Category: Vietnam

The Refinery, Saigon

Given my seemingly insurmountable blog backlog of almost half a year, I’m endeavoring to celebrate “Throwback Thursdays” by writing about something that I had long been meaning to, but had put off for one reason or another. First up for...

Trois Gourmands, Saigon

In the residential area of District Two, twenty minutes away from the busy center of Ho Chi Minh City, one can have a luxurious multi-course French dinner nonpareil. As with many of Southeast Asia’s fine dining gems, Trois Gourmands is...

The Lunch Lady, Saigon

The Lunch Lady is a nondescript food stall on the outskirts of District 1 in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. It has become a must-visit attraction in Saigon since being featured in Anthony Bourdain’s No Reservations. With the advent of...

Our Vietnam Vespa Adventure

One of the most highly recommended tour groups in Saigon is Vietnam Vespa Adventures. They offer a variety of day tours and even overnight excursions within and around greater Ho Chi Minh City. I’ve had a lifelong fear of motorbikes,...