Saigon

The Truth About Vietnam’s Cities

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Vietnam’s largest cities are also similar when it comes to my own recent history in both.

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The Best Version of a Vietnam Trip

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Although two weeks is the perfect length of an itinerary for Vietnam—especially if it’s your first time—it will almost certainly leave you wanting more.

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Saigon, Reborn

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In Saigon as in Hanoi, there was a boy. But that’s where the similarities between these two stories ends.

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What to Do—and Where to Stay—in Can Tho

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Depending on where you make your home in the Mekong Delta, the journey and the destination can be one in the same.

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Why Are There No Nonstop Flights from the US to Vietnam?

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Here’s a fact that might surprise you: Los Angeles to Ho Chi Minh City is the busiest unserved air route in the world.

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Why I’ve Got to Get Back to Saigon

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I’ve wanted to return to Vietnam, in general, since almost the day I left, but Saigon in particular has changed and evolved in ways that belie the near-seven years that have passed.

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Cu Chi Tunnels Travel

Vietnam’s Cu Chi Tunnels

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Pay a visit to the subterranean Cu Chi tunnels, one of the most impressive defense systems in the history of war, even if seeing relics of the Vietnam War is a low priority for you.

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Sinh Tours Vietnam

Travel Vietnam by Bus With Sinh Cafe

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While the Sinh Cafe’s buses are far from the most comfortable I’ve traveled in, they are nonetheless the most efficient, cost-effective means of traveling up or down Vietnam’s coast.

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