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  • Day15

    Ho Chi Minh City Tour

    October 18, 2019 in Vietnam ⋅ ☀️ 33 °C

    We were taken to see the War Museum, which was mainly about what attrocities the American soldiers committed during the Vietnam War. Very sickening. It poured down rain while we were in the museum but cleared up for the rest of the tour.

    Then we went to view the Notre Dame Cathedral (it was being renovated so there was no entry) and the Post Office building which was built to be a train station but never was. It was close to the building in the famous picture of a helicopter landing on the top to rescue American staff in Saigon after the US withdrew.

    Then it was on to the indoor central market for 1 hour of shopping. The traders were very persistent in wantng sales - grabbing your arm, following you, pleading with you!
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