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After a busy week, it’s good to have a walk. You can use it to learn and practicing a new language, make new friends, exchange information about cultures, try new food, See people practice different sports or just walk in silence.
Every Saturday morning. We gather at 7:00 (AM) in the bird cafe. Around 7:15 (AM) we start walking in the Tao Dan Park. Around 9:00 (AM) we sit in the Bird cafe for coffee and/or tea. Some members of the walking group start at 6.00 (AM) with
The walking is in the Tao Dan Park in District One. This park is central in Ho Chi Minh City. The park is situated behind the Independence Palace (aka Reunification Palace / Dinh Thống Nhất) As
Every morning bird lovers gather in the bird cafe. They bring a cage with their beloved bird. A good place to gather for the walk. More information about the bird cafe can be found at -> Cà phê chim Tao Đàn, thú vui tao nhã của người Sài Gòn (Sorry. The text is in Vietnamese)
If you come with your bike. Then you can park
In the Bird Cafe, you can buy coffee. The price is a little bit higher then you pay
Walking makes you hungry. In the park is a small stand that sells warm soja
In the park is a FREE public toilet.
What is the meaning of Tao Dan?
In the comments came the question if the name Tao Dan has any connect
TAO ĐÀN (this is written in Vietnamese for Vietnamese word) is TAO NGỘ (meeting) + ĐÀN (group, conference)
TAOISM (this is written in English for Chinese word), in Chinese it means Religion of the Way, show you the way to practice to be a better version of yourself. The
Conclusion, TAO (in Vietnamese) differs from TAO (in Taoism)
We Vietnamese translate Taoism as ĐẠO GIÁO
- 28 September 2017 – first initial release.
- 06 July 2018 – I removed some mistakes from the text.
- 23 May 2019 – What does Tao Dan mean?