Vietnam

Vietnam's New E-Visa Scheme Should Make Moving Easier

Vietnam as is not the most popular expat destination, primarily because of its turbulent past. In the last 30 years, this nation has been trying to recover from several challenges, including the ravages of war, and the lack of financial support from the Soviet Bloc, a tradit   more ...


Vietnam - Recommended Blogs

At Expat Focus, we like to be on the lookout for resources around the web that could help prospective expats adjust to their new countries. Today, we   more ...

Interview With Ronald Saw And Ursula Inta, International School Teachers

What motivated you to move from New Zealand to live and work in Vietnam?

Ursula: Ronald and I had always said we'd love to work in Vi   more ...

What Is It Like To Live And Work In Rural Vietnam?

For a long time, and until relatively recently, Vietnam had been associated almost entirely with conflict, trauma, and poverty – the French coloniza   more ...

Top Ten Insider Tips About Vietnam

Since 1986, when the Vietnamese government started a steady process of economic and political reform, the country has not only prospered but opened it   more ...


 
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Lyra Dacio, Ho Chi Minh City

Who are you?

I’m Lyra, a Filipina living in Ho Chi Minh City with my husband and 2 boys.

Where, when and why did you move abroad?

My family moved to Ho Chi Minh City (from the Philippines) in 2009 when my husband found work here.

Leah Clements, Hoi An

Who are you?

Ha ha, just a small opening question to begin with then! You could be a counsellor! My name is Leah and I'm an integrative coun   more ...

Kerri Loughran, Ho Chi Minh City

Who are you?

I’m a British Expat, living and working in HCMC, Vietnam. I graduated with a degree in English Literature from Lancaster Univ   more ...

Michael Tatarski, Ho Chi Minh City

My name is Michael Tatarski. I am a 22 year-old American from New Orleans who is teaching English in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. I attended the Univers   more ...