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District 12 in Ho Chi Minh City

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When coming to District 12, you can see the contrast between the heart of Ho Chi Minh City, like District 1 and District 3, and a peaceful area. Unlike the other destinations in Ho Chi Minh City, this area mainly attracts tourists thanks to its outdoor activities, which can be hard to find in other crowded districts. Map of District 12's Attra...
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Wow so many districts in Saigon, but this district seems far out of town
Sunday, 27 October 2019 11:59
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Apr
01

District 10 in Ho Chi Minh City

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As a district near the city center, District 10’s economics is growing, but the lifestyle of locals is still the same. Join us in finding out what to do, what to see, and where to eat in this district.Map of District 10's Attractions:District 10 OverviewThe land which is now named District 10 was a deserted place between two big cities in Southern ...
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Guest — Kye
Went through here on a food tour. Lots of options and very crowded. Great to see the more local side of Saigon.
Saturday, 26 October 2019 14:30
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Apr
01

Go Vap District in Ho Chi Minh City

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Each district of Ho Chi Minh City its a different charm. As for Go Vap District, it has been reputed as a vibrant area with continuous housing and business development for those who seek investment opportunities.Map of Go Vap District's Attractions:Go Vap District OverviewGo Vap District has been highly urbanized since the 1980s and now it is still...
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Saturday, 26 October 2019 15:04
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Apr
01

District 9 in Ho Chi Minh City

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To the east of Ho Chi Minh City is another outskirt district, connecting the city with the provinces in the north and east. Learn more about this district - District 9 - in our guide and discover the fun activities you can enjoy here.Map of District 9's Attractions:District 9 OverviewDistrict 9 was an outskirt of Thu Duc District in the past, and s...
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Mar
30

Phu Nhuan District in Ho Chi Minh City

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What is the quickest getaway from Ho Chi Minh City’s Center? Come to Phu Nhuan District, only 10 minutes away, and you can experience and learn more about the daily life of locals as well as try different cuisine they have to offer. It is a central district, but you can still find it less hustling but no less exciting than District 1.Map of Phu Nhu...
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I love visiting here with friends at night. A lot of nice restaurants and drinking places, both local and international chains. If... Read More
Thursday, 30 January 2020 11:35
Guest — Elise
I used to live at the Phan Xich Long area, it was quite nice with many restaurants and "nhau" places around the 2 sides of the riv... Read More
Saturday, 26 October 2019 13:39
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Mar
30

District 5 in Ho Chi Minh City

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Chinatown is always fascinating to travelers with its cuisine and its colorful lights at night. District 5 in Ho Chi Minh City, a part of Chinatown, won’t disappoint you with a lot of delicious foods and shopping centers.Map of District 5's Attractions:District 5 OverviewDistrict 5 has been a part of Cho Lon or Chinatown in Ho Chi Minh City since C...
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Do you conduct tour about District 5? I sent you an email please help to check. We are a family of 5 wanting to tour in March.... Read More
Thursday, 30 January 2020 11:25
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Mar
30

District 4 in Ho Chi Minh City

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Located next to District 1 - the heart of Ho Chi Minh City, District 4 is a crowded district where you can easily observe the ordinary daily lives of Vietnamese locals. It is also an ideal destination for food-lovers as there is a wide variety of tasty street foods and several wonderful eating streets in District 4.Map of District 4's Attractions:D...
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Mar
30

Binh Thanh District in Ho Chi Minh City

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Binh Thanh District is one of the districts in Ho Chi Minh City where you can get away from the crowded downtown. This old district may not be well-known by many tourists, but you can enjoy its authentic and buoyant spirit. If you are looking for an area where you can experience the casual life of local people but not really far from the center, Bi...
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Mar
30

District 3 in Ho Chi Minh City

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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 OverviewDistrict 3 is located...
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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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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
30

Traveling around Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) by Taxi

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Ho Chi Minh City taxis are considered an important mean of transportation for tourists, especially ones who first come to this big city. To make things easier for your trip, we have updated some need-to-know information about taxi in Ho Chi Minh City.An Overview of Taxi in Ho Chi Minh CityIn Ho Chi Minh City, you can easily see and grab a taxi beca...
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Guest — Paul Duo
Just use a mobile app, it is much more trustworthy and you can know about the price first
Saturday, 04 January 2020 13:25
Guest — Rachel K
Your website is doing a great job providing lots of useful information about Vietnam
Saturday, 26 October 2019 15:55
Guest — Nelson
Definitely ask for the price first to avoid scams, and only use popular brands
Saturday, 19 October 2019 23:08
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Mar
30

LGBT Travel in Vietnam

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LGBT tourism is no longer a controversial topic in today’s modern societies. In Vietnam, homosexuality has increasingly received public awareness, especially among young people in recent years.Commonly Asked Questions for LGBT Travelers in VietnamIs Vietnam friendly and safe for LGBT Travelers?Yes. Although the older generation in Vietnam still has...
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You have many useful information on your website, and great to see LGBT mentions. Way to go!
Sunday, 27 October 2019 12:10
Guest — Carl Hicks
are there any lgbt events in the city
Saturday, 19 October 2019 23:15
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Mar
26

7 Things to do on a Saigon Night Tour

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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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Did the night tour and it was the best! We loved the BBQ dinner and it was nice surprise. High recommend this company! Ask Lien as... Read More
Saturday, 26 October 2019 14:57
Guest — Blanche Tucker
The city is the best at night, Thank you for showing me around
Saturday, 19 October 2019 22:57
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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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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

Vietnam's Geography

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Overview of Vietnam's GeographyTotal area: 331,210 KM2Coastline: 3,260 KMTotal Land Boundaries: 4,550 KMBorder Countries: Cambodia 1,137 KM, Laos 2,340 KM, China 1,065 KMTimezone: UTC/GMT +7Provinces: 58, 5 municipalitiesHighest Point: Mount Fansipan (3,144 M)Natural Resources: offshore oil and gas deposits, timber, hydropower, coal,...
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Mar
24

First Time in Ho Chi Minh City

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Ho Chi Minh City, formerly Saigon, is one of the most popular tourist cities in Vietnam.Population (2019): 9 millionEthnic groups: Viet (Kinh), Hoa, Cham, KhmerHighlights: War Remnant Museum, the Independence Palace, Central Post Office, Notre Dame Cathedral, Ben Thanh Market, Bui Vien walking street, Nguyen Hue walking street, Cho Lon, Cu Chi...
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Mar
24

Ho Chi Minh City Districts Overview

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Ho Chi Minh City is a popular destination for many visitors from all over the world. But most people only travel and stay in the city center of District 1 and have missed out on many rare attractions and beauty that scatter in other lesser-known districts of the city. The below are Ho Chi Minh City districts overview with our suggestion of places t...
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Do you have tours that cover the main districts? Thanks
Tuesday, 01 October 2019 18:38
Guest — Aiden Smith
wow so many districts. this is great information
Saturday, 23 December 2017 13:30
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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
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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
19

Vietnam Travel Tips: Vietnam Dos and Don'ts

Vietnam Travel Tips: Vietnam Dos and Don'ts
When planning a trip to Vietnam, the Vietnam travel tip you must keep in mind is that no matter how open-minded and carefree you are, others around you may be judgmental. But don’t let this discourage you in any way. Read more on the Dos and Don’ts when you travel to Vietnam.To have fun trips in Ho Chi Minh City, check out our authentic motorbike t...
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Nice information. Thank you
Tuesday, 08 October 2019 11:40
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Mar
19

Is Traveling with Face Masks Necessary in Vietnam?

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The face mask market in urban Vietnam has been expanding rapidly. Take a street tour and you will see that 8 out of 10 traffic participators wear face masks. What are the motivating forces behind this phenomenon, and are traveling with face masks necessary in Vietnam?The Justifications for the TrendTo answer the question of are traveling with face ...
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