Journals Ho Chi Minh City

Quick Visit to Vietnam

Created by Jodeci527 on March 9, 2012 Best of IgoUgo

2 Reviews
3 Stories

Tales of a cheap but great trip to South Vietnam.

Cu Chi Tunnels

Created by MichaelJM on November 9, 2011 Best of IgoUgo

5 Reviews

Before going to our hotel we headed off to the Cu Chi tunnels

Vietnam Part 1: Ho Chi Minh City

Created by Essexgirl09 on September 8, 2010 Best of IgoUgo

5 Reviews

The first part of my trip to Vietnam - Ho Chi Minh City (AKA Saigon).

Vietnam...It's a Country Not a War

Created by onesundaymorning on September 7, 2008 Best of IgoUgo

5 Reviews
6 Stories

Travel with in Ho Chi Minh, the Mekong Delta, and Cuchi.

Saigon’s Straw Skyscraper

Created by SeenThat on April 15, 2008 Best of IgoUgo

4 Reviews
1 Story

Despite officially being District #1 of Ho Chi Minh City, Saigon is the most historically significant name; few cities offer a more fascinating past.



April in Saigon

Created by Ishtar on August 10, 2005 Best of IgoUgo

8 Reviews

As we made our way back from the north for our departure, we wanted to go out with a bang! We had experienced what we wanted: to be part of the pulse, the real life of the people of Vietnam. Now we could be tourists for a little while.

They call me Saigon

Created by Ishtar on May 13, 2005 Best of IgoUgo

11 Reviews
1 Story

Get your mind reprogrammed about images of conical hats and army bases, because this city has grown up to be quite a lady! She likes her maiden name too, but her brothers to the North insist on calling HCMC.

Saigon: Relishing the Present, Reminiscing the Past

Created by MythMin on April 8, 2005 Best of IgoUgo

4 Reviews
1 Story

Ho Chi Minh City, formerly known as Saigon, is located in southern Vietnam by the Saigon River. It is Vietnam's largest city, and is bursting with history and culture. This journal is about the places I visited during my trip to South Vietnam, and my experiences in this post-war country.

Vietnam Voyage

Created by Missis on November 6, 2004 Best of IgoUgo

6 Reviews

Vietnam is a dream destination; we were so excited to be going there on holiday. We decided on Nha Trang because we wanted to qualify as divers, and we decided that the warm tropical waters of the South China Sea outweighed the chilly southwest coast of England.

Don't Miss Saigon

Created by Mutt on February 23, 2002 Best of IgoUgo

5 Reviews
2 Stories

Ho Chi Minh City (formerly Saigon) is to Vietnam what New York is to the US, it may not be the countries capital but it is it’s largest most vibrant and bustling city. It was also the first place I’d ever visited in Asia and unsurprisingly it blew my mind.

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