street food in Saigon


How do you ride a motorcycle in Saigon (HCMC) and live to tell the story?

The convenience offered by motorcycles make them the most preferred mode of transportation for many residents of Saigon, this is because of their reliability, affordability and ease of use. However, there have been a rising number of accidents involving motorcycles in Saigon because of the presence of rogue road users […]

Minh Tam Bread and Coffee – The story of “banh mi Saigon” 2

The story of “banh mi Saigon” (Saigon bread) If you have a chance to arrive Saigon, don’t forget to try “bánh mì Saigon” (/ˈbæn ˌmiː/), a special type of sandwiches and breads in Saigon. People believed that by the time the bread, or baguette for more specifically, was brought to […]

Minh Tam Bread and Coffee - The story of "banh mi Saigon"

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Street food – a part of Vietnamese culture that you should not miss when visiting Saigon, Vietnam

Saigon, also known as Ho Chi Minh City, is one of the biggest cities in Vietnam. When visiting Saigon, you will find a blend of culture coming from many regions in Vietnam especially three main regions: North of Vietnam, the Center of Vietnam, and the South of Vietnam. Each region […]