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4/50.- Saigon, inside Ben Thanh Market

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In this picture you can see one of the aisles inside the Ben Thanh Market. As you can see, this is the shoes section of the market.

When visiting a foreign country, one of the things I enjoy more visiting are the local markets. Vietnam was no exception. I really enjoyed the markets. You can learn a lot about local people: what they eat, what they wear. You can also see how people bargain, how they deal with each other. A real lesson about local customs. Of course I am not the only tourist that likes local markets. For this reason, some of the markets are overcrowded with tourists in lousy T-shirts.

Later we will visit another great Market in Saigon, The Binh Tay Market. The biggest in the South of Vietnam.

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