Hanoi is unexpectedly romantic.  (at Hồ Hoàn Kiếm (Hoan Kiem Lake))

Hanoi is unexpectedly romantic. (at Hồ Hoàn Kiếm (Hoan Kiem Lake))

It’s not all fun and games in Vietnam. The team hard at work on the mobile app release at our de facto office.

It’s not all fun and games in Vietnam. The team hard at work on the mobile app release at our de facto office.

Our first day in Saigon started early at 5:30AM. Vietnam is decidedly a morning culture; streets are crowded by 6AM with vendors, commuters, and kids heading to school. We grabbed a bowl of pho for breakfast and planned our day.

The trick is to say something funny right before snapping the picture! My family doing an impromptu photo shoot to model the sweaters we got them.

The trick is to say something funny right before snapping the picture! My family doing an impromptu photo shoot to model the sweaters we got them.

These dogs are pretty much celebrities in my neighborhood.

These dogs are pretty much celebrities in my neighborhood.

A cheap ride, courtesy of OneVietnam and Uber. PS. the secret Uber promotion code is “onevietnam”.

A cheap ride, courtesy of OneVietnam and Uber. PS. the secret Uber promotion code is “onevietnam”.

Clearly Uyen is the face of our outfit. Uyen and Chef Phan at KTVU today talking about #streeteats. (at KTVU Channel 2)

Clearly Uyen is the face of our outfit. Uyen and Chef Phan at KTVU today talking about #streeteats. (at KTVU Channel 2)