Memory lane: More than a century of Dong Khoi, icon of Saigon beauty (Part 2)

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Memory lane: More than a century of Dong Khoi, icon of Saigon beauty (Part 2)

The trip back to the previous century continues in this second part of the series, taking us to the Opera House, the famous bakery Givral and the Notre Dame.

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Touring Saigon by golf cart

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Touring Saigon by golf cart

HCMC will launch 10 golf cart vehicles as part of a plan to offer city tours at a maximum ticket price of VND10,000 (46.2 U.S. cents) per person from early next month.

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Memory lane: More than a century of Dong Khoi, icon of Saigon beauty

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Memory lane: More than a century of Dong Khoi, icon of Saigon beauty

Rue Catinat, which is now Dong Khoi, was the first street built by the French after they captured Saigon, and with it, they managed to turn the city into “Paris of the Orient” at the time.

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Saigon through smartphone lens

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Saigon through smartphone lens

A series of Saigon images at dusk were captured from different angles by smartphones.

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Saigon through smartphone lens

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Saigon through smartphone lens

(VOV) -A series of Saigon images at dusk were captured from different angles by smartphones.

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Stroll around Saigon to see it’s not really boring as criticized

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Stroll around Saigon to see it’s not really boring as criticized

A Tuoi Tre (Youth) newspaper contributor has envisioned a tour around Saigon, suggesting tourists visit various places of interest and explore every nook and cranny on foot, amid complaints that there is not much to see in the city.

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Walk around Saigon to see it’s not really boring as criticized

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Walk around Saigon to see it’s not really boring as criticized

A Tuoi Tre (Youth) newspaper contributor has envisioned a tour around Saigon, suggesting tourists visit various places of interest and explore every nook and cranny on foot, amid complaints that there is not much to see in the city.

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Pedestrian walkway opens in busy HCM City street

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Pedestrian walkway opens in busy HCM City street

Thousands of local residents in the southern hub of Vietnam have enthusiastically visited the first pedestrian promenade on Nguyen Hue street, which became operational on April 29.

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Pedestrian walkway opens in busy HCM City street

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Pedestrian walkway opens in busy HCM City street

Thousands of local residents in the southern hub of Vietnam have enthusiastically visited the first pedestrian promenade on Nguyen Hue street, which became operational on April 29.

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Stylish billboards and lighting fill Saigon skyline

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Stylish billboards and lighting fill Saigon skyline

Another year has flown by and the skyline of Saigon is once again filled with a cornucopia of vibrantly colourful and fashionable billboards and LED displays in the lead up to National Reunification Day (April 30).

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Ho Chi Minh City to close downtown roads for fireworks show on Thursday

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Ho Chi Minh City to close downtown roads for fireworks show on Thursday

Ho Chi Minh City will block several streets in the downtown area this Thursday night during an anticipated fireworks show, one of the main activities to celebrate 40 years since the end of the Vietnam War.

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Stylish billboards and lighting fill Saigon skyline

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Stylish billboards and lighting fill Saigon skyline

(VOV) - Another year has flown by and the skyline of Saigon is once again filled with a cornucopia of vibrantly colourful and fashionable billboards and LED displays in the lead up to National Reunification Day (April 30).

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HCMC prepares many works for 40th Reunification Day

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HCMC prepares many works for 40th Reunification Day

Ho Chi Minh City has rushed to complete many works to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the southern region’s liberation and the country’s reunification, April 30.

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Images capture ‘a certain truth about Saigon’

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Images capture ‘a certain truth about Saigon’

(VOV) -San Francisco based photographer Catherine Karnow grew up in Hong Kong in the 1960′s and is best known for her powerful and poignant photos of the everyday lives of people in Saigon in the early 1990s.

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US architects introduce PhD thesis on Saigon architecture

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US architects introduce PhD thesis on Saigon architecture

Two U.S. architects, Tran Hoanh and Archie Pizzini, have recently introduced their PhD thesis which focuses on the architecture of Saigon since Emperor Gia Long’s reign until now.

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