Entrance to the Ho Chi Minh Museum
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Ho Chi Minh Museum, Hanoi

The Ho Chi Minh Museum, also known as the Bao Tang Ho Chi Minh, is a museum dedicated to the life of Vietnamese independence leader Ho Chi Minh which is located in Hanoi near to [Read more…]

The Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum is on Ba Dinh Square
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Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, Hanoi

The Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum is the tomb where the body of Ho Chi Minh resides. Ho Chi Minh was leader, first Prime Minister and then President, of the Democratic Republic of Vietnam from 1945 to [Read more…]

Presidential Palace in Hanoi
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Presidential Palace, Hanoi

The Presidential Palace in Hanoi is a grand European style building used for official government business, with the grounds of the palace open to visitors. The Presidential Palace opens to visitors from 08:00 to 11:30 [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…]

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…]