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Saigoneer's Weekend Event Picks

Saigoneer's Weekend Event Picks

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

Hẻm Gems: Authentic French Pastries in an Unexpected Part of Town

Hẻm Gems: Authentic French Pastries in an Unexpected Part of Town

Perhaps a story not too unfamiliar to many: Tom Nguyen grew up in France as a French-Vietnamese. Any similarity in backg...

Morning Stories Roundup: Students Want to Set up Bicycle-Sharing Service in HCMC

Morning Stories Roundup: Students Want to Set up Bicycle-Sharing Service in HCMC

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[Photos] In Ben Tre, a Kindergarten of the Future

[Photos] In Ben Tre, a Kindergarten of the Future

Who says schools have to be stodgy concrete blocks?

Award-Winning Photo of Hmong Woman Raises Questions Over Photography Ethics

Award-Winning Photo of Hmong Woman Raises Questions Over Photography Ethics

On Match 12, Hamdan International Photography Award (HIPA) 2019 announced that a photo of a Hmong woman carrying her two...

Financial Woes Haunt Saigon Public Transport as Bus Ads Attract Zero Interest

Financial Woes Haunt Saigon Public Transport as Bus Ads Attract Zero Interest

Advertising on buses is falling out of favor in the eyes of Saigon’s advertisers.

Old Saigon

Street Cred: The Sins and Saving Grace of Dr. Albert Calmette

Street Cred: The Sins and Saving Grace of Dr. Albert Calmette

If you help save hundreds of thousands of lives via medical breakthroughs and establish one of the country’s first and most advanced researc...

From Botany Institute to Amusement Park: The Evolution of Thao Cam Vien Sai Gon

From Botany Institute to Amusement Park: The Evolution of Thao Cam Vien Sai Gon

Local parks such as the Jardin d’Espagne and Jardin de la Ville, now Tao Dan Park, were a focal point of Saigon’s early urban development. B...

Event Coverage

Ladies Night @ Lush

Ladies Night @ Lush

Come down to Lush with your girlfriends for Ladies Night and drink for free till midnight.

Saturday Night @ Lush

Saturday Night @ Lush

Weekends will never be the same without a fun night out at Lush

Ladies Night @ Lush

Ladies Night @ Lush

Come to Lush for the hottest Ladies Night in Saigon