April 2016
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My new bike

My rebuilt 1967 Honda Benly 50s

This is my new bike.  It’s a completely rebuilt 1967 Honda Benly 50s.  Yes I know the color isn’t very manly.  Was going to go with black and silver, but eventually decided to make it white so I could use it in the promo/ads for my new business.  I […]

The Saigon Sauna

Steamy Street

My friend Long called me today and asked if I would like to join him for a massage and steam room treatment.  I think I am probably one of the few people in the world that absolutely hates massages so I declined his invitation.  I think massages are very uncomfortable….and yes I’ve had […]

Driving a motorbike in Saigon

My late uncle's old bike I'm currently using

When I first arrived in Vietnam, I wasn’t sure if I was going to want to drive on the crazy streets of Saigon.  I had read from some expats that you can get around the city fine by walking and taking the buses and I had intended […]

Rainy day in Saigon

Rainy Day in Saigon

Is this what I can expect for weeks on end during the rainy season?  I know that when it rains…most everyone wears those plastic ponchos….but if you’re riding mopeds around your legs and pants surely still gets wet.  Do you walk around with wet pants all day…or does everyone carry an […]

Instant Millionaire

19 Million Vietnam Dong or about $1000 US Dollars

It’s been awhile since my first post, but things have been incredibly hectic so this is the first time I’ve had to sit down and relax in a couple of weeks.

I arrived in Saigon (aka Ho Chi Minh City) at around 11:00pm local time December 29th, […]