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Street vendor or "trick venture"?

Street vendors using scams to rip off foreign visitors around the Old Quarter in Hanoi – the capital city of Vietnam – has always been a pressing problem in the last few years and still been waiting for an optimal solution. 518 more words

Travel

a la carte

For nine years the food cart has stood on the corner of the seaside market. People bring her their troubles; she takes them all. She takes them, and transforms them. 112 more words

Daily Stories

Book Review: Sidewalk City - Remapping Public Space in Ho Chi Minh City

It was with enthusiasm that I purchased and read this book by Professor Annette Kim about the sidewalk in Ho Chi Minh City. As a native Vietnamese lived and breathed Saigon’s air for the first sixteen years of my life, this book still brought new insights about the way I should look at and understand sidewalk in Saigon. 205 more words

Books

From Street to Restaurants, Jakarta's Food

Like everywhere else, Jakarta has a vast array of food.

Unique to Jakarta however, in its preeminent position as the capital of Indonesia, is the wealth of food from around the archipelago  that finds its way into the mixing pot that is the the Little Durian, and the local cuisine, known as Betawi cuisine. 465 more words

Society

lioncityboyzach reblogged this on The Heartlander Overseas and commented:

Reblogged from my other blog The Heartlander Tourist. Originally posted: 11 June 2015 Original content on this blog returns: 1 November 2017

The Redneck Kosher Hotdog

The other day I was down in the “Boro” and decided to stop in at the Home Improvement Warehouse on the parkway to check for a light fixture. 479 more words

Humor