Thanks to Lee, my friend who helped me find Ha Lan last weekend, I can now add a new quiet coffee shop to my list of places to spend a couple hours in each week here in Saigon. Tiamo Coffee shop is a relatively new coffee shop located on the outskirts of Saigon in the Binh Thanh District. It is in indoor/outdoor coffee shop with plenty of comfortable seating.
The owners of Tiamo seem to have lived in Europe for a part of their lives, not confirmed though. They have many vintage records, cameras and I think record players. Last night when I visited Tiamo, the Beattle’s Greatest Hits were being played. The owners are quite nice, there is even a nice “weiner” dog roaming the coffee shop, a scene you do not see in Saigon everyday.
There is no air conditioning but no worries. On the hottest day (more…)