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Hẻm Gems: The Pandemic Kept Her in Vietnam, so She Opened a Thai Eatery

One of the joys of Saigon's F&B scene recently has been the expansion of international cuisine beyond the city center.

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The Alluring Backstory of Chả Rươi, Vietnam’s Slimiest Street Food Character

In the months leading up to winter in Hanoi, when the temperature starts to drop and a chilly breeze blows through the city, anticipation grows for a rare, unique delicacy — the palolo worm omelet, or chả rươi in Vietnamese.

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A Portrait of Loss, Growth and Adaptation in New Orleans' Vietnamese Community

When it comes to the Vietnamese diaspora in the United States, everyone knows about California’s huge community.

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Q&A: An Interview With 'Raya and the Last Dragon' Co-Writer Qui Nguyen

When Disney’s  Raya and the Last Dragon  was released in March, it was a cultural milestone for Southeast Asians...

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[Photos] Long Xuyen, an Enterprising Mekong Delta Trading Hub in the 1920s

Founded on the banks of the Hau River, Long Xuyen began as a trading post and has prospered into one of the Mekong Delta’s major cities today.

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The Marriage of Electronic and Folk Instruments in DJ Teddy Chilla's Music

DJ and producer Teddy Chilla is among a few artists in the current music scene who are known to experiment with Vietnamese traditional music in their electronic works.

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Stray Crocodiles Are Threatening Residents of Saigon's Binh Chanh District

Being chased by a feral crocodile isn’t just a common adventure movie trope as many Saigoneers have encountered the reptilian predator right in the city.

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[Photos] Rare Aerial Photos Depict the Urban Contours of Saigon in 1950

In the French photo book titled Indochine – Couverture. Saigon-Cholon – Photographie Aerienne 1950, a fascinating set of aerial images showcases the urban layout of Saigon in 1950.

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Hẻm Gems: The Pandemic Kept Her in Vietnam, so She Opened a Thai Eatery

One of the joys of Saigon's F&B scene recently has been the expansion of international cuisine beyond the city center.

in Street Food

The Alluring Backstory of Chả Rươi, Vietnam’s Slimiest Street Food Character

In the months leading up to winter in Hanoi, when the temperature starts to drop and a chilly breeze blows through the city, anticipation grows for a rare, unique delicacy — the palolo worm omelet, or...

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Inside 'Little Lotus,' the Adorable Japanese Manga Set in Saigon

Images of a Japanese manga with scenes of modern Vietnam have won the hearts of Vietnamese netizens recently.

in Literature

A Portrait of Loss, Growth and Adaptation in New Orleans' Vietnamese Community

When it comes to the Vietnamese diaspora in the United States, everyone knows about California’s huge community.

in Vietnam

[Photos] Long Xuyen, an Enterprising Mekong Delta Trading Hub in the 1920s

Founded on the banks of the Hau River, Long Xuyen began as a trading post and has prospered into one of the Mekong Delta’s major cities today.

in Film & TV

Q&A: An Interview With 'Raya and the Last Dragon' Co-Writer Qui Nguyen

When Disney’s Raya and the Last Dragon was released in March, it was a cultural milestone for Southeast Asians. Raya is the first Southeast Asian Disney princess in the Walt Disney Company’s...

in Vietnam

US, Australian Firms Are Trying to Trademark Vietnam's Award-Winning Rice

Companies in the United States and Australia are attempting to patent the famous ST25 and ST24 rice varieties developed in Vietnam. 

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FailFighters 11 @ The Hive Thao Dien

Ali is the epitome of a FailFighter! He will openly share his struggles living through a war torn Iraq, personal imprisonment, massive self-...

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The Showcase - Dan Ni @ Toong

Titled ‘left in the wake’, The Showcase: Dan Ni arises from a steady growing fascination with everyday artefacts and the role they can serve...

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The Magical Modules @ The Factory Contemporary Arts Centre

Inspired by Điềm Phùng Thị’s modules and the way she crafted her art, ‘The magical modules’ introduces children to a unique figure of Vietna...

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Free Chocolate Tasting Class @ Maison Marou Saigon

Maison Marou invites all chocoholics on a flavor journey of Vietnamese single-origin chocolate.

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Art Show Off! @ A Studio

Swing vine to vine with us and take an expedition through our jungle themed ART SHOW OFF! Make your way through our indoor rainforest bespec...

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Le Club Food & Wine. Southern Wines @ The Villa

Taste a selection of more than 25 wines from the South - be it the Southern Hemishpere or the Southern regions of the Northern Hemisphere.

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Barrels of Laughs @ Brick & Barrel

A comedy showcase of some of the funniest comics in town, presented by Brick & Barrel, Hosted by Ankita.

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CinéSaigon: CITIZEN KANE + TOUCH OF EVIL @ Secret Cinema in D1

CITIZEN KANE (1941) + TOUCH OF EVIL (1958) (in English, with Vietnamese subtitles)

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F&B Digital Marketing @ Meander Hostel

In this workshop you will learn the fundamentals of digital marketing for the F&B industry. This workshop is designed for people who own or ...