"Saigon" Thanh Pho Ho Chi Minh by airasia

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The ladies here who wears the vietnamese ao-dai is so so so lovely...really ; )

Ho Chi Minh or many call this place Saigon lies in the south of Vietnam. Saigon is quite a big city and most commercial one as I know. Saigon as some local said has 2 season. Cool & dry from November to April. Hot & rainy from May to October.

The population in Saigon looks huge. At some point you get 'people' jam instead of traffice jams.

As soon as you touch down in Saigon one very obvious sight in Saigon is the common mode of transportation here - the "cyclos" or simply motorbikes. Everybody seems to own one or at least ride on one. But they are not as much as other parts in Vietnam. These cyclos/ bikers don't wear helmet and they sure ride in a fashionable way. So neatly & nicely dress - i mean when they cruise along the street.

Just so happen I was in Saigon over the weekend and Saturday night in mid Saigon just watching the bikers are enough to be entertained.

Unlike other cities in Vietnam, Saigon is rather active at night. Techno (yucks...) pubs and restaurants stay open late into the night. So don't worry about getting bored in Saigon. Food over here is great ! In fact when I left Saigon the only thing I missed was the food. Especially the sping roll. Yummy.

Well it seems everything is great in Saigon - in someways or somehow. Life over here is still not at it's peak like Bangkok but I figure soon it will be. So it's a good thing to return to Saigon someday.

Guys ! the ladies in vietnamese ao-dai really....looks gracefully ; )

You see... the ao dai appears to fit every figure. Its body-hugging top flows over wide trousers . Splits in the gown extend well above waist height and make it comfortable and easy to move in. Although the whole body is swathed in soft flowing fabric, these splits give the odd glimpse of a bare midriff, making the outfit very sensual. Hehehehehe. And the ones that look really good are the ones in white colour. So ladies go out there and get one for yourself : )

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  • Last visit to Thanh Pho Ho Chi Minh: Jun 2006
  • Intro Updated Oct 2, 2006
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  • Sep 19, 2009 at 9:10 AM

    Hi, Today I visit your web site and get very nice surprise fomer owner, Saodong Res. Benthanh night market is recommended from yours. We have informed that Saodong was changed owner in Dec. 2008, thanks for your attn./ former Owner

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    Aug 19, 2009 at 12:04 AM

    haha. now is almost 6months.. so no more morning sickness.. about the food..i heard once you pregnant , you can have whatever you want. but actually not.. i must have sth i hate and sth i really like is not allowed.. its torture

  • Dec 8, 2008 at 5:38 AM

    In my travel plans

  • raytor's Profile Photo
    Dec 25, 2007 at 3:23 PM

    Bottom photo, dark haired wench in the middle is Sue Stone.

  • ellielou's Profile Photo
    Sep 18, 2007 at 8:40 AM

    look forward to seeing it....and, we'll see what we can do...but, then you must get to Spore! ;-p

  • Wild_Orchid's Profile Photo
    Oct 23, 2006 at 12:33 AM

    wah, very nice cover shot. :-)

  • muddybok's Profile Photo
    Sep 27, 2006 at 5:29 AM

    Didn't tell me also?

  • hassan_abu's Profile Photo
    Aug 21, 2006 at 6:34 AM

    Lots of shopping at Saigon?? cheers, Abu

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