Khumbu (elite user) Khumbu posted May 26th, 2008 at 8:41 pm to Etiquette. Viewed 23310 times. Answered 53 times.

Can anyone recommend a place to buy luxurious quality, pure cotton bed sheets - that are vaguely reasonably priced? Also, pillows? Thanks

Tangers Tangers posted July 8th, 2010 at 1:35 pm to Etiquette. Viewed 4004 times. Answered 3 times.

Does anyone know the going/average rate for babysitting. This is not for nannying its to come over on an occasional basis and sit the kids while we go out to dinner etc.

735684248 735684248 posted July 3rd, 2018 at 7:04 am to Etiquette. Viewed 207 times. Answered once.

where to buy magnet in Vietnam, or please tell me where are those wholesaler, Thank you !

johnspud johnspud posted December 18th, 2017 at 6:29 am to Etiquette. Viewed 639 times. Answered once.

Where can I get either a handheld magnifying glass or strong magnified readers? My vision has gone downhill recently and I'm having trouble reading.

travelgoddess (elite user) travelgoddess posted April 21st, 2008 at 1:21 pm to Etiquette. Viewed 6926 times. Answered 12 times.

Seriously considering getting a dehumidifier. Is anyone leaving and selling one? Do you know where to buy a small, affordable one? Thanks in advance, Steph

sarahm sarahm posted August 5th, 2011 at 8:03 am to Etiquette. Viewed 9804 times. Answered 22 times.

So my toddler son has put up with 2 years of having his privates pinched and grabbed by complete strangers in the street. What's with this?? At first I though it was a way of determining gender (dressing him in blue and brown doesn't seem to be clear enough). I know this odd behaviour has been inflicted on other Western boys too, and have heard rumours that it's some kind of good luck charm. Huh?? Is it only boys who have to go through this indignity, and is it only foreign boys? Please can somebody enlighten me, before the next person who does it gets their own bollocking in return.

newblueworld newblueworld posted September 26th, 2017 at 9:07 am to Etiquette. Viewed 746 times. Answered once.

First, can anybody link to garbage sorting collecting centers that pay for trash? I often see people digging through trash to take cans and bottles somewhere where it seems they will get paid for them. Where are the biggest locations and what are their names? Second, does anyone know where to dispose of harmful (electronic) trash like batteries, light bulbs, and things that contain chemicals? After reading this question already asked on TNH, I understand how most people sort their trash (or not at all). https://tnhvietnam.xemzi.com/tw/hanoi/aska/answers/qid/1921 I want to create a map with all of the garbage collection sites (addresses, opening hours, how to sort, and costs per material).

twodustyfeet twodustyfeet posted August 6th, 2017 at 3:44 pm to Etiquette. Viewed 1063 times. Answered 3 times.

I currently live in a place with wooden shutters on the windows. I find it inconvenient to wake up to a dark room and have to open the shutters every morning. Does anyone leave their shutters open ask the time and just rely on glass windows or is this considered unsafe? No neighbours leave their shutters open overnight..

jhana jhana posted December 19th, 2008 at 12:14 pm to Etiquette. Viewed 13845 times. Answered 13 times.

Does anyone know where to get a good ao dai made? I went to some shops on Kim Ma last night with vietnamese collegue and they were in the 1 - 2 million range. Or a plainer one for about 700-800k. There were many Vietnamese in these shops, but this price still seems so expensive to me! Help??

arctictis (elite user) arctictis posted June 19th, 2008 at 5:01 pm to Etiquette. Viewed 11080 times. Answered 13 times.

Other than the few baskets and shops on the northwest corner of HK lake, does anyone know where there's a tobacconist selling good cigars? (Preferably cheaply?)

sarjento sarjento posted February 3rd, 2010 at 3:09 pm to Etiquette. Viewed 7442 times. Answered 5 times.

Looking for Jacuzzi, sauna, steam room in Hanoi. I go to a gym I'm happy with, that doesn't have a jacuzzi, sauna or steam room. Occasionally, I want to use a jacuzzi, steam room, and sauna. I understand this means paying a daily free (not being a member). What hotels are reasonable in price about this. I assume these will be in "hotel gyms" that often have these facilities. Thanks.

the globe the globe posted November 18th, 2015 at 4:27 pm to Etiquette. Viewed 3415 times. Answered twice.

what are the good dating websites to find our soul mates/lovers in Vietnam? I am serious :>

grbox2001 grbox2001 posted July 3rd, 2009 at 10:32 pm to Etiquette. Viewed 11550 times. Answered 7 times.

Where is the large fabric market? It's in a building several floors and at least one level has only fabric. I've been there before, but I don't remember where it is. Does anyone know the name of it and or the street it's on? I know this information has been posted before because I've seen it, but now that I need it I can't find it. I searched ANH using the words: fabric, material, market, shopping, and tailor.

Luci1 Luci1 posted June 25th, 2008 at 1:04 pm to Etiquette. Viewed 10598 times. Answered 14 times.

Can anyone recommend good hair salons that will do a good cut and highlights

FinnMove FinnMove posted September 24th, 2011 at 1:53 pm to Etiquette. Viewed 5262 times. Answered 24 times.

I had a cleaning lady visiting first time in my apartment. And when she was leaving I offered her some food products which the old tenant had left behind (cookies, several type of tea bags, some instat coffee bags = all the backages were opened, but the individual packages were closed/sealed). I think she didn't quite understand what I was trying (she called someone, and after a while she left without taking anything). Should I try to offer those things again to her, but how? Or should I just throw them away (I mean if she is taking it as an insult to offer food products)?

NickinNam NickinNam posted October 12th, 2011 at 6:10 pm to Etiquette. Viewed 7978 times. Answered 59 times.

I went to meet a friend for lunch today. As I arrived, he was at the cash register paying, looking a bit green. He saw something seriously unsanitary going on in this medium priced venue, in full public view (plates being scraped, the garnished being preserved, and new food going on the same unwashed plate to a new table). The manager arrived at the cash register. He explained what he saw. Here's the question: She had this look on her face like "yeah, I know exactly what you're talking about" and she immediately got his bill, and gave him back his money for the time he had spent there before my arrival (some VND 145,000). But she didn't give any indication it would never happen again. It kind of just felt like "yeah, we do that here, sorry if you're grossed out, but here...

Brighde Brighde posted April 25th, 2009 at 10:52 am to Etiquette. Viewed 3241 times. Answered 19 times.

Hey.. Are there any vegans in Hanoi?

mcao1 mcao1 posted May 26th, 2008 at 2:13 pm to Etiquette. Viewed 9084 times. Answered 9 times.

Is anyone currently living in Ciputra villa (not apartment). Im just wondering how is the house condition, maintenance service, surrounding space and how convenient for you to go on with daily chores (groceries shopping, outdoor activities, neighbours). Really appreciate your shared info.

ckofs ckofs posted July 26th, 2008 at 8:55 am to Etiquette. Viewed 4144 times. Answered 9 times.

Im coming out to hanoi next month and i was going to get myself a motorbike. I have a UK full driving licence so what size bike can i have upto. If i wanted a bigger bike are there such things as bike tests in Vietnam?

mikemcdonald25 mikemcdonald25 posted September 12th, 2008 at 10:01 pm to Etiquette. Viewed 8799 times. Answered 7 times.

I am looking for an acupuncture specialist. I have heard there is a really good lady here in Ha Noi that a lot of expats use but I can't get her address. Help appreciated.

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