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Top ten tourist attractions in Vietnam

A travel list website that features the most amazing sights around the world divided into various “best of” lists on Touropia website: 10. Cu Chi Tunnels: The Cu Chi Tunnels are an immense network of connecting underground tunnels located about 70km northwest of Ho Chi Minh City centre. The tunnels, measuring 200km in total length, [...]
Life inside Cu Chi tunnels News - Blog

Life inside Cu Chi tunnels

According to Mr Dao, in 1962, 1963, Cu Chi people responded to the campaign of digging tunnels and so did Phu My Hung ward. Used to dig the tunnels since 14 years old, Mr. Nguyen Van Tien (born in 1935 in Phu My Hung ward) understand than anyone else the toughness of the days that [...]
Father of Cu Chi tunnels News - Blog

Father of Cu Chi tunnels

Father of Cu Chi is a pure farmer, named Nguyen Van Bo. To mark the fact, Mr. Le Van Dao – former colonel who joined in digging the tunnels in the long time, said: “The tunnels were formed in the French war but it was very primitive. It was created by Mr. Nguyen Van Bo, [...]
Cu Chi tunnels: Memories and times’ remark News - Blog

Cu Chi tunnels: Memories and times’ remark

About 70 km from North West of Ho Chi Minh city, Cu Chi tunnels is the firm base of Saigon – Gia Dinh High Command. This is the strong tool for the long-term resistance of Vietnam. Coming to Cu Chi, visitors will see the systems of tunnels with resounding feat of arms. This is the [...]
Cu Chi tunnels: Yesterday and Now News - Blog

Cu Chi tunnels: Yesterday and Now

Base on the tunnels, partners and fighting trench of Cu Chi, people and soldiers of Cu Chi districts made extraordinary feat of arms and exploits. American soldiers had to name Cu Chi “Dangerous secret area”. Forming in the French war with the local people’s contribution, until being recognized and destroyed by American soldiers, there have [...]
Learn the Vietnamese’s spirit and life in war time News - Blog

Learn the Vietnamese’s spirit and life in war time

The ground here is hard clay. But even so, the planning and construction was incredible. People, mainly the Vietnamese soldiers dug all this at a rate of just one or two meters a day with hand tools, filling reed baskets and dumping the dirt into bomb craters. They installed large vents so they could hear [...]
Vietnam’s travel impression 2013 News - Blog

Vietnam’s travel impression 2013

Though Vietnam’s economics still meets difficulties in general, there is still growth in tourism in 2013. Below is impressions about Vietnam’s tourism in the experts’ and foreign visitors’ evaluation. 1. Vietnam ranks second in Asia in world’s tourism development: This is the result of the global poll research which is just announced in Tourism Fare [...]
Cu Chi tunnels have more for you News - Blog

Cu Chi tunnels have more for you

Not only discovering the underground mystery while coming to Cu Chi, you can also visit the lake emulated the East Vietnam sea and join in the amusement activities. To be born in peace and only know the war in books, there’s no reason to have a day in the steel land of Cu Chi to [...]
Cu Chi tunnels excursion News - Blog

Cu Chi tunnels excursion

Upon arrival at the destination, visitors should take a briefing and watch the documentary film before proceeding with visiting walk. Add the tip that the tactical and strategic importance of Cu Chi tunnel system was terrific. The National Liberation Frontier in the south – the anti Saigon regime armed forces – could proudly say they [...]
Tranquility of Vietnam’s historic Cu chi tunnels News - Blog

Tranquility of Vietnam’s historic Cu chi tunnels

Most tourists arriving in Ho Chi Minh City are encouraged to head off to the Cu Chi tunnels, many of course in the dark about their true purpose or history apart from maybe a loose understanding that they are related to the war years. I even read recently that U.S. media giant the 120km-long restored [...]

 

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