Posts Categorized: Life in Ho Chi Minh City

Co-working spaces in HCMC

Co-working in HCMC

With such a large number of working expatriates as well as regular visitors who are also still very much in the workforce either in or coming into Ho Chi Minh City, it’s no real surprise that so-called co-working spaces have sprung up. While the coffee shop workspace we wrote about in a recent article covered… Read more »

The coffee shop workspace in HCMC

HCMC Coffee Shops

If there’s one thing which is in abundance across the length and breadth of HCMC it’s coffee shops. Whether the happen to be hole-in-the-wall spaces with plastic tables and chairs serving the strong local blend, or the more expensive but usually very ambient cafes of the type one might expect to see in a European… Read more »

Where Are You Going to Live in HCMC?

Living in HCMC

Ho Chi Minh City is easily the largest metropolis in Vietnam and is divided into 24 districts. Of these, 19 are classified as inner districts, the other five are rated as suburban districts. The obvious question for the expat is, ‘where should I find a place to live?’ The answer is far less obvious, for… Read more »