Wednesday, 04 November 2015
Saigon - The City That Never Sleeps
KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 4 (Bernama) -- My thoughts turn to Vietnam's signature couture, the Ao Dai during my recent trip to Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam's largest bustling city which offers a melange of culture, history and natural beauty.
Women dressed in Ao Dais - long gown worn with side slits over wide trousers - take to the streets on their way or back home, or gracefully sail on their bikes along streets.
Svelte women in delicate pastels greet you at the hotel reception desk while older ladies in deep shades of colour cut a striking post at a restaurant dinner. The Ao Dai appears to flatter every figure.
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