Monthly Archive for November, 2010

Ho Chi Minh’s Parks

Ho Chi Minh City is a dynamic and developed city.  There are many parks which bring tourists to the purity and have relaxing time after hustle and bustle of the life. Dam Sen Water Park Dam Sen Cultrural Park is located in 11 District, Ho Chi Minh City. It is one of the biggest and […]

Notre Dame Cathedral

Notre Dame Cathedral, which is regarded as the hugest construction in Vietnam is located in District one, Ho Chi Minh City. The cathedral was built by the Bournard- a French architect. From the 1863 to the 1880, the cathedral was built with the two bell towers. It has the height over 58 meters (190 feet). […]

Museums In Ho Chi Minh city

War Remnants Museum War Remnants Museum is very famous. It provides the whole view of the Vietnam war.  The museum is recognized as one of the 61 museums belongs to the “Museum for peace” system in the world by the UNESCO. Coming there, you will be heard all the war stories that happened during what […]

Ben Thanh Market (Big Market)

Location Ben Thanh market is near the Quach Thi Trang square and 23.9 park, in Dist 1. The market has 4 gates, the North gate faces Le Thanh Ton street, the South faces Le Loi  street , the East gate faces the Phan Boi Chau and the West gate faces the Phan Chu Trinh.  Visiting […]

Transportation In Ho Chi Minh City

Airways Tan Son Nhat airport is the top airport in the country. You can travel to Ho Chi Minh City and from Ho Chi Minh City to other such big cities as Hanoi, Danang, etc. by air. The airport is 7km far away from the city center. There are currently two airlines operating domestically in […]

Shopping In Ho Chi Minh City

Ho Chi Minh city is well known for its frantic pace of life. This is one of the world’s most rapidly developing cities, business is booming, skyscrapers are flying up. It changes day by days. If you are going to buy presents, toys or clothes, center zones in Ho Chi Minh city supplies you a […]

Ho Chi Minh City overview

Introduction & Location Vietnam has become a very hot destination; it attracts stream of tourists each year.  In case you visited a lot of cities in Vietnam but not yet Ho Chi Minh City, then you can have seen real Vietnam. Ho Chi Minh City is regarded as Vietnam’s largest and most attracting city. It […]

Shopping in Hanoi

When visiting Vietnam, Hanoi capital is one of the first destination you should not miss. Reminding Hanoi, tourists said that Hanoi is an ideal place for shopping. There are many things to buy at the comparative prices. Most shopping centers are located in the ancient quarter (old quarter). Hanoi has a good range of day […]

Restarants and Bars in Hanoi

Hanoi is an active city. With the current booming rate of the economic as well as other aspects of people’s life, the number of restaurants and bar is taking off the ground. Following are some recommended bars and restaurants in Hanoi. Two French students designed a damaged tube house into an ancient house at 69 […]

Enchanting Bat Trang Ceramic Village

Bat Trang is suited on the left bank of Hong River about 13km south east of Hanoi center. It is very famous for ceramic and pottery products attracting many tourists. It is also long – lasting pottery village in Vietnam. If you know about Vietnam, you will know such Bat Trang’s products as: vases, bowls, […]

Charming Van Phuc Silk Village

Dating back to thousand years old, Vietnam was outstood majorly for its unique culture. Silk weaving is one of the elements creating the attractive and lovely Vietnamese. Currently, with the quite fast development of the economy global wide in general and the technology in particular, silk weaving is not commonly seen. However, to preserve this […]

Duong Lam Ancient Village

Vietnam in general and the North of the country in particular have a diversified culture characterized by the community group units including villages. Ranking one the top destinations in Hanoi, Duong Lam village is the first ancient village recognized as a national relic by the Ministry of Culture and Information. It is suited in Son […]