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Saigon Pagodas: Jade Emperor Pagoda


If you travel to Saigon (Ho Chi Minh City), besides some historical attractions such as Independence Palace, Notre Dame Cathedral, Saigon Central Post Office, and War Remnants Museum that we highly suggest you should come and visit, there are other exciting local places which we ensure you would want to see. Some of these are old temples and pagoda...

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A Guide to Public Parks in Ho Chi Minh City


There are scams and annoyances in any public park that you need to avoid, but you should give the public parks in Ho Chi Minh City a try when visiting the city. Here are some of the most favorite public parks in Ho Chi Minh City where you can enjoy the wonderful nature and green as well as experience a lot of fun activities and meet with the locals...

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What to Do in Saigon Day Tours


Saigon, a multicultural city, always magnetizes those who wish to know more about the Vietnamese lifestyle and specialties. There are many things to put on your list of what to do in Saigon day tours, as well as many one-day trips you can make from the city. Check our guide and start planning your fun adventure. 1. Saigon Half-day Tours Visiting At...

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Places to See in Saigon Half-Day Tour


Saigon is a well-known modern city with crowded streets and warm hospitality. This city is also famous for historical attractions which mark many milestones of how it changed and grew up through periods of history. In this guide, we will introduce you some of the famous attraction sites you can visit on a limited time schedule. You will not be able...

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District 3 in Ho Chi Minh City


District 3 is one of the most developing districts in Ho Chi Minh City besides District 1. Visiting District 3, you will be impressed by not only many office buildings and restaurants but also a great number of religious sites, unique coffee shops, and wonderful eating streets. Map of District 3's Attractions: District 3 Overview District 3 is loca...

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Ben Thanh Market in Ho Chi Minh City


If you are looking for some local experience in Vietnam, you should not miss out on the local markets where you can see the daily life and trading of many Vietnamese in a traditional way. Ben Thanh Market is one of the busiest local markets in Ho Chi Minh City that you should visit to enjoy famous Vietnamese foods and shop for lovely souvenirs. You...

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Ho Chi Minh Two-Day Itineraries


What can you do in Ho Chi Minh City in two days? Our blog will go through Ho Chi Minh City's two-day itineraries with suggested activities, attractions, shopping, and eating. Check it out below and start planning your trip. Ho Chi Minh City Two-Day Itineraries Day 1: See details in our previous guide Ho Chi Minh City One-Day Itineraries. ...

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Saigon Attractions: The Saigon Central Post Office


The Saigon Central Post Office is one the most beautiful French architectures of Saigon, built in the Indochina time. The Saigon Central Post Office has been a witness to the changes of Saigon for over 120 years and has become a valuable masterpiece in the center of Saigon. It is not only famous for its gorgeous beauty, but it also serves as the ol...

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The Best Temples and Pagodas in Ho Chi Minh City


Visiting religious sites like temples and pagodas has become an important part of Vietnam travel and is usually included in many Ho Chi Minh City tours. This guide will list out a few of the best temples and pagodas in Ho Chi Minh City where you can study Vietnamese religions and admire these beautiful and sacred architectures. District 1 Jade...

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Saigon Attractions: Notre Dame Cathedral


Located at 1 Cong Xa Paris, District 1, Notre Dame Cathedral, the main church in the Archdiocese of Ho Chi Minh City, is one of the largest and oldest Catholic churches in Vietnam. Besides Catholics coming to attend the weekly mass at the church, many people also visit to admire its ancient beauty and elegant structures. Catholicism in Vietnam From...

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Saigon Attractions: The War Remnants Museum


The War Remnants Museum is one of the most famous historical attractions in Saigon. Coming to the War Remnants Museum, you can learn a part of how Vietnamese had struggled and fought for their independence, freedom, and peace of the nation and the locals' perspectives of the Vietnam War. The exhibits, such as weapons, documents, and photographs, di...

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Ho Chi Minh One-Day Itineraries


If you have planned for a short visit to Ho Chi Minh City, read our local guide on Ho Chi Minh City's must-see attractions in one day, and let your adventure begins. Map of Ho Chi Minh One-day Itineraries: Ho Chi Minh City One-Day Itineraries Morning:    8:30 AM - Notre Dame Cathedral (Duration: 30’) One of the French colonial architect r...

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How to Visit Saigon on a Budget


Despite being one of the most developed cities in Southeast Asia, visiting Saigon or Ho Chi Minh City on a budget is absolutely possible. Various activities and attractions in Saigon would probably fit every budget. Have a look at our tips and guide for an affordable and memorable visit to Saigon. Explore Free Attractions in Saigon Notre Dame Cathe...

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Tourist Attractions in Ho Chi Minh City for Cabin Crew


Ho Chi Minh City, which is commonly known as Saigon, has always been considered one of the most worth-visiting destinations in Vietnam due to its harmonious coexistence of traditional and contemporary characteristics. There are plenty of popular attractions ranging from substantial shopping malls to historical landmarks, which could not be ideal&nb...

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7 Things to Do on a Saigon Night Tour


As one of the most modern and busy cities in Vietnam, Ho Chi Minh City (or Saigon), is an ideal spot for travelers who want to discover the unique culture, including the lifestyle, cuisine, and traditions here, either at day or night. Saigon nighttime is entirely different from its daytime; there are a lot of things to do on a Saigon night tour tha...

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Backpacking Guide in Vietnam - 1 Week Customized Itinerary


If you are planning to backpack in Vietnam for one week, you will need to know when to go, what you need to prepare and pack for Vietnam, and of course where to go in such a limited amount of time. Read the below guide for more tips on how to save your money, attractions to visit, and Vietnamese food to try. Choosing the Best Time to Backpack in Vi...

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The Most Breath-taking Vietnam Waterfalls You Must Visit

ban-gioc-waterfalls-1 Ban Gioc Waterfall in Cao Bang

Vietnam is well-known for its natural and primitive beauty with oceans and beaches, hills, and forests. Waterfalls in Vietnam also remain one of the key features attracting visitors every year. Apart from their magnificence, those waterfalls are interestingly mysterious with many legends and tales derived from them. Continue to read more stories as...

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Outrageous Things to Do in Ho Chi Minh City


Ho Chi Minh City has gone through many changes, but the pace of its youthful life hasn’t. This busy and dynamic city is not only famous for its glamorous splendor but also well-known for its numerous fun experiences. In this Vietnam travel guide, we bring you some exciting and outrageous things to do in Ho Chi Minh City. Map for Outrageous Things t...

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Saigon Attractions: The Independence Palace

independence-palace-front The Independence Palace in Saigon

Of all the attractions in Saigon, the Independence Palace is the most prominent thanks to its immense historical value, along with its architectural grandeur and prime location. Taking a tour of the Independence Palace is a golden chance to witness a close-up of how the Vietnam War ended - such an important event that brought Vietnam peace and the ...

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11 Free Things to Do in Saigon


Saigon (Ho Chi Minh City) is considered to be a must-visit city in Southeast Asia because of its richness in history, culture, affordability, and a liveliness metropolitan. There is something for everyone. In our latest Vietnam local guide to the vibrant city's attractions, we bring you the 11 free things to do in Saigon that ensure you will still ...

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