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[Covid-19] What is Vietnam doing differently compared to the Philippines?

A friend from the Philippines sent me this update on Covid-19 Cases in the ASEAN region. And at this time, Vietnam has a total of 268 cases with 198 recovered. She was asking what is Vietnam doing differently compared to … Continue reading

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Rants and ramblings on Covid-19

As of writing this entry, Vietnam has 251 Covid-19 cases with 126 recovered. The kids have been off school since Tet Holidays. So that’s 79 days. And we’ve been working from home for 3 weeks already. Vietnam has been on … Continue reading

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Philippines, Vietnam, and the Universe

It’s been a while since I last posted (obviously) and even missed my blog anniversary! Hello Saigon turned 8 in November and yup, this blog is still alive. It’s just that there are things I want to write about but … Continue reading

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PSK Christmas Promo

I can’t recommend enough the use of Essential Oils and how it has helped in the overall wellness of our family. I really started out as a skeptic and even in my oily journey, I really check, double-check things because … Continue reading

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6 in 11.11.16

And now Hello Saigon turns 6 years. It’s been a wonderful journey and I really am surprised I’ve kept this blog for this long. As I quietly celebrate Hello Saigon’s 6th year, I’d like to thank all that have dropped … Continue reading

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You know you’re in Vietnam when…

Well… at least in Ho Chi Minh City… You have to leave your footwear by the door upon entering a home. Not unusual to do so as well when entering a shop. You realize that you’re in a different pair … Continue reading

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Lost Your Passport? What to Do?

Okay so you lost your Philippine Passport in Vietnam, what do you do? To make matters worse, you have a scheduled trip home too and you have to get back to Vietnam because of work 2 weeks after you get … Continue reading

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Philippine Consular Mission in 2014

Just spreading the word for this year’s Consular Mission. The schedule is as follows: March 22-23 June 21-22 September 20-21 December 13-14 The time is from 9 am to 12 NN and 1:30 to 5PM. The venue will be at … Continue reading

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Sunsets and Sunrises in Mui Ne

Nope, hubby and I do not aspire to be professional photographers because we’re way off course. But we do enjoy taking photos so the following photos are no way taken by trying hard photographers, okay? I just want to share … Continue reading

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Book Spine Poetry 2

The realm of possibility — We’ll meet again one day. The happiness project final target: Love. —— I had to raid my friend, Ria’s book collection to come up with this.  She has such wonderful positive books!  Love that I’ve … Continue reading

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