Tag: saigon

November 22, 2016

No matter where you are from, Europe, America, or even Asia, cultural shocks will definitely hit you even before arrival. Climate and safety will be your other concern during the trip. Please do not be surprised when you enter the cabin of the aircraft to find some people sitting on your…

November 8, 2013

There is nothing more frustrating than trying to tell a taxi driver where you want to go in Saigon. Vietnamese Lesson: Here are some useful phrases to help you express better. The first thing you will hear is most likely “… dee dow?” It means … ‘go where?’ “dee Saigon…

March 21, 2013

Getting a taxi can be as easy as 1, 2, 3 or a nightmare for some. In Tan Son Nhat airport arrival hall, upon exiting the custom you will immediately be greeted by the humid air and the sheer amount of people waiting outside. The next thing to hit you…

March 21, 2013

If you are looking for the locations that offers the highest exchange rate, please scroll down further. There are many money changers in Ho Chi Minh City. Official Money Changer Hotel Reception (Require to produce passports at some) Gold jeweler shop (can be illegal! but nobody cares!) Banks The gold smith shops…