My 21st Birthday in Saigon

For as long as I can remember, I have had school or exams just before my birthday, on my birthday date itself or right after. This made it difficult to do much of anything besides cut cake and have dinner with my family. While I absolutely love this tradition, this year I wanted to try…

The Saigon Seven

The scene outside the Saigon airport resembled what would happen had everyone known a celebrity had flown into town. Except here, it was a normal daily sight to have so many people waiting there. It took my sister and I a while to spot my cousin brother and his wife with their six month old…