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Mar
30

District 1 in Ho Chi Minh City

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District 1 is Ho Chi Minh City’s downtown where you often see a lot of office buildings, luxury hotels, and fancy restaurants, along with many most visited attractions where you can learn about the lifestyle, culture, and history of the city. When night comes, it is also the time the district is most lively and crowded with people, especially the y...
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Guest — Tracy Claire
I had an amazing tour around this area, so many attractions to see and many things to do. I will make sure I join your guys' night... Read More
Friday, 21 February 2020 15:55
Guest — Grayson Mars
such a bustling area with lots of shops and entertainment
Saturday, 04 January 2020 13:44
Guest — Cameron
Thanks for the much needed information.
Tuesday, 01 October 2019 19:17
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Mar
26

5 Things to do on a Ho Chi Minh City Layover

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The Tan Son Nhat International Airport (airport code: SGN) is the biggest in Vietnam, located 8 kilometers from Ho Chi Minh City’s center - District 1 making many tourist attractions shopping centers and restaurants accessible for those stuck on short or long layovers.Related Article: Tan Son Nhat Airport GuideThings to do on Ho Chi Minh City Layov...
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Guest — Rachel Martinez
Hello, I sent you an email about a half-day tour. My name is Rachel Martinez and we are a family of 6.
Thursday, 30 January 2020 11:29
Guest — Katie C
My partner and I had an 8 hour layover in Ho Chi Minh and contacted this company for a half-day tour of the city. From the point o... Read More
Wednesday, 29 January 2020 11:40
Guest — Darcie
Our family had a 6 hours layover and contacted this company for a half-day tour. They arranged and picked us up at the airport, an... Read More
Saturday, 26 October 2019 14:25
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Mar
24

Off-the-Beaten-Path in Saigon

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Saigon (Ho Chi Minh City) is a wonderful city to explore not only because of its economic growth and famous attractions but also because there are many urban tales, hidden pagodas, and quiet streets to be discovered. Have a look at some of Saigon’s off-the-beaten-path locations to explore the unseen side of Saigon.For Culture and History Learners i...
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I love the Other Side tour. It was incredible to see another side of Ho Chi Minh that has not been portraited by the public media ... Read More
Wednesday, 04 March 2020 21:42
Guest — Hazel
You must sign up for their Saigon's Other Side tour! I cannot recommend highly enough! Worth every penny ... Read More
Saturday, 26 October 2019 13:47
Guest — Dominique Rusks
Nice to see a different side of the city
Friday, 11 October 2019 22:50
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Mar
23

Vietnamese Souvenirs to Buy in Saigon

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When traveling to Vietnam, you may wish to bring home some signature memorabilia from this country full of rich culture. There are varieties of unique items representing Vietnamese traditions that you can choose from, but the souvenirs below are the favorite gifts to buy in Saigon.Vietnamese Coffee and TeaCultivated from the highlands in Tay Nguyen...
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Guest — Steven Henry
If possible, look for local places to buy these, or you will risk getting overcharged
Tuesday, 24 December 2019 22:46
Guest — Gillian
Or some lovely T-shirts at the Ben Thanh Market
Tuesday, 08 October 2019 11:39
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Mar
17

The Russian Market in Ho Chi Minh City

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Markets are the soul of Ho Chi Minh City and they play an important role in people's lives. You can find tons of markets when coming to the city, and the markets differ fundamentally in all kinds of goods. Besides the iconic one like Ben Thanh Market or the traditional local wet market like Ba Chieu Market, Binh Tay Market, and Hoa Hung Market, peo...
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Guest — Dannell
great find, your guide is helpful
Wednesday, 29 January 2020 15:44
Guest — Edward Solomita
lots of knock off designer brands to shop
Saturday, 04 January 2020 15:52
Guest — Irina
I need Russian speaking guide in Ho Chi Minh city. Can you recommend a guide for us?
Friday, 08 November 2019 23:23
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Mar
16

Top 10 Night Markets in Vietnam

Top 10 Night Markets in Vietnam
Night markets in Vietnam are exciting and lively areas that attract both locals and foreign visitors from around the world to come and enjoy Vietnamese street food and get some bargain items. When you travel to Vietnam, don't miss out on these top night markets.1. Old Quarter’s Night Market (Hanoi)Old Quarter’s Night Market is one of the most famou...
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Visited the Ben Thanh Market in your tour recently, worthwhile experience !
Tuesday, 08 October 2019 11:30
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Feb
24

Top 7 Famous Local Markets in Ho Chi Minh City

Top 7 Famous Local Markets in Ho Chi Minh City
Although modern trading sites and shopping malls are becoming more popular in the fast-paced lifestyle of the Saigonese, traditional markets have been long-standing and keeping several cultural aspects of the Vietnamese for hundred years, and they are the symbols of the city. When travelers visit Ho Chi Minh City, formerly known as Saigon, a visit ...
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Guest — Tracy Mazurs
These markets have such interesting energy that I have never experienced before. I was quite overwhelmed when I first walked in, ... Read More
Friday, 20 December 2019 19:31
Guest — Patsy Moyer
Do your tours include visiting the markets? Would love to join your tours. Thank you
Tuesday, 01 October 2019 19:14
Guest — Edgar Adenot
Hello, My name is Edgar and I am currently living and studying in Saigon. I was just reading this article and found it very usef... Read More
Tuesday, 13 November 2018 13:40
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Feb
23

Top Streets for Your Ho Chi Minh (Saigon) Shopping

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Not only is it the busiest city in Vietnam, but Ho Chi Minh City is also a shopping paradise. If you have a chance to visit this metropolitan, then Ho Chi Minh shopping should be on your checklist. Now, let’s check out the 10 popular shopping streets in Ho Chi Minh!Top 10 Shopping Streets in Ho Chi Minh City for Clothes and ShoesThe below 10 shoppi...
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Guest — Leslie Bishop
I looove shopping. I was so happy that my local guide took me to Nguyen Trai
Thursday, 30 January 2020 11:45
Guest — Joshua Davidson
I went to Nguyen Trai street and it is full of individual shops selling mostly clothes. The street is very long.
Thursday, 30 January 2020 11:21
Guest — Marry Sierra
shopping malls will most likely have everything you need
Tuesday, 01 October 2019 18:52
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Jan
07

Ben Thanh Market in Ho Chi Minh City

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If you are looking for some local experience in Vietnam, you should not miss out 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 shopping for lovely souvenirs. Yo...
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Visited the market in one of your tours. Very interesting experience!
Wednesday, 02 October 2019 21:26
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Jan
05

Shopping Malls in Ho Chi Minh City

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Besides valuable traditional culture, Ho Chi Minh City is always good at urbanizing and adapting to new trends. The more modern the city becomes, the more shopping malls it has. Ho Chi Minh City is known as the “shopping paradise” of Vietnam thanks to these malls. Coming to these malls, you will enjoy not only the shopping leisure but also the nice...
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Guest — Mariam Mandez
Maybe not the best idea to go to the shopping malls during the holidays though. Too crowded!
Saturday, 04 January 2020 14:54
Guest — Ivy Rihimaki
Takashimaya is a nice place to find some quality brands
Wednesday, 02 October 2019 21:47
Guest — Mohan King
Thanks for this updated list. Waiting for more sites...
Wednesday, 14 March 2018 11:55
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Dec
24

What to Buy in Hanoi Vietnam

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Hanoi is not only the capital of Vietnamese cultures and historical traditions but also the center with many natural attractions creating attractive interests of tourism to this city. Hanoi is the ideal destination for travelers and has seen an increasing number of international and domestic visitors annually due to its bustling local markets, shop...
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The vendors are not likely to speak any English! so you're running a risk of being overcharged. Do a bit of research for the stand... Read More
Thursday, 28 November 2019 23:58
Guest — Rojane Cruz
Thank you for sharing your amazing article, I wish that I read this before but when I visit again Hanoi on my next adventure I wil... Read More
Wednesday, 26 June 2019 11:03
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Dec
24

Vietnam Shopping: 10 Things to Buy in a Vietnamese Market

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When visiting any local Vietnamese market, there are a variety of unique items that bring out the iconic and traditional Vietnamese cultures. In this blog, we offer a guide to some popular Vietnamese souvenirs that you can purchase to remember your Vietnam trip.Ao Dai Known as one of the gorgeous and beautiful traditional Vietnamese dresses, t...
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You should also try the food at the markets. Try to look for a clean place though, because the scene of the wet market usually doe... Read More
Tuesday, 24 December 2019 23:32
Guest — Mina Curtis
Remember to bargain HARD for the T-shirts in the Ben Thanh market. It was an experience of mine
Thursday, 28 November 2019 23:50
Guest — Katie Gores
Hoi An is where you can have your ao dai professionally tailored within a day
Monday, 25 November 2019 12:46
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Aug
04

Vietnamese Souvenirs Your Friends And Family Will Love

Vietnamese Souvenirs Your Friends And Family Will Love
Are you interested in Vietnamese souvenirs?If so, then check out our guide below to the top gifts you should take back from your next trip to Vietnam. Whether you're planning the end of an unforgettable trip to Vietnam, or just dreaming of your next vacation, we have you covered. Vietnamese Souvenirs SilkOne of the most popular souvenirs ...
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i follow your blogs and comments.i Like this website.
Thursday, 14 November 2019 18:11
Guest — Ursula A. Moraski
I have been to Vietnam quite a few times and love the shopping. I have many things in my house that I have carried back to the US... Read More
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Jul
03

Where to Buy Porcelain and Ceramics in Ho Chi Minh City

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Vietnamese CeramicsMinh Long17 Ba Huyen Thanh Quan, District 3Opening hours: 9 AM - 9 PMFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/minhlongcompanyLong Phuong140 Nguyen Phuc Nguyen, District 3Opening hours: 8 AM - 5 PMFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/sulongphuong/Distributors of many brands:Thu Ba123 -125 Nguyen Phuc Nguyen, District 3Opening ho...
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I see your listing do not have Amai ceramics?
Tuesday, 26 March 2019 12:27
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Jul
03

Where to Buy Home Decor in Ho Chi Minh City

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Q. Home4th floor, Saigon Centre, 65 Le Loi, District 1Opening hours: 10 AM - 9 PMFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/qhomevn/Authentique Home113 Le Thanh Ton, District 1Opening hours: 9 AM - 9 PMHomepage: http://authentiquehome.com/Sadec District91 Mac Thi Buoi, District 1Opening hours: 9 AM - 9 PMHomepage: https://www.facebook.com/Sa...
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Jul
03

Where to Buy Arts in Ho Chi Minh City

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Contemporary ArtBen Thanh Art7 Nguyen Thiep, District 1Opening hours: 9 AM - 9 PMHomepage: http://www.benthanhart.com/Salon Saigon6D Ngo Thoi Nhiem, District 3Opening hours: 9 AM - 6 PMHomepage: http://www.salonsaigon.com/en/home/San Art263 Nam Ky Khoi Nghia, District 3Opening hours: 1:30 PM - 6:30 PM (closed on Monday and Sunday)Homepage:&nbs...
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Thanks for the list
Saturday, 26 October 2019 15:50
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Jul
03

Where to Buy Lacquerware in Ho Chi Minh City

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Laquerware:Hanoia15 Dong Du, District 1Opening hours: 9 AM - 9 PMHomepage: http://hanoia.comLaquer Paintings:Huong Nga91 Le Thanh Ton, District 1Opening hours: 8 AM - 8 PMHomepage: https://huongngafinearts.vn/?currency=USDNhu Y3rd floor, 90 Nguyen Hue, District 1Opening hours: 9 AM - 9 PMHomepage: http://nhuylacquer.com/Tay Son Lacqu...
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Jul
03

Vietnam War Memorabilia

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“All I know of you is all the sights of war.A film by Coppola, the helicopter's roar.”That is the lyrics of a very famous song, Hello Vietnam, which depicts closely how people know about Vietnam for centuries. Besides documentaries with helicopters, guns, bombs, and fire, there is a wide range of Vietnam War memorabilia that remind people of this i...
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Jul
02

Checklists of Ho Chi Minh City Travel

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Planning your upcoming Ho Chi Minh City travel is easier when you have a checklist of what things to do and see, the items to bring, and the food to try.Checklist of What to PackVisa and PassportSunscreen & ToiletriesClothing for the hot & humid weatherShoesCameraVisa and Passport: Check whether you need a visa to visit Vietnam and pre...
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Your city tour is incredibly amazing
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Jun
29

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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joined the motorbike tour a while ago, all the tour guides were amazing
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