Reunification Palace in Ho Chi Minh City
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Reunification Palace, Ho Chi Minh City

The Reunification Palace, formerly known as the Independence Palace, is an historically important building located in the centre of Ho Chi Minh City.  The Reunification Palace is open to visitors every day, except public holidays, [Read more…]

Corner of Bui Vien and Do Quang Dao
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Pham Ngu Lao, Ho Chi Minh City

The area to the south of Pham Ngu Lao Street, referred to for the rest of this article as simply Pham Ngu Lao, is the part of Ho Chi Minh City with the highest concentration [Read more…]

Gopuram above the entrance to the Mariamman Temple
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Mariamman Temple, Ho Chi Minh City

The Mariamman Temple is a Hindu Temple in Ho Chi Minh City, also known as Saigon, located near to Ben Thanh Market.  The Mariamman Temple is open from 07:00 to 19:00 every day and admission [Read more…]

Statue of the Virgin Mary in front of the Cathedral
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Saigon Notre-Dame Cathedral, Ho Chi Minh City

Saigon Notre-Dame Cathedral is located in Ho Chi Minh City, very close to Saigon Central Post Office, and is the largest Catholic church in Vietnam and a major tourist attraction.  Saigon Notre-Dame Cathedral is currently [Read more…]

Saigon Central Post Office
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Saigon Central Post Office

Saigon Central Post Office is a magnificent building from the late 19th Century located in the centre of Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam.  The post office is open from 07:00 to 19:00 every day [Read more…]

South Gate to Ben Thanh Market
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Ben Thanh Market, Saigon

Ben Thanh Market is the oldest and largest market in Ho Chi Minh City, located right in the centre of the city at the meeting point of four major roads.  Ben Thanh Market is open [Read more…]

Saigon Opera House
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Saigon Opera House

Saigon Opera House, officially known as the Municipal Theatre of Ho Chi Minh City, is a grand 19th Century building located in the centre of Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnamese.  Saigon Opera House never [Read more…]

Sculpture in Tao Dan Park
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Tao Dan Park, Ho Chi Minh City

Tan Dan Park covers over 100,000 m2 in central Saigon, also known as Ho Chi Minh City, in the south of Vietnam.  Tao Dan Park is a popular place for local residents to go to [Read more…]

Saigon City Hall
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Saigon City Hall

Saigon City Hall, known as the Ho Chi Minh People’s Committee since 1975, is one of the most striking buildings in Ho Chi Minh City.  Saigon City Hall is not open to visitors, however, you [Read more…]