Ho Chi Minh City

ho chi minh city street photography saigon

After writing all of my Ho Chi Minh City (“HCMC”) posts that related to specific topics, I found myself with almost 300 photos that didn’t really belong anywhere.  Looking through the photos, I managed to whittle the number down to and assortment of 26 photos of street scenes, people and

ho chi minh city food guide

Ho Chi Minh City (“HCMC”), Vietnam (or Saigon, as many still refer to it), offers an amazing array of food for visitors. As your read through my Ho Chi Minh City Food Guide, you’ll discover that there is a lot more to Vietnamese food than just Pho and Banh Mi,

ho chi minh city food markets

The bustling food markets of Ho Chi Minh City (“HCMC”) show how the Vietnamese way of shopping for fresh produce differs to that of some more developed nations. While Vietnam certainly does have supermarkets (I found a very nice, modern big one in Ho Chi Minh City), they are not

ho chi minh city district 4

Vietnam’s largest city, Ho Chi Minh City (“HCMC”), is divided into 24 Districts (Quậns). District 1 is the central urban district of the city and is where most visitors to HCMC spend their time. This is for good reason.  District 1 is dense, exciting, most of the tourist sites are