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Food Trip: Co Ba Xu Quang

After Tet, work came in torrents. And it looks like there’s no stopping yet. And since we are still in a festive mood, my team mates in the office had lunch out in Co Ba Xu Quang right in front … Continue reading

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Sights of Tet

What a long holiday! Not that I’m complaining but it would have been better if Saigon was business as usual during Tet. On Tet Eve, we checked in a hotel near the fireworks and spent the afternoon walking along Flower … Continue reading

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Flower Street 2016

Last year, I brought my kids in tow to the Flower Street which is part of the Tet celebration. They were not really happy. Boys! And this year, am not sure if I can bring them again so I decided … Continue reading

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Tet 2016 at Crescent

Just sharing with you the scenes of Tet 2016 in Crescent. Haven’t visited during the evening though, am sure it’ll be a sight to see too! Can’t wait to see District 1 Flower Festival! The Crescent Residence area is now … Continue reading

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Saigon Heat vs Pilipinas MX3 Kings

A couple weeks ago on my birthday, we watched the basketball match between Saigon Heat and Pilipinas MX3 Kings. While we were waiting for the game to start, I was looking for familiar players from my country. I’ve been out … Continue reading

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Food Trip: Loving Hut

A few weeks ago, we had a vegan lunch. Having lived in Vietnam, there is no escape eating veggies. Loving Hut is found in a hem (as usual) off Dien Bien Phu. And if not for our office lunch, I’d … Continue reading

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Book Street

Every year, during Tet season, a street is turned into a book street. Before, it was Mac Thi Buoi but for a couple of years now, it’s Nguyen Van Binh. This time, it took a month’s work to transform the … Continue reading

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GrabTaxi No More

After my blog post 3 months ago on Grab Taxi, much has changed. There’s no more option for Sieu Re for one thing and was replaced with GrabCar. Testing it this morning showed that my usual route using GrabCar costs … Continue reading

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Xin chao, 2016!

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Sights of Christmas

Haven’t really been going around much to see the sights so these are just some scenes of Christmas I’ve been seeing near work and our home. Hope everyone is gearing up for Christmas! Am excited that Christmas is upon us! … Continue reading

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