The Story of Ong Tao

The Story of Ong Tao

This evening, as Saigoneers continue their many Tet preparations and young revellers head out for a night on the town, O...

Vietnam Releases Fish Sauce Guidelines in Wake of Industry Scandal

Vietnam Releases Fish Sauce Guidelines in Wake of Industry Scandal

After last year’s commotion surrounding arsenic-laced fish sauce , Vietnam recently unveiled the country’s first-ever guid...

Hẻm Gems: Loriekot’s Filipino Fare in the Heart of Saigon

Hẻm Gems: Loriekot’s Filipino Fare in the Heart of Saigon

In Saigon, there are plenty of places you don’t see when you’re breezing by on a motorbike. If you are (hopefully) focus...

Nha Trang Fire Destroys Neighborhood, Leaves 40 Families Homeless

Nha Trang Fire Destroys Neighborhood, Leaves 40 Families Homeless

Barely a month into 2017, Vietnam has already experienced its first calamity, as a massive fire in Nha Trang reduced an ...

Jetstar Holds Massive Ticket Sale to Celebrate Australia-Vietnam Direct Flights

Jetstar Holds Massive Ticket Sale to Celebrate Australia-Vietnam Direct Flights

As Vietnam’s aviation market heats up , Saigoneers are not the only beneficiaries of a steady stream of additional routes ...

Arts & Culture

The Story of Ong Tao

The Story of Ong Tao

This evening, as Saigoneers continue their many Tet preparations and young revellers head out for a night on the town, Ong Tao is packing hi...

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East West Brewing Brings High-Quality Microbrews to Ly Tu Trong

East West Brewing Brings High-Quality Microbrews to Ly Tu Trong

Saigoneer sits down with Sean Thommen, head brewer at East West Brewing Company , to talk about his beer philosophy, brewing techniques and wh...

Salinda Resort Phu Quoc Island

Salinda Resort Phu Quoc Island

Information provided by the proprietor: Salinda Resort Phu Quoc Island is the first 5-star luxury resort on the island, located on the f...

Novotel Phu Quoc Resort Villas

Novotel Phu Quoc Resort Villas

Panorama of Villa at Novotel Phu Quoc Resort

Information provided by the proprietor:  You still haven't worked Tet out?  It's like.....

Old Saigon

Notre Dame Cathedral to Undergo Major Roof Renovation

Notre Dame Cathedral to Undergo Major Roof Renovation

With the recent approval of the municipal government, Saigon’s Notre Dame Cathedral will begin a major roof renovation project as early as n...

A Throwback to Saigon's Original Tramway Network

A Throwback to Saigon's Original Tramway Network

As ever-increasing levels of traffic congestion and air pollution turn many of Ho Chi Minh City’s road junctions into choking bottlenecks, m...