All about the French colonial architecture in Saigon

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With the arrival of the French in the 1860s, the face of the city of Saigon was irretrievably marked by the colonial architecture, with a surprising number of european building for an Asian city Today, the Atelier offers you a trip back in time to trace the history of the most beautiful French colonial buildings…

Where to read in Saigon: French and English Bookstores


  The rainy season is not over yet, the holidays are under way, and back to school is not too far … In short, it is the perfect moment to take time for reading! Only, very often, expatriate families find themselves clueless when it comes to go book shopping in Saigon. Often nostalgic of bookstores…