Nikko Hotel Ho Chi Minh City

Nikko Hotel Ho Chi Minh We stayed in the incredible Nikko Hotel Ho Chi Minh City and would stay there again without a doubt. With reasonable pricing, we were blown away by the amazing service, high-class facilities and cleanliness of the hotel. Comfort and a high level of cleanliness is so important when visiting a […]

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Ho Chi Minh Food Journey

Ho Chi Minh Food Vietnam is widely known for its amazing cuisine and colourful dishes. And Ho Chi Minh City food is to die for. The freshest of ingredients are bought daily, prepared passionately and served with Vietnamese flair. Vietnam is a country of financial variations and this is true of the food scene too. […]

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Christina Noble Children’s Foundation

Christina Noble Children’s Foundation The foundation also known as CNCF is a non government organization, which dedicates to serving the worlds oppressed and marginalized children. Formed in 1989 Christina who from a dream she had, during the time of the Vietnam war of Vietnamese children begging for help, decided to visit Vietnam and in 1991 […]

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Central Post Office & Notre Dame Cathedral Ho Chi Minh City

Location Of Central Post Office & Notre Dame Cathedral The Central Post Office & Notre Dame cathedral are centrally located within Ho Chi Minh city district 1 and within touching distance of one an another and because of that are a hotspot for tourists. Notre Dame Cathedral This Cathedral is a beautiful piece of French […]

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War Remnants Museum Ho Chi Minh City

War Remnants Museum This War Remnants Museum certainly isn’t for the faint hearted but the depictions of the brutal occurrences during the infamous Vietnam war, are undeniable. It was a huge eye-opener for us in regards to the harsh realities of what really went on during the war. Greeted at the entry gates by US […]

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Vinh Trang Temple Vietnam

About The Vinh Trang Temple Situated in the Mekong delta region of Southern Vietnam the Vinh Trang Temple is a very well known and popular temple in the region. The temple is on a large 2 hectare block and is a very popular destination for people travelling in the Mekong Delta region. Our Visit to […]

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Mekong Delta Day Trip

Mekong Delta A Brief History The Mekong Delta which Is situated in the South of Vietnam, and is a giant maze of rivers, swamps and islands. Boats are the main modes of transport in this region, due to the high number of water ways. Tours of these waterways are extremely popular in this area with […]

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Ben Thanh Market Ho Chi Minh City

Ben Thanh Market A Brief History The markets were originally a wet market created by local street vendors in the 17th century. Ben Thanh Market has had a turbulent time over its many years however it is the oldest market in Ho chi Minh city. The buildings themselves have been built many times although 2012 […]

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Banh Xeo ( Vietnamese Rice Cake) Food Recipe

Going to start posting a few recipes from local dishes around the world I have picked up over my travels. First up is Banh Xeo Food from Vietnam is divine here is one of my favourite Vietnamese dishes to try. And the Banh Xeo dish does not disappoint and your be wanting more. Bánh xèo [ɓǎjŋ̟ […]

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Ho Chi Minh City / Saigon Travel Guide

Ho Chi Minh City or Saigon ? Here is why it has 2 names. Saigon, or Sài Gòn in Vietnamese, was merged with the surrounding province in 1976 and renamed Ho Chi Minh City to celebrate the reunification of north and south at the end of the Vietnam War. The city’s namesake comes from Ho Chi Minh, the […]

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