A Day in Ho Chi Minh City: Ghosts of Grandeur & Ghosts of War

January 14, 2024Vietnam

“I’m going to quickly take you from the Stone Age to 1858, when the French took over control of Vietnam,” our tour guide Thang was telling us. We are standing outside Independence Palace in Ho Chi Minh City, site of the Fall of Saigon in 1975, when a North Vietnamese Army tank crashed through its … Read More