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So far Jesus Lopez-Gomez has created 15 blog entries.
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It Started With A Bang

Vietnamese independent horror film Chase is taking you on a ride
Late one evening inside of an apartment nestled inside of that maze-like section of District 3 nested in the crook of Dien Bien Phu and Cach Mang Thang 8 streets, […]

By |January 20th, 2019|Features|0 Comments
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The Paper Tigers

CW-Top: Gui Da Silva, Greene Yoshi Sudarso, Peter Sudarso, Roger Yuan
An independent kung fu film about three guys who are one kick away from pulling their hamstrings
In making his martial arts film The Paper Tigers, Vietnamese- American writer/director/editor Tran Quoc […]

By |January 12th, 2019|Features|0 Comments
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Turning The Tables

Homegrown Vietnamese DJs are stepping up to the international stage thanks to a DJ contest called Mix Us Happy

Six months ago, 20-year- old Duc Hoang started learning how to DJ for the first time as a hobby, a nice change of pace from his work […]

By |January 8th, 2019|Features, Music|0 Comments
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The Blade Master

Hiroshi Takeuchi has quietly built a reputation as the knife-sharpening guru in the country

Chefs and most food preparers working in the restaurant industry will regularly sharpen their knives using a metal rod. The rod’s surface is coarse, and rubbing the knife […]

By |January 6th, 2019|Features|0 Comments
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Floating Through Life

Saigon’s past and present relationship with canals

Imagine for a second that Nguyen Hue, the wide promenade leading up to the vibrant, stately People’s Committee headquarters, is not the pedestrian-rich strolling area that it is today, but a giant harbor filled […]

By |December 28th, 2018|Features|0 Comments
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Ride On, Brother

A custom bike built to commemorate a loved one who has passed

Huy Mai’s custom built bike—dubbed the Cubu (pronounced “koo-boo”)—is a perfect demonstration of how two people can look at the same thing and see something completely different. To the […]

By |December 24th, 2018|Features|0 Comments
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Trapped By The Boat

Questioning when to protect and when to abandon “tradition”

As a last concluding project in the Australia International School’s international baccalaureate arts program, students must show at the student art show that ends the school year. A substantial portion of their […]

By |November 27th, 2018|Features|0 Comments
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Deep Rooted Solutions

How Mangrove forests can protect the coastal areas and rice fields of the Mekong Delta from storms and flooding

It seems like the time of dramatic pronouncements of climate forecasts: a United Nations report released in October said humans have just […]

By |November 23rd, 2018|Features|0 Comments
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From Land To Water

How Saigon is rediscovering its aquatic spirit
The Saigon Waterbus (saigonwaterbus.vn) is only about a year old, but the project’s creators see it as a spiritual successor to Vietnam’s lasting historical partnership with the nation’s water resources. The first boat left […]

By |November 8th, 2018|Features|0 Comments
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Family Beach Life

Connecting family with sun, fun and relaxation in the heart of Danang’s My An Beach

If your world is a little bigger and is made up of more than just two, if it includes little ones, Premier Village Danang Resort Managed […]

By |October 29th, 2018|Resort Review, Travel|0 Comments