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Our final day in Vietnam: Take two

We arrived in Saigon Wednesday morning with plans to see the city for a few days before heading to Phnom Penh (Cambodia) on Saturday. We did a walking tour of the city, ate some great food, and, let’s be honest, did a lot of resting. 497 more words


hellofromHCMC. Ho Chi Minh City: Planning your trip

Actually, I’m posting this from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia as I’ve been posted here for work for the next half a year but that’s a story for another day :D… 1,063 more words

Good morning, Cao Dai

Few days ago I landed in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam to start my journey through SE Asia. Here’s the first highlight: the main Cao Dai temple, which I visited yesterday for the midday mass. 58 more words

New Adventure

Paris of the East....

15th September 2014 – 17th September 2014
Eco Backpackers Hostel, HCMC, South Vietnam

For the first time since leaving sunny old England, I am actually writing a post on this blog about the place I am at, rather than finding time to summarise about events 2 weeks later. 1,104 more words


Vacancies on the Board of Directors of HHS, Inc.

Hennepin Healthcare System, Inc. (HHS), doing business as Hennepin County Medical Center, is a public corporation operated as a subsidiary of Hennepin County. Its purpose is to engage in the organization and delivery of health care and related services to the general public, including the indigent as defined by state and federal law as determined by the Hennepin County Board of Commissioners, and to conduct related programs of education and research. 187 more words


Day 248: Coffee to Go

The small, gasoline powered scooter is the heartbeat of Ho Chi Minh City, pulsing down the streets by the millions, surging, slowing, swerving and stopping. Everyone it seems has a scooter and they use them for everything: to transport families of five, to nap upon, to lounge on with a newspaper and a smoke, to transport large loads and newborn babies. 14 more words