Ho Chi Minh City Travel Tips and Travel Advice

Browse 17 travel tips and advice for Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Includes Ho Chi Minh City safety tips, transportation tips, and general Ho Chi Minh City travel information.
Staying in Vietnamese hotels can be dangerous!
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#1 of 17 general tips & advice in Ho Chi Minh City

Many hotels in VietNam have but a single entrance - the front door. In emergenci…

Beware of dishonest Taxi drivers
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#2 of 17 general tips & advice in Ho Chi Minh City

While I was travelling around Saigon, I was ripped off from the day I stepped ou…

Avoid being ripped off by taxi driver
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#3 of 17 general tips & advice in Ho Chi Minh City

You can avoid taxi scam by booking private airport transfer service in advance. …

Transportation in Vietnam
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#4 of 17 general tips & advice in Ho Chi Minh City

I have taken the Mai Linh bus in Vietnam. It's a good compagny, the bus are con…

Some general tips/prices
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#5 of 17 general tips & advice in Ho Chi Minh City

Saigon can be done very cheaply for the backpacker, and obviously a lot more exp…

Apartments for Rent
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#6 of 17 general tips & advice in Ho Chi Minh City

Due to the extreme crisis nowadays, it's smart to economize. Well that is my own…

Hydrofoils to Vung Tau
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#7 of 17 general tips & advice in Ho Chi Minh City

the hydrofoil is the quickest way out to the coast above the Mekong Delta, inclu…

Sen Spa
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#8 of 17 general tips & advice in Ho Chi Minh City

SEN SPA, located just minutes from the cool breath of Saigon River and a walking…

SinhBalo Adventure Travel
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#9 of 17 general tips & advice in Ho Chi Minh City

What a fantastic friendly and accommodating bunch of people. I was traveling …

Mekong River boat tour
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#10 of 17 general tips & advice in Ho Chi Minh City

This kind of day tour is offered by various tour companies in Ho Chi Minh City o…

Vietnamese Tourist Guide
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#11 of 17 general tips & advice in Ho Chi Minh City

In one of the recent post of travel magazine, it was said that most of Vietnames…

Coffee in Saigon
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#12 of 17 general tips & advice in Ho Chi Minh City

The "authentic" way to drink coffee in Saigon is not in a coffee shop or in a ta…

All Aboard the Reunification Express
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#13 of 17 general tips & advice in Ho Chi Minh City

"The Reunification Express" is a nickname for the trains that run up and down Vi…

Flying Vietnam Airlines domestically
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#14 of 17 general tips & advice in Ho Chi Minh City

Tonight we flew on Vietnam Airlines from Nha Trang to Ho Chi Minh city. It wa…

Snatchers
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#15 of 17 general tips & advice in Ho Chi Minh City

Planned 3 months in advance, start HCMC with a Buddy who was keen on Vietnam and…

Map of Ho Chi Minh City General Tips & Advice

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