Tag Archives: Lunar New Year

Dragon Dance Level Up

Even back in Manila and while working in China Town for a few years, I have had my share of dragon dance during the celebration of the Lunar New Year. Even street children join in the festivities. When we moved … Continue reading

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Saigon Spring Flowers

I love South Vietnam’s spring flowers called Ochna integerrima according to Wikipedia. Or the hoa mai in Vietnamese or the English Mickey Mouse plant. Just found this odd bloom as it has white and yellow in one branch. During Tet, they’re … Continue reading


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Are you ready for TET?

What I like about the TET season is that, not only do we get lots of free time to go on a vacation but Vietnam suddenly breaks out into color.  It’s also the time you’ll see that buildings get a … Continue reading

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