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Visit one of the oldest churches in South Vietnamicon
TRAVEL21/02/20210

Visit one of the oldest churches in South Vietnam

Located at the centre of Ho Chi Minh City’s District 5, Cho Quan Church is the oldest church in the city.

 
New pedestrian mall to become new hotspot in HCM Cityicon

New pedestrian mall to become new hotspot in HCM City

TRAVEL
03/01/2021

A new pedestrian mall in Ho Chi Minh City’s District 10 will open to foot traffic on December 17. Vehicle-free at night, the street is expected to become a popular spot.

Another pedestrian street opened in HCM Cityicon

Another pedestrian street opened in HCM City

TRAVEL
30/12/2020

A third pedestrian street in HCM City has been officially put into operation after a one-month trial period.

Old apartment building full of cafes, shops featured on National Geographic UKicon

Old apartment building full of cafes, shops featured on National Geographic UK

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
13/12/2020

An old apartment building famous for cafes and shops in HCM City’s District 1 has been featured in National Geographic UK.

Saigoneses take their children to church to feed pigeonsicon

Saigoneses take their children to church to feed pigeons

TRAVEL
10/12/2020

Despite the rain, many people in Ho Chi Minh City take their kids to the Notre Dame Cathedral area to feed pigeons.

Who dares to say Saigon has no autumn?icon

Who dares to say Saigon has no autumn?

TRAVEL
02/12/2020

Saigon is a typical tropical city with two distinctive seasons, the dry and the rainy seasons. It definitely has no autumn as such. However, to some romantic Saigonese, their hometown does have fall in a sense.

Mouth-watering snacks on Nguyen Hue pedestrian street available at low pricesicon

Mouth-watering snacks on Nguyen Hue pedestrian street available at low prices

TRAVEL
17/11/2020

Here is a list of some of the delicious street food that can be purchased for less than VND100,000, equivalent to US$4.3, per person on Nguyen Hue pedestrian street in Ho Chi Minh City.

HCMC People's Committee Headquarters recognised as National Art Architectural Siteicon

HCMC People's Committee Headquarters recognised as National Art Architectural Site

TRAVEL
13/11/2020

The 111-year-old office building of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee has just been recognised as a national art architectural site by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.

HCM City to open more pedestrian streets in city centreicon

HCM City to open more pedestrian streets in city centre

TRAVEL
08/10/2020

HCM City plans to open more pedestrian streets in central District 1 to meet locals and tourists’ entertainment and recreational demands.

Exploring HCM City tunnels proposed as world heritageicon

Exploring HCM City tunnels proposed as world heritage

TRAVEL
01/10/2020

The American War period Vietnamese revolutionary resistance base at the Cu Chi Tunnels, located in the suburbs of present-day HCM City, has been recommended as a UNESCO-recognised world heritage site.

Saigon River touricon

Saigon River tour

TRAVEL
30/09/2020

Follow this group of tourists who enjoy a boat trip along the Saigon River

Ha Ton Quyen: HCM City’s jiaozi roadicon

Ha Ton Quyen: HCM City’s jiaozi road

TRAVEL
24/09/2020

When HCM City locals think of jiaozi dumplings, or sủi cảo, they frequently think of Ha Ton Quyen Street in District 11 where many restaurants run by Vietnamese of Chinese origin sell the dish every evening.

HCM City ranked third in best cities for street food worldwideicon

HCM City ranked third in best cities for street food worldwide

TRAVEL
22/09/2019

Travel website My Late Deals has revealed its Street Food City Index, which features a total of 30 cities where visitors can enjoy the world's most delectable street food, with Ho Chi Minh City being ranked third in the list.

HCM City reinforces inter-regional connectivity to fuel tourismicon

HCM City reinforces inter-regional connectivity to fuel tourism

TRAVEL
04/09/2019

Boosting connectivity with localities nationwide is a key solution Ho Chi Minh City is using to develop tourism sustainably and promote its role as a major economic, cultural and tourist hub of Vietnam.

HCM City set for annual tourism fairicon

HCM City set for annual tourism fair

TRAVEL
11/04/2019

The Ho Chi Minh City Tourism Fair 2019 will take place from April 11 to 14 at September 23 Park in District 1.