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What We Talk About When We Talk About Banh Mi

Details Published on Friday, 16 November 2018 16:30 Written by Saigoneer. Bánh mì is without a doubt a Vietnamese staple. Versatile, convenient and affordable, the sandwich has gotten so popular in recent years in Vietnam and elsewhere that phở shouldn’t be complacent, as its reign as the country’s most iconic …

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[Photos] In 1995 Vietnam, a Paradise for Honda Cubs and Xich Lo

Details Published on Wednesday, 14 November 2018 12:00 Written by Saigoneer. How heartening — or rather, disheartening — to discover that flooding isn’t a problem unique to 2010s Saigon. The year is 1995. Vietnam has just joined ASEAN; families of three or four dash along Saigon streets on tiny Honda …

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