Nick Ross

Nick Ross

Chief editor and co-founder of Word Vietnam, Nick Ross was born in the humble city of London before moving to the less humble climes of Vietnam. His wanderings have taken him to definitely not enough corners of the globe, but being a constant optimist, he still has hopes.

Wednesday, 04 May 2011 09:11

Buffalo No More

One of Saigon's most photographed and iconic attractions went up in flames late on Tuesday night.

Thursday, 05 February 2009 10:02

Hanoi Nightlife & Restaurant Listings

While most bars close at 12pm, the joints on Ta Hien and Luong Ngoc Quyen manage to prop their shutters open until the early hours.


Friday, 06 February 2009 01:50

A Tale of Two Cities

A city of many faces

The rivalry between Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City is based on more than just history. Think Liverpool and Everton or the Jets and the Giants. Like two local football teams, the supporters are from the same family, but have simply angled their allegiances in a different way.


Friday, 06 February 2009 02:02

Hanoi Facts & Figures

From climate to geographical location, history to colonialism, Vietnam's two great cities are as similar as they are different.

Friday, 06 February 2009 02:30

Laos - The 4,000 Islands

4,000 Islands - a beach in the middle of The Mekong

Where southern Laos meets northern Cambodia, the Mekong River swells to a width of 14km. In its midst are over 4,000 islands, known as Si Phan Don.


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