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63. Ho Chi Minh – World’s Most Incredible Cities

Discover why Ho Chi Minh in Vietnam ranked #62 in our countdown of ‘100 Most Incredible Cities in the World’.

Population:

7.9 million

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Ho Chi Minh City is a frenetic destination of contrasts: bustling alleyways, sleek skyscrapers, tasty street food, first-class dining venues, French Colonial architecture and reminders of the harrowing American War.

Did you know?

Move over Melbourne, coffee is huge here. Ever since its introduction by the French in the 19th century, coffee has become an everyday staple here, in particular iced coffee served with sweetened condensed milk poured over ice.

And there are some pretty funky cafes serving it up too.

Try i.d cafe, L’uisine, and M2C Cafe.

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