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[Video] The Story of Tungage, Vietnam's Star Freestyle Footballer

You might have come across Doan Thanh Tung if you’ve ever taken a stroll on Nguyen Hue Pedestrian Street at night. Just ...

Saigoneer's Weekend Event Picks

Looking for something to do this weekend? Check out our favorite events happening around Saigon.

From the Underground: DJ Nina Nova and the Rise of Saigon's Techno Scene

The rising star delves into her love of techno, industry double standards and Saigon’s growing underground scene.

Hẻm Gems: Refreshing Đá Me and a Touch of Pre-1975 Tunes at 81 Cafe

Given the city’s hot weather, cold drinks are Saigon's very own specialty. While cà phê sữa đá and trà đá are timeless stapl...

Vietnam Should Extend Visa Exemptions to Australia, Canada, Among Others: Tourism Association

To increase tourism, the HCMC Tourism Association has proposed visitors from more nations be allowed to enter the countr...

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

Saturday Night @ Lush

Saturday Night @ Lush

Jam packed fun times down at Lush every Saturday Night.

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!