Viewing Archives for saigon

WAIW | Dancing With a Cat

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I've sat plenty of needy animals over the years that I've been house sitting, but this cat is the first one that really needs to bite my feet whenever I'm in the kitchen. Read More »

WAIW | Air Quality in Saigon

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Although last year's burning season in Chiang Mai, Thailand was worse, the air quality in Saigon, Vietnam has been surprisingly bad as of late. Read More »

Vegan Travel | 2019: Year-in-Review

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2019 was a year marked with some pretty heavy moments due to numerous deaths, but there were still plenty of things to be thankful for as well. Read More »

WAIW | Getting Paid to Watch Cartoons

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It seems I got another job recently, and this one is proving to be better than talking English online. Read More »

WAIW | Visiting Vietnam Immigration in Saigon

Image contains a photo of two small bowls of vegan ice cream on a restaurant table. The bowl in the foreground is filled with strawberry ice cream, which is pink. There are dark red berries on top of the ice cream along with a spoon. In the background, there is a bowl filled with a light purple ice cream, dark red berries, and a silver spoon.

Today, I set out to have my Vietnamese visa moved to my new passport, which I thought would be a simple (although perhaps expensive) endeavour. Apparently, I was wrong. Read More »

WAIW | I Got a Job (Sort Of)

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Recently, I had to start looking for work outside of the magazine. In today's episode, I explain why and show you what my first day was like. Read More »