view of the city. Chef Javier Gomez has created a contemporary menu that combines his culinary skills from Europe and his passion for Vietnamese flavours. From 12th November to 20th November, Shri offers 50% off … Read more

Mid-Autumn Retreat

Make memories at Vietnam’s historic ancient gem The mid-autumn festival is just a month away; where families come together to celebrate the full moon and the period of the wet rice cultivation. During this time, families gather around the table to enjoy mooncakes and oolong tea under the sparkle of the lunar full moon. However, … Read more

Sunil Sharpe

When Sunil Sharpe starts talking, it’s hard to get him to stop. From the ideal design for a DJ booth to techno’s resurgence, the Dublin DJ and producer has much to say on many subjects. Right now, plenty of people want to know more about Sharpe. Long a fixture at techno haunts here, his diary … Read more

Get The Party Started

That 50th Birthday Party When planning the perfect birthday surprise party, don’t forget to check this off your list Working in the catering hospitality industry, I sometimes have things happen that I really want to share with the world… after all, stories are meant to be told. Recently, I was asked to organize a 50th birthday … Read more

Magic Bus Saigon

The Magic Bus leaves on Sunday morning 10 am from Saigon to Binh Chau Beach, returning at 10 pm. Free-flow beers & soft drinks, all-you-can-eat BBQ, vegetables & fruit….and dance music! For more information and ticket sales contact Kim (+84 934 111 200) or Holly (+84 934 177 530) or visit  

The Great Pretender

The practice of selling fake liquor is all too common In a bar somewhere on Bui Vien, after drinking a few shots of Johnnie Walker Gold Label Reserve, Jeff (name has been changed to protect his identity) decided it was time to call it a night, feeling slightly worse for wear as is usual when … Read more