Mekong Quilts – Supporting Woman!

A quick visit today to Mekong Quilts on Le Loi Street, District 1 – Saigon. Always great collection of goodies for sale, with profits helping to support women in Vietnam and Cambodia.

Details can be found at – mekong-plus.com

Bamboo Pushie for toddlers!
A nice array of goodies for sale
The top of a decorative bamboo lacquer-ware table.
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Saigon – Vietnam

Looking down Pham Hong Thai Street with the 68 story Bitexco Financial Tower standing tall in the distance.

District 1 – Saigon, Vietnam.

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Local Markets @ District 8, Ho Chi Minh City

One of the busy local markets that are scattered around Ho Chi Minh City. This one is located in the cities District 8.

Images taken during a Saigon Unseen Motorbike Tour. For full details on Motorbike and Walking Tours in Saigon, check out http://www.saigonunseen.com

District 8, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Checking out the fresh produce @ District 8, Saigon
District 8, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Sold, paying for fresh seafood @ District 8
District 8, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Colorful and fresh – vege’s on display in District 8

Hotel Continental Saigon – Ho Chi Minh City

The Hotel Continental Saigon was first opened in 1880 after taking two years to build. Located on Dong Khoi Street, next to the Opera House, it has had a few famous guests over time, including Graham Greene, author of “The Quiet American”  and Jacques Chirac. former President of France.

 

Hotel Continental Saigon - Ho Chi Minh City
Hotel Continental Saigon – Ho Chi Minh City