Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) – 25 june 2007

Boy, did we sleep for ages last night. We still woke up at a reasonable hour to the sounds of revving motorbikes and constant blaring horns from the street below. After breakfast we caught a taxi to District 5 called Cho Lon, Saigon’s Chinatown. I had read that Cho Lon was even crazier than whereContinue reading “Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) – 25 june 2007”

Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) – 24 June 2007

First day in Saigon, and I love it more every second. We walked all over the city today, learning the ins and outs of bargaining at Ben Thanh Market, how to cross the street (what we usually found easiest was sticking close to a local like a small child holding an adults hand) and howContinue reading “Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) – 24 June 2007”