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#WeAreSaigoneer: Instagram Shots of the Week

From salt fields to cityscapes, this is what we saw through our lens this week.

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[Illustrations] Check Out This Polish Artist's Watercolor Tokyo Shopfronts

There’s something about urban shopfronts that inspires artists everywhere to break out their canvas and doodle away.

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As China Rejects Hallyu, the Korean Wave Is Headed Straight for Southeast Asia

With China blocking South Korean film and television from its airwaves, Hallyu is now headed straight for Southeast Asia.

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#WeAreSaigoneer: Instagram Shots of the Week

From traditional temples to colorful graffiti, this is what we saw through our lens this week.

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Hue's Imperial City to Open at Night in April

Tourists who are fond of Hue’s Imperial City but tired of central Vietnam’s scorching heat will be glad to learn that they can soon visit the tourist attraction at night.

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After Major Expansion, CGV Dominates Vietnam's Cinema Industry

As the number of cinemas in Saigon continues to grow, CGV is dominating Vietnam's local moviegoing industry.

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Saigon-Vung Tau Hydrofoil Service Reboots With Flashy New Fleet

Last December, many Saigoneers were saddened to hear that city authorities asked two long-time hydrofoil service operators to cease their business. However, according to a new announcement by the local government, the pause was only temporary, as tourists from Saigon will be able to get to Vung Tau via hydrofoil once again starting this Friday.

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[Photos] Tet Nguyen Tieu in Saigon’s Chinatown

Last Saturday, on the first full moon of the first lunar month, members of Saigon’s ethnic Chinese community celebrated Tet Nguyen Tieu, or the Lantern Festival.

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Cambodia Is Losing Its Buddhist Monks to Modernization

Rocked by scandals, rapid modernization and a changing society, membership in Cambodia's Buddhist monkhood is on the decline.

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VNA to Launch Direct Hanoi-Sydney Flights This March

Fans of Vietnam Airlines will be pleased to find out the air carrier has launched a direct route between Hanoi and Sydney.

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#WeAreSaigoneer: Instagram Shots of the Week

From gritty apartment in District 5 to old-school 1960s music performance, this is what we saw through our lens this week.

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