Ho Chi Minh

Cu Chi Tunnels: End of the Ho Chi Minh Trail

The Cu Chi Tunnels are truly one of the most remarkable underground constructions in the world. Almost fifty years after the end of the Vietnamese American War in 1975, they continue to tell their fascinating story. Don’t leave Vietnam without touching the raw nerve of Cu Chi.
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Ho Chi Minh

Independence Palace in Ho Chi Minh City

Independence Palace in Ho Chi Minh City has witnessed many turbulent events. From bombings, to assassinations, to coup d’etats, this iconic building has many stories to tell. It’s main message though, communicated through its design, is one of national strength and unity.
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Phu Quoc

Phu Quoc Prison: Gruesome Torture on a Paradise Island

Phu Quoc Prison gained its infamy during the Indochina and Vietnam – American wars. Leave no stone unturned discovering the horrors and brutality of the torture and death that awaited hundreds of political prisoners. The present-day museum is a reminder of these atrocities.
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Vietnam

Con Dao Island: Infamous Hell Prison Turned Paradise

Con Dao Island was once feared for its horrific Tiger Cages in the infamous Con Dao Prison. Now, it’s more a paradise of nature trails through Con Dao National Park. Its beaches and islands are ideal for snorkeling and fishing. Find out how to get to this exotic hideaway.
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Hue

Vinh Moc Tunnels: Life Beneath the Ravaging Vietnam War

Vinh Moc Tunnels are 100 km north of Hue in the former DMZ. This was the most bombed area in Vietnamese history. Miraculously, and thanks to the tunnels, no civilian lives were lost and new ones were even born. Hear first hand from survivors dedicated to preserving the site.
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