After leaving the Phu Nhuan District in 2010, it is not often that I actually cross the train tracks, let alone wait for the train, in Saigon anymore. Last Monday was the first time I stopped at a train crossing. I just barely took this photo: Related posts: Only in Vietnam… Coop Mart and Daisen […]
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After being harassed by Evelyn for sending her to a construction site and not Pinky’s a couple months, I finally found one near where I live in District 1. Pinky’s is one place where you can get a good ice cream sandwich. I think they are better here then at Bud’s Ice Cream. Several Pinky’s have shut down in the last year but new ones have replaced them. They are more “mom and daughter” shops anymore. Prices are good but you will need to scream for service.
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I met my Vietnamese friend at the Vincom Center today. Vincom has one of the best food courts in Vietnam with a large selection of restaurants including Carl’s Jr., Popeyes, and many others. I still say that tourists should skip the backpacker area and buy their meals here. Better quality, lower prices, better customer service, […]
It is time again to register for the 5th installment of Barcamp Saigon. It will be held again at RMIT in South Saigon on December 11, 2011, from 8:00 AM until 5:00 PM. You can register here at this web address: http://www.barcampsaigon.com/register/ I will be attending this Barcamp to set up the first Saigon WordPress User […]
Barcamp Saigon 4 is being organized. It will take place at RMIT on July 24, 2011. Registration is now open so you should signup at this URL: http://www.barcampsaigon.com/?page_id=37 More information about Barcamp Saigon can be found at this web address: http://www.saigonbarcamp.org Related posts: Using Ubuntu Linux at the American International School Barcamp Saigon a Huge […]
Good luck to the IT community up in Hanoi, Vietnam, tomorrow with Barcamp Hanoi 2009. I hope to catch some of the events live over Twitter tomorrow. Event information Date: Sunday, April 19, 2009 Time: 8.30AM to 5.00PM Location: RMIT International University, Hanoi Campus – 2/2C Van Phuc Compound, Kim Ma street, Hanoi. [Google Maps] […]