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Ho Chi Minh

Ho Chi Minh City will be crowded before Tet.

The Tripologist

Canada took my friend's breath away

The Tripologist I too have suffered breathlessness in Canada, but from too many pancakes with maple syrup.

Airlines

Flight test: Vietnam Airlines economy class

Vietnam Airlines, economy class.

Flight Test The Vietnamese are known for hospitality and warmth, but their airline doesn't reflect this.

Vietnam

One day three ways: Ho Chi Minh City

Ute Junker The coffee and pastries at Cafe L'Opera will perk you up before the Saigon Cooking Class.

Frequent Flyer: Walter Mason

Jane Reddy Walter Mason is a writer, spiritual adventurer and author of Destination Cambodia and Destination Saigon.

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Travellers Tips

Tripologist

On the rail trail in Vietnam

Tripologist We will be in Hanoi for the New Year and then wish to travel by rail to Ho Chi Minh City. Should we book and pay for our tickets now?

Q&A

Your questions

I am travelling to Manila and Ho Chi Minh City. Is there public transport for transfers to and from airports and hotels? Is the taxi system safe?

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Deals of the week: Germany romantic back roads

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Traveller letters: Skytrax's fifth best airline a turkey

Customer service must not be one of Skytrax's judging criteria when it comes to judging the world's best airlines.

Jetstar tells girl she is 'too young to fly alone'

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