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Saigon Guide: Where To Work, Eat, Drink, And See Art In...

We're often asked for our up-to-date Saigon guide—the kind you share with best friends and out-of-town guests. So, with tourist numbers hitting a record...
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Techcombank Ho Chi Minh City International Marathon: A Run Through District...

Welcome to our first Techcombank Ho Chi Minh City International Marathon city guide. This installment will focus on District 2 through the lense of...

Boutique Event Spaces In Ho Chi Minh City: Places To Host...

As the next generation engages with the arts, spaces that host small-scale exhibitions or music and dance events might become the testing ground for...
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A Shopper’s Guide: Precita On How To Buy Gemstones In Vietnam

Buying gemstones in Vietnam, or anywhere in the world, can be a daunting task. Identifying authentic stones for the right price, and finding the...
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Western Restaurants In Ho Chi Minh City: Five To Try

Nationwide last year, out-of-home restaurant visits in Vietnam increased to 147 annual visits per capita. As the popularity of eating out grows, competition is...
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Marou Chocolate: Saigon’s Hidden Gems That Shaped The Brand

Marou Chocolate co-founders Vincent Mourou and Samuel Maruta met in the jungle on a weekend survival course led by an ex-French foreign legionnaire. A...
A Guide to Hanoi Districts

A Guide to Hanoi’s Districts: Navigating Vietnam’s Capital

Hanoi’s districts are home to an expanding population of 7.82 million. The political center boasts many well-preserved colonial buildings such as Hanoi Opera House,...

Hoang Nam Viet’s Bohemian Guide To Nguyen Thai Binh Ward

Nguyen Thai Binh Ward is like the set of a 1950s movie shot in Saigon. The area south of Quach Thi Trang Square—a ward...
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Wine Drinking In Vietnam: A Beginner’s Guide To Wine Etiquette

For something that’s supposed to be fun, wine drinking in Vietnam is filled with potential faux pas. First, avoid embarrassment by understanding the proper...
Cold Brew In Saigon: A Five Cup City Tour

Cold Brew Coffee In Ho Chi Minh City: A Five Cup...

Cold brew coffee has blown up. The fruity, flavorful brew has become a core coffee-shop staple from Saigon to San Francisco (just drop into...

Vote Now For Saigon’s Restaurant Of 2018

Presented by our partners, Speed POS and Beervana International. Earlier this year, we dug around the basement of TripAdvisor to find the worst restaurants in Saigon....