Ho Chi Minh

Cholon in Saigon or Chinatown in Ho Chi Minh City

Cholon, or Chinatown, used to be a separate city to Saigon. The word means ‘big market’, but there’s much more to Cholon and its place in the story of Saigon. Before you head to Saigon Chinatown, read about its unique character, food, pagodas, markets, and local customs.
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Ho Chi Minh

Ben Thanh Market in Ho Chi Minh City

Ben Thanh Market is an iconic structure of Ho Chi Minh City. Its character, and location, has morphed and changed through Saigon’s historic ups and downs. Follow us through each merchandise gate to things you can buy, useful shopping tips, and handy Vietnamese phrases.
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Ninh Binh

15 Things To Do in Ninh Binh— Nature’s Hidden Gem

The best things to do in Ninh Binh lie within Trang An Landscape Complex. Here you can take a boat ride through scenic landscapes. Then enjoy a hike up Hang Mua and Bich Dong mountains, or explore nature’s biodiversity at Cuc Phuong and Van Long. There is also Stone Church and Bai Dinh Pagoda to visit, and local signature dishes to enjoy.
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Dalat

20 Best Things To Do in Dalat— The Chill City of Pines

The first thing to do in Dalat is to relax around Xuan Huong Lake. Chilly evenings are perfect for hot foods and window shopping at Dalat Night Market. Enjoy easy hiking and Zoodoo petting farm for kids, or a day of fun watersports and camping around the lakes.
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