AnneMarie and Andrew

Annemarie and Andrew – Trekking Asia

Saigon: Cu Chi Tunnels

Posted on Dec 17, 2013

Today was our first day in Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) and we booked a tour to take us well out of the city to the Cu Chi Tunnels. These are a massive network of tunnels built during the 50s and 60s to hide Vietnamese soldiers and allow them to attack the enemy then disappear. Originally used against the French then expanded during the Vietnam war against the Americans. We were led into the forest and shown a normal piece of ground. Our...

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