Monthly Archives: December 2012

What’s the last Word in 2012?

With all the holiday preparations, I almost forgot to feature the latest from Word HCMC. 🙂 Can’t believe 2013 is rolling in tomorrow already!  How did that happen?!?!  Are you getting ready to watch the fireworks at Saigon Skydeck? Actually, … Continue reading

Posted in Sharing Saigon, Spills | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Where to stay in Dalat?

I love hotels but staying in one can be quite pricey if you plan to stay for a number of days in a place and since we were with a huge group, we opted to stay at a villa-turned-hotel in … Continue reading

Posted in Beyond Saigon | Tagged , , | 5 Comments

Christmas Mass in Dalat

Christmas in Saigon has become more festive over the last 3 years we’ve been here but comparing it to the intensity of the Christmas celebration in Manila, it still has a lot of catching up to do.  But of course, … Continue reading

Posted in Beyond Saigon, Spills | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas everyone! Let’s all remember what this season is all about. Celebrating Christmas in a surprisingly chilly Dalat and Catholic community! Happy birthday My Lord and Savior!

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Ice Skating, anyone? (Seen in Saigon)

It’s almost Christmas but the temperature in Saigon is still summery.  So, if you want to beat the heat without driving far from the city, might as well check out Crescent mall and try their mini skating rink. The rink … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Christmas Mass Schedule

In just 4 days, we shall be celebrating Christmas! Still unfinished with your Christmas shopping?  Do drop by at the Christmas Fair by some 70 orphanages tomorrow, December 22 at Ton Duc Thang, District 1, HCMC from 9 am – 6 pm.  Proceeds … Continue reading

Posted in Exploring Saigon | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Are you too chicken?

For the longest time, KFC has been lording over the fast food chains serving chicken.  But 2012 — inspite of it being the year of the Water Dragon, 😛  is actually the year of the chicken — at least in … Continue reading

Posted in Gastronomic Delights | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments