Tag Archives: sweet and sour

Vegetarian Pork – 72 of 365

An English language commercial for PETA belting out of a clothing store’s sidewalk speaker seemed so incongruous with the very local surroundings far from Saigon’s touristland.  And how ironic that only steps away vendors oblivious to PETA’s message hacked away at various animal parts.   I highly doubt the lady cutting up the foul smelling fish […]

Cá Ngừ Kho Thơm Tuna – 28 of 365

Getting out on foot in my neighborhood is proving to be a fertile food source.   The narrow crowded streets jammed with beeping motorbikes, sidewalk vendors selling everything from cow stomach to knockoff Calvin Klein panties, sometimes side by side, and real people going about their real lives inspires me to dig a little deeper into Saigon. No […]