• Farmers of the Mekong, photo courtesy of Trails of Indochina
  • Scenic Halong Bay, photo courtesy of Trails of Indochina
  • Reverent Monks, photo courtesy of Trails of Indochina
  • Picturesque Hoi An, photo courtesy of Trails of Indochina
  • Sapa Hill Tribe, photo courtesy of Trails of Indochina

Vietnam is emerging as one of the world’s hottest destinations – both in terms of economic growth and tourism potential.  Tourists flock in growing numbers on an annual basis, eager to discover the mystery, intrigue and historical significance of the country’s colourful and hectic past.


The Expat community in the business capital of Ho Chi Minh City is a strong and still significant part of the country, and a tight-knit community has emerged.  Living in Ho Chi Minh City as an expat is a fulfilling and rewarding experience for the whole family.  The opportunities to travel, discover and enrich your life with a greater cultural understanding is often why many choose to work as an Expat.  Vietnam is a rewarding place in this regard.


Below are a few resources you might enjoy visiting, if you’re considering a move to Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

The Word
The online version of a local magazine, particularly designed for Expats living in Ho Chi Minh City.
Asia Life
Whether you're looking to eat, drink, dance or shop, AsiaLIFE is your independent guide to Ho Chi Minh City.
Touring & Travel Ideas
Looking for travel options and things to see and do in HCMC, Vietnam or beyond throughout South East Asia, try Trails of Indochina.

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