My final segment on my Qatar Airways “Golden Ticket” was a flight from Doha to Ho Chi Minh City aboard an A330 that departed at 2am. You might think catering would be more limited on an overnight flight departing in the middle of the night. To some extent it was, but I was amazed by […] The post Qatar Airways Shines in the Dark of Night appeared first on Live and Let's Fly.
I could smell it many paces away…my seatmate from Doha to Ho Chi Minh City was not just a smoker, but a pipe smoker. The smell was distinct and unmistakable. And while I prefer the smell of smoke from a corn cob pipe over that of a cigarette, cigar, or especially marijuana, such a strong […] The post Sitting Next to a Pipe Smoker appeared first on Live and Let's Fly.
January 19, 2018 Coffee Stories In Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, an old nine-story apartment building called the Café Apartment has been turned into a home for coffee shops, restaurants, and coworking spaces. “It’s very funny,” says Your Shot photographer Samsara Tran. “You could easily spend a whole day exploring this apartment.”
Last week I asked you how I should get home from Ho Chi Minh City. Votes were fairly divided between JAL, Korean Air and Vietnam Airlines/Virgin Atlantic. After weighing the options, I decided to try Vietnam Airlines in business class on the 787-9 or A350-900. Show More Summary
The first Hotel Indigo that was signed in Vietnam is the Hotel Indigo Phu Quoc Starbay that is slated to open in 2021. Even though the Hotel Indigo Saigon The City is signed on a later date, it is slated to become the country's first Hotel Indigo-branded property that will open in Ho Chi Minh City come 2019.
Street names can cause diplomatic offence - and sometimes, that's exactly why they're there. Read More
My Qatar Airways 777-3ooER Qsuite flight is right around the corner. But I have nothing booked home… This is a review trip and I’m not planning on spending any time in Ho Chi Minh City. It’s a lovely city that I have visited in the past,...Show More Summary
Earlier this week I participated in a conference on minimum wage laws in Viet Nam (and SE Asia generally) at the Tôn ??c Th?ng University Labor College in Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon), Viet Nam. International wage & hour law...
Freezing and subsequent transfer of embryos gives infertile couples just as much of a chance of having a child as using fresh embryos for in vitro fertilization (IVF), research from Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, and Adelaide, Australia has found.
On June 11, 1963, Thích Qu?ng ??c rode to Saigon from the war-torn city of Hu? in an Austin Westminster. He stepped out of the baby blue automobile onto a busy intersection and sat calmly in the lotus position while a colleague poured...Show More Summary
By Anne Lepesant on SwimSwam Jérémie Luong, a French-Vietnamese swimmer from Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, has announced his verbal commitment to the University of Michigan’s class of 2022. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Michigan Adds Verbal from Vietnamese National Teamer Jérémie Luong
Vietnam veteran Merrill McPeak: We dropped two million tons of bombs on Laos -- something like our total tonnage during all of World War II in both the European and Pacific theaters. We seeded clouds to induce flooding, sprayed Agent Orange, mined the road, installed sensors along the electronic-monitoring McNamara Line. Show More Summary
HANOI (Reuters) - A Vietnamese court on Wednesday sentenced 15 people to multiple years in jail for plotting to bomb the country's biggest airport in the southern city of Ho Chi Minh, media reported.
No matter how many times we attacked it, the North Vietnamese transit network remained. In the end, it’s how they won.
Qatar Airways proved once again that it offers the most well-rounded and perhaps the best overall business class product in the world. This is the first of four segments on the incredible $672 Qatar Airways fare sale I took advantage of earlier this year. Show More Summary
Qatar Airways uses the Apricot Lounge in Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) for its business class passengers, a lounge that is also part of the Priority Pass network. I liked the bright colors, natural light, and tarmac views of this lounge. I also appreciated the wide selection of food and drink. Show More Summary
Sicart & Smith Architects is an international boutique design firm in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Led by Franck Sicart and Julien Smith, two French architects, the company develops modern and tropical designs. The concept of 180 Samui...Show More Summary
HANOI (Reuters) - Vietnam has prosecuted five former officials of the unlisted Dong A Bank for violating rules that "lead to serious consequences", police said on Friday, part of a widening investigation involving the Ho Chi Minh City-based lender.
When the Empire City development is ready, the uniquely central Empire 88 Tower, featuring three skyscrapers will offer numerous activities to engage the public, from commercial areas to recreational environments.
International architecture firm Buro Ole Scheeren just unveiled designs for Empire City, a greenery-infused skyscraper set to rise in Ho Chi Minh City. Expected to become Vietnam’s tallest building at 1,093 feet, the development softens...Show More Summary