Tag: taxi

November 23, 2016

At the Airport The international airport of HCMC (Ho Chi Minh City) is Ton Son Nhat International Airport. It was built by the French back in the 1930s and later on it was used as a military airfield during the Vietnam war (renamed to Tan Son Nhut), and it became…

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…