Category Archives: District 1

International Primary School and Asian High School in Saigon

Riding to IPS / AHS in Saigon (video)

Another video I took of my short trip to the International Primary School / Asian High School in District 1. The trip The trip crosses the Calmette Bridge, goes along Ton Duc Thang and then Hai Ba Trung streets. It is a relaxing trip at around 4:30 pm. Traffic is not bad yet but will […]

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Saigon Thu Thiem Tunnel

Thu Thiem Tunnel in Saigon (video)

I am riding through Thu Thiem Tunnel going under the Saigon River from District 2 to District 1 on my Kawasaki Z300. I pass through this tunnel at least twice a week now. It is an interesting ride. Going through the Thu Thiem Tunnel is the fastest way to get from District 1 / District […]

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Photo By Vietcetera

Vietcetera Cafe

This is an article long time in the making. I have spent over a year watching Tam, a friend and fellow University of Washington grad, plan and set up Vietcetera as both a coffee shop and AirBNB hotel. With his partners, he currently runs Vietcetera in three Saigon locations. With his background in Nielsen in […]

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Vegetable Navrathana Korma at Babas Kitchen

Today I tried the Vegetable Navrathana Korma at Babas Kitchen in District 1. It was pretty good though I have a preference for the more spicier vegetable curry. I had this korma with some vegetable samosa and one cafe sua da. Price came roughly 168,000 VND. Related posts: Babas Kitchen (Summer 2016) Scoozi Pizza The […]

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