• There's No Place Like Little Saigon

    5 days ago - By Eater

    I went back to Little Saigon for the first time in a decade to see it through the eyes of my 91-year-old grandfather Orange County's Little Saigon is not the Vietnamese equivalent of Chinatown, Koreatown, or Little Tokyo. These pockets within the Southern California landscape all share commonalities; each, of course, is a collection of like-people and like-things.
    But what sets Little Saigon apart is its significance to the first generation of Vietnamese refugees: When Saigon fell on April 30, 1975, it picked itself up and made a new home in Orange County. The area is a kind of sacred...
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