1. ...are hardcore motorcyclists! People-watching became more interesting with the city's main form of transport. Almost everyone rides one: the young, the old—even preggies!
|Motorcycles are a normal sight in Ho Chi Minh City. Don't avoid them. They avoid you.|
2. ...refer to the toilet as "WC". I'm used to calling it “CR” or just “washroom”. The waiter gave me a funny look when I asked what it meant.
3. ...aren't in to junk food. I’m almost certain that I'm wrong but chips were nowhere to be found! The only "junk" food I saw in the grocery was instant noodles. Is this why plump people are a rarity?
|Dried fruit chips seemed to be the commonest chips around.|
|These college girls asked me what it takes to be famous!|
|They interviewed me about the weather. It was so hot that day!|
|Our conversation lasted for more than an hour. It was cool how our group kept growing!|