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Thai-Vietnamese Friendship Village

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Address: Na Jok Village, Nakhon Phanom, Thailand
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+66 81 471 7266

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Just a bit outside the town is this place. It's rather interesting for people that grew up during the Vietnam war.

Reviewed 20 February 2017
LarsJohnsson
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Bangkok, Thailand
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Bangkok, Thailand
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Reviewed 20 February 2017

Just a bit outside the town is this place. It's rather interesting for people that grew up during the Vietnam war.

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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Good for dropping in if you are close. Nice restaurant further up the road with fish and freshwater prawn dishes.

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Khon Kaen, Thailand
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Reviewed 15 May 2016

Didn`t know before that Ho Chi Minh was living in Thailand to prepare his revolution. We had an excellent guide through the museum who explained us all kinds of Ho Chi Minhs stay in Thailand. It is a must go when you are in this area!!

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Thank Karsten H
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Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

The relationship between Thai an Vietnames in this region. There is information and pictures telling you about the veitnam culture and some of the refugee who settle down in Thailand.

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Thank Dhida R
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Reviewed 30 July 2015 via mobile

I've visited this place a few times when I'm in Nakhon Phanom city. Four km from the centre of town, a pleasant bike ride gets you there. Nice gardens with Ho's restored home something of historical significance is worth a visit if you're in the area looking for something to do. The caretaker's grandfather helped Ho Chi Minh during his... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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Reviewed 19 April 2015

A very small place, is OK to spare your half an hour to visit this house, have a chit-chat with locals who are Thai-Vietnamese. They love to chat and share you a story. Souvenir is not too pricey, you can grab one if you like, too! I quite enjoy looking around with a diverse of plants in the garden!!

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Prachuap Khiri Khan, Thailand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2014

not to far out of town, though will need transport, or a nice bicycle ride. the place is to be taken with a grain of salt. some nice photos, and of course, his desk and chair, along with that coconut tree he planted..............hmm. some old photos of him, not sure if worthy of a special trip, but if in the... More 

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Hervey Bay
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Reviewed 27 May 2014

Very interesting but little explanation in English, Uncle Ho's is worth a visit, on the way you pass a very colourful Vietnamese cemetary. Drove the loop clockwise to Renu Nakhon to see Wat Pra That Renu Nakhon, Pla Pak, Nong Saeng back to Nakn Phanom. Beautuful country drive, rice paddies, water buffalo, small villages, local folk and much more...loved it.

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South Australia, Australia
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Reviewed 26 February 2014

On the outskirts of Nakhon Phanom is a little place called Ban Na Chok. Here you will find the safe house that Ho Chi Minh lived in for several years from 1923, he was the ex president of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam during 1924 - 1931 when he led the war for Vietnams Independence. The house and small museum... More 

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Isaan Thailand
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Reviewed 19 September 2013

This facility shows a history of the Viet who came to live in Thailand and mainly focuses on Ho Chi Minh who lived in a house nearby which you can also visit. It would appear to be mainly used for official visits celebrating the Viet-Thai relationship with lots of photo's.

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