Ho Chi Ming City, the city that breathes life into Vietnam with its pulsating energy, is the financial and business hub of the country. Also popularly known as Saigon, the city has a deep rooted history for the role it played in the Vietnam war when it was conquered by the French. This pivotal role is still visible in the elegant French architecture that is found within the city.
With a scatter of temples and pagodas, as well more modern infrastructure such as skyscrapers and rooftop restaurants, Ho Chi Minh City is slowly making its place as one of the more popular holiday destination across the world. Travelling to Ho Chi Minh City is quiet easy with cheap flights and last minute flights available. So contact your Travel Agents in UK, if you want to experience some of the highlights of this city such as the Binh Tay Market, War Remnants Museum, the Cu Chi Tunnels and the Cao Dai Temple.
Since traffic can get in your way of travelling around the city, one of the best ways to avoiding this will be the xe om (motorbike taxi), because it's cheap and fast. Sadly HCMC still does not have a metro in place.
Worry not if you only have US Dollars in possession during your visit to Ho Chi Minh City, because you can easily get it exchanged into the local currency of Vietnamese Dong at most of the banks, travel agents and hotels.
The Vietnamese cuisine always includes a mix of rice or noodles with seafood, pork or beef, along with a mixture of herbs and spices, which give the food a burst of exotic flavors. Some of the must try local dishes include the Banh Mi, Pho Noodles, Com Tam and the Vietnamese shell fish.
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