Ho Chi Minh City

Whereas our car hire advice for Hanoi tended towards saying that a car wasn’t really necessary there, our Ho Chi Minh City car advice is that the sheer range of national parks and other places to visit nearby mean that hire car is certainly something to think about here. To follow. To follow.


Our general advice for visiting Hanoi is that there are enough local public transport choices, including urban rail and long-distance trains to other destinations, making a rental car generally unnecessary. Some of the most spectacular island outcrops in Asia can be reached within a three-hour road journey from Hanoi to Ha Long Bay, but we’d […]