Vietnam – Ho Chi Minh City

Robin Boyle International Travel & Photos, South East Asian, Travel

  This post is a continuation from Mekong Delta Ho Chi Minh City (also known as Saigon) is relatively well off compared to its northern city counterparts. With its large stock of colonial style buildings from the period of French occupation, combined with modern developments, it exudes confidence. There are plenty of reminders of the Vietnam War that lasted twenty …

Twelve Day Food Tour Of Vietnam

Robin Boyle International Travel & Photos, South East Asian, Travel

In late October 2017 we embarked on a food explorer tour of Vietnam organised by Peregrine Travel. There would be eight of us in the group. We started the trip in Hanoi in the north and then travelled south, finishing in Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) and the Mekong Delta. For the type of trip we were after, the Peregrine …