Notre Dame Cathedral, Sai Gon

Notre Dame Cathedral

Photo by Scooter Saigon Tour Saigon Notre-Dame Basilica (Notre Dame Cathedral), officially Basilica of Our Lady of The Immaculate Conception is a cathedral located in the downtown of Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Established by French colonists, the cathedral was constructed between 1863 and 1880. It has two bell towers, reaching a height of 58 […]


Chinatown in Saigon

Cholon, Saigon’s Chinatown, is not the place to come for a quiet respite from the downtown frenzy. In fact Cholon may be the epicentre of the city’s hyperactivity. The name Cho Lon translates literally as “big market” and that’s exactly what it is. Amidst the cacophany of motorcycles, street vendors and the different tones of […]