Too many of us tend to stay in District 1, Saigon South or An Phu. So what else is out there in Ho Chi Minh City? Heather Momyer gives the rundown on five places to visit in District 10. Photos by Kyle Phanroy and Francis Xavier
Mankind has known of the connecting nature of food for millennia. For thousands of years we have held lavish banquets in honour of our victories, and feasts marking the most important dates on our calendars. Food connects us to one another, and in doing so it connects us to moments of love, passion and joy. It could even be said that food is love made manifest.
Canvas and Wine is a social event that combines good wine, good art and good friends into one environment, all led by an expert in art. A fun, creative class for all, Canvas and Wine invites all those that are looking for something a little different, no matter their painting level. With a brush in one hand and a glass of wine in the other, this event put on by Vinspace Gallery is an alternative take on wine tasting (and creating art, of course).
Vietnam has changed. In less than two decades this country has transformed itself from a sleepy agricultural economy into one that now has vibrant cities and a growing focus on industry.
Despite modernisation and constant change, street food is more popular than ever in Vietnam.
Remember Glenn Wool, the Canadian comic who wooed Hard Rock a year ago with his jokes about swans? Well, the maestro of on-stage laughter and proverbial cool is back on Tuesday Jan. 21 at Cargo Bar, as part of a Southeast Asian tour.
Hailed as one of the founding members of all things awesome in drum and bass, the 90’s electronic music demigod is set to descend upon the earth this Thursday, Jan 9. Lucky for us, his landing pad is Lush Nightclub of Ho Chi Minh City.
World-famous nightclub and record label Ministry of Sound, will be taking over Q4 on New Year’s Eve for a night of beats, light shows and 3D projection mapping.
Heartbeat Saigon is about to celebrate one whole year of music and mayhem in Ho Chi Minh City. Never to let a celebration go by without some seriously hot names in music, Heartbeat Saigon is celebrating their first birthday this Saturday, Dec 14 at Cargo Bar and presenting none other than Gregor Welz.