Some posters on July 9, 2017 at one of the dozens of real estate offices in the Sky Garden complex. I believe these are all condominiums.
Police uniforms for kids?
Tet Holiday, 2017
Evenings are cooler and people go out
Street scenes in District 5, Saigon
An Binh in District 5, between Tran Hung Dao and the river, has dozens of jewelry shops. Jade is everywhere but there are also pearls and other semi-precious stones.
Elaborate nativity scenes appear outside Christian houses
Four days in Phuket. July is hot, some rain for two days. There were very few tourists, also few Thai, and quiet is good.
One is constantly reminded of living in a communist country with red star and hammer and sickle flags, and propaganda posters. Lenin and Stalin live on.
Our favorite noodles in District 8