Ho Chi Minh City is a historical character and also a Vietnam city (the former Saigon), although the city is normally called Ho Chi Minh City.
City: Ho Chi Minh - Ho Chi Minh - Ho Chi Minh City - Thanh Pho Ho Chi Minh - Saigon
Ho Chi Minh City (that not Ho Chi Ming City), it is the former capital of the South of Vietnam, called in its day Saigon and renamed as well after the fall of Saigon in the Vietnam war. Holds the Guinness world record with the largest concentration of motorbikes from around the world (here's a video shot with a camera aboard a motorcycle).
Ho Chi Ming
Motorcycle parking in Ho Chi Ming City
Ho Chi Ming City
Vietnam Ho Chi Ming
The climate is slightly warmer than Hanoi and from our point of view, it is the westernmost city of all Vietnam, especially the 7th District known as new Saigon.
Learn more about Cities of Vietnam.
Character: Ho Chi MinhHo Chi Minh is a Vietnamese leader loved and respected. His remains rest in Hanoi, In the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum. Although Hanoi was the city where he lived longer Ho Chi Minh, we find statues, parks, streets and any other historical personage mention anywhere in the country.
Ho Chi Ming Statue
Uncle Ho, as people affectionately refer to the deceased leader, is also present in the Vietnam currency, the Vietnamese Dong, which printed the face of Ho Chi Minh City in the amverso of the tickets.
Read on Cities of Vietnam.
Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum. Hanoi (Vietnam)