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Where are the Beaches in Ho Chi Minh City?

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Blessed with a long coastline, of more than 3,000 km, Vietnam has long been famous for beautiful beaches with white, clear water and ideal weather for beachgoers to enjoy. Top names listed here are Sam Son, Lang Co, My Khe, Nhat Le, Da Nang, Nha Trang, Mui Ne, etc. And where are the beaches in Ho Chi Minh City? This blog is going to give you the an...

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36 Hours in Ho Chi Minh City

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Known as the biggest and most populated city in Vietnam, Ho Chi Minh City is not only the economic capital of the country but also a place that is full of excitement. If you only have 36 hours in Ho Chi Minh City, here is what you should do to make the most of your time visiting. And you are in for luck because you will be surrounded by the variety...

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Essential Tours in Saigon

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Formerly known as Pearl of the Far East, Saigon (Ho Chi Minh City) has long been a cultural, economic, and political center of Vietnam. Traveling to Saigon, you can see the high-rise buildings located close to the sanctuary, amusement parks, and crowded shopping centers, but also without the lack of ancient villas, traditional markets or museums th...

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A Guide to the Hidden Alleyways in Ho Chi Minh City

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Ho Chi Minh usually surprises tourists with various city dynamics and charms. However, besides its hustle and bustle, there are some peaceful places where you can escape from the noise of a developing city: the hidden alleyways in Ho Chi Minh City. They hide among the crowded roads and skyscrapers, and the residents there have their own “culture” a...

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An Introduction to Vietnam’s Mountains

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Coming to Vietnam, there are many things to do and many places to explore. We have serene and bustling cities for those who want to join in the energetic flow of the city or just want to immerse in the spirit of the place. We are blessed with beautiful rivers accompanied by friendly locals and the famous floating market. We also have gorgeous beach...

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Why We Love Ho Chi Minh City

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Discover 8 reasons why we love Ho Chi Minh City as locals from the city Looking for good reasons to visit Ho Chi Minh City? Discover the most populous city in Vietnam from the locals' perspectives to see why people just love this city so much regardless of where they come from! Let’s begin our countdown! 1. Architecture in its best form The citysca...

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One-month Vietnam Itinerary

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Some travelers plan to drop by Vietnam just for a short time but get mesmerized and decide to linger for months. Discover the charms of Vietnam as manifested in the North, South and Central regions with our guide to one-month Vietnam itinerary! In this ultimate plan we give you essential know-before-you-go tips, pick out the best places to go, the ...

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Amazing Views of Salt Fields in Vietnam

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Vietnam has long been known for its white sandy beaches, tropical climate and such resilient and indigent people, all of which are indispensable constituents of the salt fields’ production across the country. The qualities of the Vietnamese workers, the industry of making salts are there for you to discover and especially, the stunning views of sal...

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Ho Chi Minh City Tour on Scooters

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Ho Chi Minh City Tour on scooters or motorbikes is one of the best choices you can make. Most of the streets in the city are quite small and packed with a lot of private transportation, so using the scooter you can easily weaving through the traffic, and get to your destinations, whether they are on the opened streets or deep in zig-zag alleyways i...

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Old Pagoda in Ho Chi Minh: Giac Lam Pagoda

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Each religion or sect in Vietnam has its main spiritual center as a gathering site for followers on special occasions. As far as Lam Te Zen, which is a Zen school of Buddhism, is concerned, Giac Lam Pagoda is considered the most important Lam Te Zen place in Southern Vietnam and it is now an attractive religious place to both locals and tourists. A...

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Day Tours from Phu My Port

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Will your cruise be docking at Phu My Port in Vietnam for a day or two? Exciting, you are so near to the best place to experience Vietnam: Ho Chi Minh City! Diverse cuisine, rich history, and mesmerizing landmarks, this city is a no-brainer when it comes to Vietnam travel.  A Brief Introduction of Phu My Port Phu My (pronounced Foo Me) port is...

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How to Spend a Long Weekend in Ho Chi Minh City

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Traveling in Ho Chi Minh City can be one of the most interesting experiences in your life. Ho Chi Minh is a vibrant, busy city with many dynamic cultures. You may discover the extraordinary beauties and unique style of this city from your journey. How to Get to and around Ho Chi Minh City Powered by 12Go system   If you plan to visit Ho Chi Mi...

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Where to Go in Saigon Like a Local

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As we all know, Ho Chi Minh City, often used interchangeably as Saigon by the locals, is the biggest city in Vietnam. It is not only an economic center but also a multicultural city. Therefore, it has always been an interesting destination for tourists all over the world. Super busy with millions of motorbikes, good food, and energetic are what peo...

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A Saigon Adventure on the Back of the Bike

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As one of the top cities to visit in Vietnam, Saigon offers many tours around the city. One of which is a Saigon adventure on the back of the bike. What is this tour about and why you should try it? Find your answers in the guide below. Why You Should Do a Saigon Adventure on the Back of the Bike "Saigon" is what people, both locals, and foreigners...

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The Largest Fabric Market in Saigon - Soai Kinh Lam

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The Soai Kinh Lam Market has long been famous for its offer of a large variety of textiles and fabrics in Saigon, so many tailors and designers within the city often visit this market to purchase their customers' favorite types of fabric. This is located in the busy Chinatown area, where daily business activities are always hustling. This is one of...

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Popular Night Clubs in Ho Chi Minh City

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In recent years, Ho Chi Minh does not fail to disappoint in the nightlife entertainment scenes, especially with the numerous trendy sky bars and fancy night clubs popping up as a result of the city’s rapid development into a metropolitan. If you get a chance to visit this lively city, take some time to stop by some of these popular night club&...

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Cho Quan Church in Ho Chi Minh City

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Most people know of the Notre Dame Cathedral - arguably the most famous church in Ho Chi Minh City. Surprisingly, Notre Dame Cathedral is not the most ancient one in the city. In fact, Cho Quan Church is the most ancient church in Ho Chi Minh City and is located in Chinatown.  A Brief History of the Church In the 1700s, a large numbe...

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Our Recommended Itineraries for Touring Saigon in Half, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 Days

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There are many things to discover in Saigon; you will always find something new at each location in this beautiful city. Try our recommended itineraries for touring Saigon and get the best out of your adventure. Some notes about the best time for touring Saigon itineraries are: In the dry season (November - March), the morning and afternoon are goo...

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Ho Chi Minh Campaign Museum

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The main entrance of Ho Chi Minh Campaign Museum Built in the early 20th century by a French architect, the building was used as a college for military defense during the time Republic of Vietnam. It was not until 1986 that the Ho Chi Minh Campaign Museum was established to preserve and exhibit important historical artifacts used during the Ho Chi ...

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Things to Do in Saigon at Day

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Saigon is well-known for being extremely vibrant at night, with many food streets and clubs. However, the city at day also looks very active with plenty of attractive destinations and historical landmarks. Some Useful Information about Traveling in Saigon Located in the tropical climate, Saigon has two distinct seasons, the rainy season (from April...

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