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Gon - Southern street food vibes in Hanoi

What I miss mostly after saying goodbye to my 8-year life in Saigon? FOOD, of course, especially street food. After seeing the menu, my first impression is that Gon possibly can satisfy my Saigon street food’s craving. 465 more words


Peter Eats 3rd Trimester Duck Abortion

Here’s your scenario:

You wake up. It’s a normal morning and you need to make breakfast before you head off to work. After you freshen up, you trudge downstairs to make yourself an omelet. 742 more words


Minnesota-Trained Doctor To Launch To Space Station

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — An astronaut trained as a doctor in Minnesota is set to go into space next week.

Dr. Kjell Lindgren will be part of NASA’s Expedition 44/45 launch on July 22. 116 more words


miss saigon

Ho Chi Minh City, formerly known as Saigon, was my next stop after Hanoi. As I stepped off the plane, I was relieved by the cool climate – only 37 degrees Celsius!! 358 more words

Man Recovering After Getting Arm Stuck In Conveyor Belt

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Crews rescued a man from a factory in Minneapolis after he got his arm caught in a conveyor belt early Friday morning. 61 more words


It is definitely the rainy season

I look down at my phone for a minute over lunch, then look back up and it’s suddenly raining.  Typical Saigon in July.

5 minutes later it was all clear to walk back to the office.


Saigon is officially known as Ho Chi Minh City, but all the locals refer to it by its old name – Saigon. It was only a four hour bus ride from Mui Ne – our shortest bus ride yet and the first time we arrived within a 100 meters from our hotel. 896 more words