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The coffee shop where the French President visited
Located on Ma May Street, Cong (Plus) Café welcomed French President Francois Hollande on September 6.
During his walk in the Old Quarter on Tuesday, French President Francois Hollande dropped at this coffee shop.
The chain of Cong cafés is quite familiar to young people in Hanoi and HCM City. All Cong coffee shops are located on busy roads.
They are special for the design, which remind customers of the old days, the subsidy period.
Each café has its own highlights. At this shop, the highlight is old clocks.
It has a spacious balcony.
The prices for drinks here is reasonable, from VND35,000 to VND50,000 only.
Dam discharges flood central Vietnam, again
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Vietnamese man dies after eating dog poison disguised as candy
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Frommer's releases picks for the best destinations to visit in 2017
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German man's front door walled up overnight
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Vietnam's 'billion- dollar cow' opens up to foreign buyers
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