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Pelmeni at CCCP Saigon

CCCP Saigon – Russian restaurant with grechka

Four the last four years, one of my main staples for dinner was grechka, buckwheat barley. It was an inexpensive protein easily bought in Kazakhstan and China. When I moved back to Saigon, Vietnam, a month ago, it never crossed my mind to bring some grechka with me from Shanghai. And yes, I really missed […]

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Tan Son Nhat International Airport (October, 2016)

Another departure from Tan Son Nhat International Airport again. I never like leaving Vietnam so departing from this airport can be a bit gloomy for me. I think I have now departed from each gate with 10 airlines.  Today I flew on China Southern Flight CZ368 to Guangzhou, China, then transferring to Shanghai. Today was […]

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