District 2 offers the best of both worlds to families and working. As well as being close to the hustle and bustle of Ho Chi Minh’s City centre, it has a more community, neighbourhood feel. Once a small expat enclave, Saigon’s District 2 has become a major residential centre with fancy apartment blocks and gated compounds. This is where a high percentage of the city’s well-paid expats choose to live. Visit District 2, and you will see another side of Ho chi minh city.