Monthly Archives: November 2011

How to Get a Motorbike License in HCMC

Reposting this from our neighbourhood group email.  Thanks Nathan for allowing me to repost this and possibly help foreigners who are interested in getting a motorbike license in Saigon. GETTING TWO WHEELER MOTORBIKE LICENSE Note: You need to have your … Continue reading

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Saigon Children’s Charity Christmas Cards

It’s 26 days before Christmas and I haven’t sent out Christmas cards to friends and family back home!  Good thing I was able to get cards from the Saigon Children’s Charity from the SSIS Bazaar last Saturday. I got a … Continue reading

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Wear White on Thursday

In celebration of World Aids Day, the RMIT spearheaded by AIESEC will be holding an event called WHITE DAY on Thursday, December 1, 2011 from 11 am to 3 pm. This is to raise awareness on AIDS and give importance in … Continue reading

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Meet Celine!

Celine joined the My Favorite Things contest and won the 200,000 VND gift certificate from Vietnam Quilts.  🙂 She’s a weekday engineer and a weekend diva!  Gifted with killer vocals, she lends her talent to their office band and Music Ministry … Continue reading

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SSIS PTA Charity Bazaar 2011

Since we got here in 2009, my friends and I have always been present in the SSIS PTA Charity Bazaar. 🙂  It’s really difficult to resist going to bazaars and seeing lots of nice stuff to buy in just one … Continue reading

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Bayong ni Kikay

Just got back from the SSIS Bazaar (more on that later) and would just like to share a good find being sold by our fellow kababayans (Filipinos), Bayong ni Kikay. They’re selling sturdy bayongs (weaved bags) with a “kikay” (dainty) … Continue reading

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Christmas Cards from Saigon Children’s Charity

It’s Christmas time once again and I’m on the search for Christmas cards to send to family and friends back home.  Been seeing a lot of nice ones along Nguyen Du St. but I’m resisting the urge to buy because … Continue reading

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