Vietnam is Bigger Than You Think! Claremont Resident Backpacks Across Vietnam

Local travel blogger Travel With Burns is currently traveling through Vietnam. Here are some highlights of his adventure through Vietnam. 

Ho Chi Minh City

Ho Chi Minh City is bursting with activity at a dizzying rate. This super fast paced city is full of commerce and culture that has driven the country forward at a fast pace. Visitors that visit here can’t help but get caught up in all the activity. The easiest way to get around is by bike, moto-scooter or bus. There is a vast array of fine hotels to guesthouses or even a hostel. Aside from the vast amount of places to stay, you can dine on native cuisine or grab a pizza slice to go.  Here are some of the best places to visit when in Vietnam, Ho Chi Minh City. 
  1. War Remnants Museum
  2. Notre Dame CAthedral
  3. Jade Emperor Pagoda
  4. Giac Lam Pagoda
  5. Reunification Palace
  6. Phuoc An Hoi Quan Pagoda
  7. Binh Tay Market
  8. Central Post Office
  9. Fine Arts Museum
  10. Xa Loi Pagoda


If you are an adventurous person like Travel With Burns, here are some tips to packing the right gear for adventure travel.