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Saigon - any one

Postby vietBH » Tue Dec 14, 2010 4:03 am

Any one in Saigon (Ho Chi Minh city) want to meet ?


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Postby goggles » Tue Dec 14, 2010 12:43 pm

Man, I wish! But alas, I'm not there. Eat some street food for me!

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Postby stratton » Tue Dec 14, 2010 4:00 pm

...and then Buffy staked Edward. The end.

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Postby tryingtosave » Tue Dec 14, 2010 8:06 pm

I wish i am in Saigon right now. It's freezing and icy here.

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Re: Saigon - any one

Postby rustymutt » Tue Dec 14, 2010 8:16 pm

vietBH wrote:Any one in Saigon (Ho Chi Minh city) want to meet ?


You should start a Saigon chapter of Bogleheads. Then I can join it, and convince my wife I must fly there to the annual meeting in Jan. It's mighty cold here in Kansas. And dry to.
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Postby vietBH » Fri Dec 17, 2010 10:29 pm

It is a 'cold' 27 celsius here, with local folks wearing jackets and sweaters. Actually, it is actually windy at night on motorbikes. About the local environment, the VN stock market is not doing much and now, the devalued currency is not helping.

Rusty, so you are now a member of the saigon chapter. I will sign an invitation to you any time (to show your (boss) wife :-)


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Postby Sailorette » Sat Dec 18, 2010 1:02 am

I'm a Kansas girl (Hi, Rusty!) currently calling Taipei home, and will be in Hanoi for Tet if you want to head north :)

Sadly will not be making it to Saigon this trip...
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Postby Tyrobi » Sat Dec 18, 2010 5:26 am

I'm in Rio right now, but I will be there in Saigon for the first half of February 2011. Pm me if you have any meetup schedule around the Tet occasion.
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Postby vietBH » Sat Dec 18, 2010 8:56 pm

Tyrobi, sure we can have a meetup for a chat/drink.

Sailorette, for Tet, I am in saigon, probably no plan for Hanoi. If anything, maybe plan for the island of Phu Quoc, way in the south :-)

Anyone else who drops by saigon, we can meet for coffee and I can give you some local info (if I am in town).

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