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How to Plan An Awesome Ho Chi Minh Tour by Motorbike

How to Plan An Awesome Ho Chi Minh Tour by Motorbike

Ho Chi Minh City is a bustling and beautiful city with a lively and energetic atmosphere. Once known as Saigon, this former capital is famous for its quirky blend of the modern and traditional aspects of Vietnamese culture. There's so much to see and do, and it's widely agreed that one of the best ways to do so is by riding a motorbike. We want you...

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Vietnam Travel Tips: Guide to Packing for Vietnam and How to Budget

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Are you planning your next vacation getaway? Vietnam is a fantastic destination with many adventures in store for travelers! While you're getting excited looking for flights and booking hotels, have you thought about what you'll need for the trip? Our newest addition to our Vietnam travel tips have you covered with a quick guide to packing for...

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7 Reasons To Try Vietnam Private Tours

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Vietnam has become a tourist hotspot for many years due to its breath-taking landscapes and cultural diversity. Travelers can decide to have independent traveling with the ultimate freedom to discover every corner of Vietnam, but they may get involved in some unexpected hassles. A group tour, however, can provide a quick overview of the city you're...

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Locals Recommend Business Hotels in Ho Chi Minh City

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There is a wide range of business hotels in Ho Chi Minh City. It depends on your purpose and the scale of your event to choose the most decent one. These are the five business hotels we recommend for you. Related article:  Local Recommend Hotels in Ho Chi Minh City You may also check hotel jobs in Canada for foreigners InterContinental Asiana ...

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Why You Should Avoid Budget Tour Packages in Vietnam

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This blog will explain why you need to avoid these services and what to look for. Falling for the “budget” tour packages will wreck your holiday and your travel experience in Vietnam. What Are Budget Tour Packages in Vietnam? The answer to this is subjective. Everyone has their definition of what affordable means. For example, if your inc...

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10 Tips for Solo Travelers in Vietnam

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Traveling alone in Vietnam gives you the chance to submerge yourself with your surroundings without getting distracted entirely, but that comes with tradeoffs such as loneliness and safety concerns. All you need to do is spend some preparation for your trip and exercise common sense at all times when you are in Vietnam, and you should be alright. 1...

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8 Common Scams and Annoyances in Vietnam

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Scams and unfortunate events happen all over the world. When you travel, as long as you exercise caution and common sense, you will be able to enjoy your trip without feeling paranoid all of the time. Below are some of the common scams and annoyances in Vietnam and how to avoid them. 1. Pickpockets and Snatch Theft Your alertness should be from the...

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How to Take Shuttle Buses from Tan Son Nhat International Airport to Saigon (Ho Chi Minh City) Center

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A few years back, travelers would not even consider taking public transport due to the confusion on the routes and the hop-on-hop-off methods that most of the locals do there – at least; they seem to know what they’re doing. Everything seemed so chaotic and that taking a taxi straight out of the airport seemed easier. Now, taking airport ...

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5 Motorbike Riding Tips for First-time Passengers

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Riding in Vietnam’s chaotic traffic can seem terrifying, especially for first-timers. The locals appear to be experts at navigating the traffic that comes honking from all different directions. Although the transportations in Vietnam seem scary, you should not be entirely paranoid as the locals drive these motorbikes daily – it is their way of life...

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Tan Son Nhat International Airport Guide

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This guide will include maps of terminals and direction to some of the facilities in Tan Son Nhat International Airport (SGN). It is a busy airport in Ho Chi Minh City with both domestic and international flights running every day. Its capacity and number of passengers are also among the highest in Vietnam. Tan Son Nhat International Airport Map Ad...

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3 Tips to Avoid Taxi Scams in Ho Chi Minh (Saigon)

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Taxi is a common form of transportation to get around Ho Chi Minh City because it can make you avoid the heat and is easy to find. There are dozens of taxi brands operating in Ho Chi Minh City, and while some are legit and some are created to confuse and trick you. Asides from the common scams in Vietnam, here are the 3 things to keep in ...

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Ho Chi Minh City Shore Excursions: Know-Before-You-Go Tips

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Each year, roughly 15 million visitors are coming to Vietnam by plane, car, or cruise. And without a doubt, Ho Chi Minh (HCM) City, formerly known as Saigon, is one of the most popular destinations for a port of call. Whether you are on a 1-week cruise discovering Southeast Asia or you are on a 3-month journey exploring the world - this city discov...

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Money Saving Tips in Saigon

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Top money saving tips in Saigon Budget travel in Saigon is totally possible! Last time we talked about 11 tips to save money in Vietnam. Now, we attempt a saving guide for Saigon specifically. Let’s see how you can go sightseeing, eating and exploring all of Saigon at incredibly small costs. Money Saving Tips in Saigon No.1 - Accommodation: Stay in...

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Vietnam Food Tour: Signature Dishes in Southern Vietnam (Part 3)

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Foods in the south of Vietnam are not as complicated in the making as the cuisine of Central and Northern Vietnam. These dishes are often added sugar or coconut juice as sweeteners and used fat from coconut milk. The southern people just need these simple ingredients to combine and create their style of cuisine. Lau mam (Salted Fish Hot Pot) Salted...

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What You Should Know Before Getting Tattoos in Vietnam

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Tattoos have been a stigma, a taboo in many cultures, especially in Asian countries where they would often be associated with mafias and bad people. However, the world has changed, and so has Vietnam. These days, along with the booming popularity of tattooing internationally, tattooing in Vietnam is flourishing as well.Now, the obvious choices in V...

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What is the Capital of Vietnam

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Keeping an ageless charm through centuries, Hanoi - the capital of Vietnam is famous not only for the Old Quarter with narrow and crowded streets but also for the nostalgic feeling that it brings. While Saigon is a young and modern city, the ancient Hanoi is still a true beholder of history. Location of Hanoi and How to Get There Located on the ban...

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Information on Bringing your Pets to Vietnam

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Admittedly, there is no better way to explore the exotic land of Vietnam with your best friend in the entire world - your beloved pets. In order to enjoy your trip to the fullest with an adorable company by your side, make sure to keep up with the information on bringing your pets to Vietnam. Information on Bringing your Pets to Vietnam: Who is You...

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Public Bus Transportation in Ho Chi Minh City

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There are many types of transportations in Ho Chi Minh City that you can choose from to get around the city. With over 100 routes, the public bus is one of the cheapest type of transportations to explore the city on a budget. Check out our guide below to know how to catch the bus and some popular routes to famous attractions Ho Chi Minh City. BOOK ...

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An Introduction to Ho Chi Minh City

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Most tourists traveling to Vietnam always add Ho Chi Minh City (region code: 028) to their bucket list. The impressions of travelers when they come to the 300-year-old city are the abundant choices of delicious street foods and the millions of motorbike madness zooming around the city. Here are some facts about Ho Chi Minh City that you s...

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Life in Vietnamese Countrysides

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The countrysides in Vietnam have always played an important role in economic development and in preserving the traditions and culture. In Vietnam, wherever you may visit, regardless of region, you always find the precious values that are passed down and maintained by many generations. People in Vietnamese Countrysides Over 60% of the Vietnamese pop...

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