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Saigon and The Mekong

Our time in Vietnam has come and gone, accounted for in numerous bowls of pho, the learning of a couple dozen words in Vietnamese, days spent with cramping backs and butts from a scooter seat, and all the friends we saw and made. 892 more words

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From Two Wheels to Four

With a raft of recent international trade and tax agreements coupled with rising incomes and a growing middle class, owning a car is now within the reach of more Vietnamese people than ever, but is Vietnam ready for the changes ahead?  1,213 more words


Drinking & dining in Saigon's District 2

When eating and drinking in Saigon, don’t believe the guide book: there’s plenty more to this vibrant city than the restaurants and bars of District 1. 1,297 more words

Nibbles & Tipples

Q&A - Mark Wiens

Simon Stanley talks to the Bangkok-based food and travel blogger about his love of chilli peppers, durian, and Southeast Asia’s street food. Photo by Mark Wiens… 1,654 more words


Hanging out in Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC, Vietnam). 

We are currently traveling through Vietnam.  Our first stop was Ho Chi Minh City (formerly Saigon) and the surrounding area, including the Mekong Delta. 335 more words


10 things I have learnt since moving to HCMC, Vietnam

1. It is okay to ride your motorbike on the sidewalk/pavement

There is no better way to say welcome to Vietnam than enduring (surviving) the taxi ride from the airport to district 1. 691 more words


Thank You Klasik

Network Girls would like to thank Klasik Coffee Roasters and NG’s guests for an amazing June event! The chocolate chip cookies, flour-less cake and not to mention, delicious coffee and tea were amazing! 22 more words

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