Local Markets @ District 8, Ho Chi Minh City

One of the busy local markets that are scattered around Ho Chi Minh City. This one is located in the cities District 8.

Images taken during a Saigon Unseen Motorbike Tour. For full details on Motorbike and Walking Tours in Saigon, check out http://www.saigonunseen.com

District 8, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Checking out the fresh produce @ District 8, Saigon
District 8, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Sold, paying for fresh seafood @ District 8
District 8, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Colorful and fresh – vege’s on display in District 8

Hotel Continental Saigon – Ho Chi Minh City

The Hotel Continental Saigon was first opened in 1880 after taking two years to build. Located on Dong Khoi Street, next to the Opera House, it has had a few famous guests over time, including Graham Greene, author of “The Quiet American”  and Jacques Chirac. former President of France.

 

Hotel Continental Saigon - Ho Chi Minh City
Hotel Continental Saigon – Ho Chi Minh City

Chinese Feed in Saigon

DSC02533Great Chinese feed in Saigon @ Red  Hot Wok, District 1.
Great Chinese feed in Saigon @ Red Hot Wok, District 1. Clams, Bok Choy and Salt and pepper crispy squid

Fresh Food……!

Dried fish at the "Cambodian" Market in Saigon.
Dried fish at the “Cambodian” Market in Saigon. Image taken while on a Saigon Unseen Urban Kaos Motorbike Tour – http://www.saigonunseen.com
 Image taken while on a Saigon Unseen Urban Kaos Motorbike Tour - www.saigonunseen.com
Blue swimmer crabs. Image taken while on a Saigon Unseen Urban Kaos Motorbike Tour – http://www.saigonunseen.com
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Fresh greens at a local Saigon market. Image taken while on a Saigon Unseen Urban Kaos Motorbike Tour – http://www.saigonunseen.com
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Mixed fruits basket! Image taken while on a Saigon Unseen Urban Kaos Motorbike Tour – http://www.saigonunseen.com