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Downtown Saigon Tour (Saigon Opera House & L'Usine)

Part 3 of 5

Saturday, 04 October 2014

I read about this cafeteria from The Gypsy Gals blog and was so intrigued by the raves of one of the bloggers that I included it in my itinerary. 776 more words

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Downtown Saigon Tour (Saigon Notre Dame Basilica & Central Post Office)

Part 2 of 5

Saturday, 04 October 2014

My next destination was the Saigon Notre Dame Basilica, some 500 meters north of the Palace. Vietnam probably is the next most Catholic nation in Southeast Asia after the Philippines. 508 more words

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Downtown Saigon Tour (Independence Palace)

Part 1 of 5

Saturday, 04 October 2014

With the help of Google maps, I got to Ben Thanh Market, Reunification Palace, Saigon Notre Dame Basilica, Central Post Office and Saigon Opera House with ease. 371 more words

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The Hack Is Working

Saturday, October 4, 2014

My internal alarm had gone off shortly after 7 am. My eyelids protested against my mind’s coaxing to read the messages my phone accumulated during my two-hour shutdown. 599 more words

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Is this the most cringeworthy safety video ever made?

A ferry company has produced what might just be the most embarrassing passenger safety video ever created. 131 more words

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My Patience Was Being Tried

Saturday, 04 October 2014

In hindsight, the little waiting game I had with taxi drivers in Makati was, in a way, a good thing for I didn’t have to wait eons in at NAIA for our departure. 1,238 more words

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Someone's Hands Were at Work Tonight

Friday, October 3, 2014

I was done packing by six in the evening and met my good friend Cha at Mom and Tina’s Café for my “travel allowance.” Thinking that I still had enough time for the 10:55-pm flight, I sat with her at the next-door Vietnamese restaurant, Ba Noi’s, as she ate dinner. 978 more words

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