Monthly Archives: February 2015

Food Trip: Tuk Tuk Thai Bistro

I forgot how much I love Thai food until I set foot inside Tuk Tuk. Been hearing lots of good feedback about it a few months ago but seriously, Saigon has many terrific restaurant choices that you just can’t choose! So … Continue reading

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The End of Tet 2015

What to do on the last day of the Tet one week holiday? Grab the chance to bike a bit. And I mean a bit. We set lofty goals this morning and it got us back to Phu My Bridge. … Continue reading

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Flower Street 2015

Every time Tet rolls in, I am always excited for the flower displays around the city — particularly in District 1. This year, they had the Flower Street along Ham Nghi. Of course since it’s the year of the goat … Continue reading

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Tet Fireworks 2015

On Tet Eve, we brought our family to District 1 to watch the fireworks display. All we wanted was a high perch to view the night skies unencumbered. We tried watching a couple of years ago along Ham Nghi but … Continue reading

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Chuc Mung Nam Moi 2015!

Can’t believe we’re celebrating our 6th Lunar New Year already in Saigon! Happy Year of the Goat or Sheep!

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Shot from the Spots: Thu Thiem Bridge

So a few weeks back, we had a short trip ’round the city and we ended up over Thu Thiem Tunnel. These days we have perfectly cool morning weather that you don’t realize you’re frying already under the hot sun. … Continue reading

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Food Trip: Hum Vegetarian Restaurant

Friends have been raving about Hum Vegetarian Restaurant but I haven’t had the chance to try it out until last weekend my friend visited from the Philippines and insisted on vegetarian food. I met Josh some 6 years ago in … Continue reading

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