Monthly Archives: August 2015

Meet Sapa’s Ultimate Guide

(Oi Vietnam, August 2015) A few dozen groggy tourists shuffle off the sleeper train and board a transfer bus to Sapa, one of Vietnam’s top destinations. Inaudible slurs on the bus develop into excited chatter as they beam at guidebook photographs of terraced rice paddies swirling around lush green hills, a trademark image of the […]

Men Under The Knife in Vietnam

(AsiaLIFE, August 2015) A surge in plastic surgery in Vietnam over the past decade has not been exclusive to women. Lorcan Lovett finds out why men are going under the knife and what they’re getting done. A teenager plunged a photograph of a Korean pop star in the face of a plastic surgeon not so […]