One of the shopping places to be visited while in HCM or saigon is Ben Thanh Market. The market is divided into 4 main areas, where you may find dry foods area, wet area selling fish, meat etc,,, dry area selling clothes, government control area (fix price shop,, no bargain!,,less thrill la,) and stalls selling clothes, t-shirt, bags,etc..
At night, the areas around Ben Than market is converted to Pasar Malam or Night Markets stalls. temporary stalls will be erected around the areas, and the main things being sold there are clothes, dresses, t-shirt, some sea food stalls, souvenirs, bags, and some fruit stalls.
You walk and shopp! till you drop!
Bags and bags and bags,, some from famous brand such as The North Face,, but ...