VIFA (11-14 March 2015),Vietnam International Furniture & Home Accessories Fair,Ho Chi Minh City,Vietnam

VIFA Fair 2015 (11-14 March 2015), Vietnam’s International Furniture & Home Accessories Fair, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

First, let us give you some useful information about the VIFA furniture fair in Vietnam. The official name for Vietnam’s number one Furniture Fair : Vietnam International Furniture & Home Accessories Fair 2015 Abbreviated name: VIFA-EXPO 2015 Dates for this furniture event in Vietnam: 11 – 14 March, 2015 Trade […]

Bike (bicycle) repairs, a great address close to Districts 1, 2, 3 and 4 in Saigon (HCMC): Mr. Tri’s bike shop!

Here is an excellent address to get your bike (pedal bike) repaired or even buy a customized bicycle. After trying out other options in the most obvious places, from the modern and foreign run bike shop in Thao Dien, District 2 to the other more local places around town, mostly […]

Bicycle shop and repairs in Saigon (HCMC) 3


How do you ride a motorcycle in Saigon (HCMC) and live to tell the story?

The convenience offered by motorcycles make them the most preferred mode of transportation for many residents of Saigon, this is because of their reliability, affordability and ease of use. However, there have been a rising number of accidents involving motorcycles in Saigon because of the presence of rogue road users […]

Johnny Hallyday concert at Equatorial Hotel in Saigon (HCMC, Vietnam) on 15 December 2013

Johnny Hallyday is definitely a French icon and an emblematic figure of its music. Though his fans are mostly French speaking and hail from France, Belgium, Switzerland or Quebec (French speaking Canada), we can expect a full house in Saigon at the Equatorial Hotel this 15th of December 2013. I […]

Johnny Hallyday Saigon HCMC Vietnam

Andres's birthday at Blanchy's Tash (Saigon, Vietnam)

Andres’s birthday at Blanchy’s Tash

A few weeks ago we celebrated the birthday of a good friend of ours, Andres. One of the most well-known entrepreneurs of the restaurant business in Saigon, he has been constantly taking the club scene to new limits since he and his partner Noëlle opened Blanchy’s Tash. Next door to […]

train ticket saigon to mui ne 2014

Train ride from Saigon (HCMC) to Mui Ne Vietnam 7

06/04/2014: Scroll down for update on prices of train tickets and travelling with motorbikes When we go to Mui Ne on vacation, we now usually go by train. It is a comfortable and inexpensive way of making it to the beach if you live in Saigon (Ho Chi Minh City). […]

Enjoy your night at roadside eatery

Last week, I and some friends went to a roadside eatery on Dien Bien Phu street, Binh Thanh district, Ho Chi Minh city to celebrate birthday party.We not only enjoyed delicious food but we had wonderful time. This is a special kind of meat- goat meat. Fresh goat meat will […]


Papagayo restaurant in Thao Dien, D2, HCMC (Saigon)

Do you know the Papagayo restaurant in Thao Dien? It opened at the end of 2012 and it has quickly become the rendez-vous spot for most expats living in Thao Dien. The location and the place are amazing and on top of that you have Greg, Thai and now Flo […]



Bowling on my birthday at Saigon Superbowl in Diamond Plaza

To celebrate my birthday my parents took me and my friends bowling to Saigon SuperBowl, inside Diamond Plaza, it was great fun! Diamond Plaza is located here: 4th Floor, Diamond Plaza, 34 Le Duan Saigon Ho Chi Minh City Vietnam +84 8 825 7778 Open Hours 10am-1am Monday-Saturday; 9am-1am Sunday […]

Visit to a furniture factory in Saigon, Vietnam

Here are some pics of our visit to a furniture factory in Vietnam this weekend. This is a high end Danish furniture manufacturer, specialized in sofas that has relocated part of its production to Vietnam. These high end designer sofas (called canapé design in French) are available in leather (canapé […]



A Spanish Stag Party in Saigon – Despedida de Soltero en Saigon

We recently celebrated a stag party (despedida de soltero in Spanish) for one of our friends, he is actually getting married in the Mekong Delta as I write this post! All the best my friend! The day began with a surprise for our “victim”. He thought he was going to […]

Going To See Saigon Heat Basketball Team Play

I’ve been going to see the Saigon Heat basketball team play and I’m a big fan! I’ve seen three games so far: Saigon Heat – San Miguel Beermen Saigon Heat – Singapore Slingers Saigon Heat – Thailand Slammers We won the first game it was very exciting. We lost the […]

Saigon Heat basketball team logo

My Presentation Of The Saigon Post Office

My presentation of the Saigon Central Post Office done for my Year 4 class at Australian International School of Vietnam (AIS) By Elisa Slide 2: Who built the space and when ? The central post office was built by Gustave Eiffel when Vietnam was part of French Indochina, in the […]

Have ever had chance to visit Halong Bay?

Halong Bay is one of the most beautiful tourist attractions of Quang Ninh province in Northern of Vietnam. It includes 1,600 islands and islets, forming a spectacular seascape of limestone pillars. If you have chance to visit Halong Bay, you will never forget it’s outstanding beauty. The best method to […]

House for rent in Ho Chi Minh and Apartment for rent in Ho Chi Minh

Whereas Ha Noi is considered a cultural center of Viet Nam, Ho chi Minh is considered as the economic center of Viet Nam. That’s the reason why most of young people want to live and work in this city. As a result, the population of Ho Chi Minh has been […]