Saigoneer

Months After Typhoon Damrey Struck, Coastal Villages Still Struggle to Find Their Footing

About six months ago, Typhoon Damrey leveled the district of Nam Tra My.

Saigon Puts City Hall Expansion Design up for Public Feedback

Saigon's city planners have displayed a design for an extension to the city's iconic People's Committee building for pub...

Inside the 170-Year-Old Homestead of the Late Vuong Hong Sen, Vietnam's Famed Historian

This noble house is one of Saigon's dormant treasures. Dating back to 1848, it once hosted a notable Saigoneer, Vuong Ho...

[Photos] This Brick 'Cave House' in Hanoi Is a Blast From the Past

The breathable home uses a double layer of recycled bricks to protect against the wind and sun while incorporating green...

Old Saigon

[Photos] A Day in the Life of Saigon's Apartment Dwellers

[Photos] A Day in the Life of Saigon's Apartment Dwellers

When I arrived here ten years ago, I lived in the Eden Building, until it was destroyed to put in yet another shopping mall. Escalators and ...

[Photos] Tet Trung Thu Celebrations in Old Hanoi

[Photos] Tet Trung Thu Celebrations in Old Hanoi

As this year’s Mid-Autumn Festival approaches, more than a few Saigoneers have shown a renewed interest in the holiday’s traditions.

Saigon's Iconic 'Rainbow Bridge' Riddled With Large Cracks

Saigon's Iconic 'Rainbow Bridge' Riddled With Large Cracks

One of Saigon’s most recognizable landmarks, the Rainbow Bridge in downtown District 1, is suffering from major structural problems includin...

Event Photos

Ladies Night @ Lush

Ladies Night @ Lush

It was another jam packed house at Lush for Saigon's hottest Ladies Night! 

Saturday Night @ Lush

Saturday Night @ Lush

Things got real hot at Lush on Saturday night!

Saturday Night @ Lush

Saturday Night @ Lush

With Bass Republic helming the front room and the main room pumping, Saturday night was rocking!