Authentic Vietnamese food at Quán 94

This is exactly the kind of place where you must go for lunch or dinner in Ho Chi Minh City. It’s not your standard western restaurant, but it’s the real deal. No AC, just fans. Simple ingredients, simple kitchen, simple setting and simply delicious. The ritual goes as follows: you sit down, they bring you…

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Crossing the road in Saigon

Crossing the road in Saigon can be a scary experience for foreigners. Remember the scene at the beginning of Mulan when the grandma crossed the road with the cricket? That’s it. There aren’t many zebra crossings and red lights, and when there are, 50% of vehicle drivers don’t even acknowledge them. The best way to go…

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Trendy restaurant in Saigon: Cục Gạch Quán

Since the day I landed in Ho Chi Minh City, everyone’s been telling me I have to check out this really good Vietnamese restaurant that’s become trendy since Brad and Angelina ate there once. The wait wasn’t long: my aunt took me on day 4 of my stay, promising me some authentic and delicious Vietnamese…

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Hello Sài Gòn

I’m in Vietnam for a couple of weeks to celebrate Chinese New Year, Tết, with my family. Follow my adventures on Instagram (  ) and obviously I will keep you updated on the blog ;) Chúc Mừng Năm Mới

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