Cuisine

Spring roll

The most common English translation of “Chả giò” is spring roll, though this is just a fancy name since the food has nothing to do with spring.
Banh cuon (rolled rice pancake)

Among other members of the extended noodle family, banh cuon almost is most delicious dish. It is a paper-thin steamed rice flour pancake, much like delicate sheets of fresh rice noodles.

Destinations

Notre-Dame Cathedral in Ho Chi Minh city

In Ho Chi Minh City, or Saigon, stands the stunning Notre Dame Cathedral. This is a symbol remaining from the French domination, so you can see that many of the materials used in construction were imported directly from France.
Cu Chi Tunnels

One of the most famous attractions in Ho Chi Minh city is Cu Chi Tunnels. Cu Chi Tunnels are an immense network of connecting underground tunnels located about 40 km northwest of Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon).