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Hanoi

Halong Bay, Vietnam.

Asia

Beyond the cities: Asia's top 10 must-do excursions

From beaches to bays, mountains to caves, it's always worth stepping outside the capital cities, writes Kerry van der Jagt.

Restaurants

I know this great little place ...

Jimmy Pham.

Frog hot pot is one of Hanoi's best-kept food secrets and Truc Bach street is where you find it.

South-east Asia

Gatsby glamour, Asia-style

The Great Gatsby

Michael Gebicki imagines the sort of classic hotels Jay Gatsby would have loved.

Vietnam

A fast, vast steel spine

North and south ... the SE1 steams along the Vietnam coast.

Mark Smith travels the length of Vietnam on the Reunification Railway, from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City.

More stories on Hanoi

Photo galleries

World's best free attractions

Where to? Mystery tours are back in fashion.

Backpacker blogger Ben Groundwater names the best free attractions around the world.

Travellers Tips

Tripologist

On the rail trail in Vietnam

Tripologist We will be in Hanoi for the New Year and then wish to travel by rail to Ho Chi Minh City. Should we book and pay for our tickets now?

Tips

World's top 10 worst cities for pickpockets

Oliver musical Artful Dodger

Where there are tourists, there are people seeking to exploit them.

Map of Hanoi

Travel News

Fuel pump fault causes Qantas A380 to turn back mid-flight

qantas

GOYA DMYTRYSHCHAK 12:05pm | A Qantas flight from Los Angeles to Melbourne was forced to turn back mid-air because of a fuel pump fault.

I know this great little place: Roberta Sudbrack

NINA KARNIKOWSKI | When Roberta Sudbrack opened her self-titled restaurant in Rio, she brought to her kitchen the skills learnt from seven years' cooking at Brazil's presidential palace and her love of organic produce.

Frequent Flyer: Simon Westcott

JANE REDDY | Simon Westcott is the owner and chief executive LUXE City Guides.

Traveller letters: Thanks for the disloyalty, Qantas

An experience that reinforces last week's comment that Qantas does not care about its loyal Frequent Flyer members.

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