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The Mystical Origins of Saigon's Notorious Octagonal Prison, Khám Chí Hòa

Chi Hoa Prison (Khám Chí Hòa) is a seven-hectare facility located in Saigon's District 10.

in Street Food

Hẻm Gems: The Best Fried Chicken Rice in Saigon Is in District 8

The success story of Cơm Gà 142 epitomizes the impressive marriage between technology and word of mouth in Vietnam’s golden age of food delivery startups.

in Music & Arts

On the Road With One of Vietnam's Last Traveling Cải Lương Troupes

Most Saigoneers know cải lương as a form of television entertainment usually enjoyed by their parents or grandparents, but not many are aware of the art form’s important role in the nightlife of residents of the Mekong Delta.

in Music & Arts

This Ghost Month, an Other-Worldly Exhibition Not for the Faint-Hearted

The topic can be summed up in one word — “ghosts” — but it was enough inspiration for illustrators to create a plethora of artworks as part of the Hù project spearheaded by Khô Mực Studio.

in Saigon

[Photos] Amble Along the Familiar Streets of District 1 in 1969

Was Saigon more colorful in the past?

in Food Culture

The Good, the Fresh and the Crispy: Quy Nhon's Wondrous Cuisine in 3 Dishes

A beautiful coastline, stunning rolling mountainscapes, and multiple historic vestiges are not the only merits of Quy Nhon City.

in Music & Arts

Ten Iconic Vietnamese Women as Drawn by Illustrator Camelia Pham

If you had to pick the 10 most iconic female figures in Vietnamese history, who would make the list?

in Vietnam

[Photos] Making Sugar at an Early 20th-Century Boiling House in Quang Ngai

Unlike cash crops such as rubber or coffee that were brought in from other parts of the world, sugarcane was among Vietnam’s original native trees, and locals have been growing the sweet plant for centuries, ever since we learnt about agriculture.

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Bitcoin Saigon - Weekly Casual Meetup @ Baba's Kitchen

Casual Meetup of the Saigonese Bitcoin Community - casual discussions on the past, present and future of society and humanity at the interse...

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Online: Mandala Drawing Workshop @ Online

Mandala is a Sanskrit word meaning the circle and reflects the universe and everything in it.

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Moon Rocks! Mid-Autumn (Tết Trung Thu) Music Fest @ Soma Saigon

Locally Trapped Wildlife + Soma Saigon present...

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Workshop IV: Intro to New Media Arts @ Toong

Workshop IV: Intro to New Media Arts 

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Tuyền Nguyễn - Manimal @ Craig Thomas Gallery

Craig Thomas Gallery is pleased to invite you to the rescheduled opening of Con Người (Manimal), a solo exhibition of paintings by Saigon-ba...

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Code⭑art marvelous @ Vin Gallery

Vin Gallery is pleased to present ‘code⭑art == marvelous’ by artist KWIT, a show that introduces a new form and language which is algorithm ...

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Yoga Workshop @ Chloe Gallery Resort

The class is designed for anyone who wants to focus on the hip and tummy for muscle strengthen and sculpt the body through series of posture...

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Emergency First Aid Training @ Exciter Sports

Learn Emergency First Aid skills and gain a UK Endorsed First Aid Qualification on this one day training course! 

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Flea market: Green & Local @ Kafka Café Saigon

  At Ha's Boutique Yoga Studio and Kafka Patisserie and Cafe are delighted to host a regular Flea Market - Green & Local; to support gre...