Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnamese: Thành Phố Hồ Chí Minh) is the largest city in Vietnam with a population of around 7 million. Although it was renamed back in 1975 after the Vietnam war, it is still commonly referred to as Saigon by both Vietnamese and foreigners alike.
Vietnam, Ho Chi Minh City
We left the hotel at 6:00am and took a public bus to Ho Chi Min City. We got there and went to the market where Nisha bought dome bags. We then went for our farewell dinner at a stall outside the market, and went for drinks and said our goodbyes - was quite sad as we all got on really well. The next day we ...
Posted in Rohit & Nisha's Big Adventure by rohitnisha
Travel day to Vietnam!
Today was a travel day. Flew from Chiang Mai to Bangkok and then onto Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. First impression, the traffic is absolutely crazy here. Holy 1 million scooters! It will be a challenge crossing the streets. The streets are lit up for Christmas and New Years and like Ron said, 20 ...
Posted in Ron & Marti's Big Adventure by mdudun