From Garden Betty
April 19, 2017 - 3:00am
Above: My last trip to Vietnam in 2008. By the time you read this, I’ll have flown across the Pacific and be sitting in a Vietnamese sidewalk cafe, drinking an ice-cold glass of cafe sua da while people-watching and nursing my jetlag. That’s right, I’m in Vietnam! I’m here with the little one in Ho Chi Minh City to introduce her to the other side of her extended family, reconnect with relatives I haven’t seen (or even met) in over a decade, and do some sightseeing in the country. It’s hard to believe the last time I was here was in 2006 (though I did spend a week in northern Vietnam in 2008, where the above picture was taken), and I’m very curious to see how much the city has changed since then. What I hope hasn’t changed, however, are the amazing outdoor markets full of fresh fruits and vegetables, the tiny tables and chairs in front of the locals’ restaurants, and above all, the street food. The street food! You’ve never had good Vietnamese food until you’ve had it in Vietnam — I’m drooling just thinking about it. We’re hoping to take a side trip to Myanmar or up […]
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