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What happened here?

What happened here?

Seen at a Turkish restaurant in Buy Vien street, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam; blood-like stains on the ceiling and wall?It also might come from a too strong squeeze in the plastic ketchup bottles they use over here as well..

When you have to go, you have to go

When you have to go, you have to go

But for him it is too late By the way: He carries it left, so to see.

Great urinal

Great urinal

Seen in Pham Ngu Lao street, Ho Chi Minh City, at the top floor of Allez Boo bar-discotheque, a urinal with a great view over the city park.

Funny pet

Funny pet

Seen in Bui Vien street, Ho Chi Minh City.What looks a bit like a meerkat, but I think it belongs to another species, is being kept as a pet. My impression was that the animal with it’s sweater and polished nails is not feeling very comfortable in the city.

Grief over fire accident in Ho Chi Minh City

Grief over fire accident in Ho Chi Minh City

In front of her house a mourning widow has set up a tent under which the coffin of her husband is placed. Seats and refreshments have been prepared to receive condolences of yesterday’s fire accident.

Happy Chinese New Year 2011, from Ho Chi Minh City

Today people in China, Vietnam and a lot of surrounding countries celebrated the Chinese New Year: The Year of the Rabbit, In Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, this caused more than the usual traffic chaos

iPho Soup

iPho Soup

Perhaps an instant version of the famous Vietnamese Pho soup

Ho Chi Minh City: Man burnt alive

Ho Chi Minh City: Man burnt alive

2-2-2011 11:00, Ho Chi Minh City, Bui Vien street, 100 meters from my hotel, a Vietnamese man was sleeping through his hangover when his room caught fire, he had no chance to escape. There were no other casualties.

Love for Sale in Kilo’s

Love for Sale in Kilo’s

Reading through Lonely Planet’s guide about Vietnam printed in 2005,  on P383 I found the following remarkable story:  The number of Vietnamese women who have, especially in recent years, married foreign men is astounding. Vietnamese women are increasingly being swept off their feet by foreigners and, in many cases, swept away from their homeland to live with [...]

Buy one get one free?

Buy one get one free?

Seen in a Thai magazine, if you buy one, what do you exactly get for free?