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Saigon specters: The haunted backpacker street
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Saigon specters: The haunted backpacker street

En Vnexpress - Thousands of walking ghosts swept down Bui Vien Street in District 1 as the real party began on Tuesday night.

From Saigon to Paris: A Vietnamese backpacker's motorbike adventure
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From Saigon to Paris: A Vietnamese backpacker's motorbike adventure

En Vnexpress - He reached the French capital by crossing through 23 countries in just 150 days.

Hue to turn backpacker area into pedestrian-only quarter
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Hue to turn backpacker area into pedestrian-only quarter

Hue has given the green light to a plan turning the backpacker area surrounded by Pham Ngu Lao, Chu Van An and Vo Thi Sau streets into a pedestrian-only square on weekend nights in an effort to lure

Vietnam's former capital to ban vehicles from backpacker area on weekend nights
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Vietnam's former capital to ban vehicles from backpacker area on weekend nights

En Vnexpress - The central city of Hue is hoping the new pedestrian zone will tempt tourists to take a stroll.

A bustling sight at backpacker’s pedestrian street on weekend
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A bustling sight at backpacker’s pedestrian street on weekend

Although Bui Vien pedestrian-only street in the backpacker’s area in District 1, HCMC has yet to be officially opened, thousands of local youths and foreign tourists still rushed to the area on two

Check out Saigon backpacker street's first vehicle free night
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Check out Saigon backpacker street's first vehicle free night

En Vnexpress - One step at a time, Bui Vien is being pedestrianized.

Saigon backpacker street's first vehicle free night
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Saigon backpacker street's first vehicle free night

En Vnexpress - One step at a time, Bui Vien is being pedestrianized.

Mother of backpacker slain in Australia criticizes Trump
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Mother of backpacker slain in Australia criticizes Trump

Yahoo News LONDON (AP) — The mother of a backpacker slain in an Australian hostel wrote an open letter to U.S. President Donald Trump, rejecting the decision to label her daughter's death as a

Australia strikes deal on 'backpacker tax'
Politics

Australia strikes deal on 'backpacker tax'

Foreigners in Australia on working holidays face paying a 15 percent levy on every dollar they earn after the government Monday compromised on a controversial "backpacker tax", dumping plans for a

Residents of apartment in Saigon's backpacker street stand firm as city warns of collapse
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Residents of apartment in Saigon's backpacker street stand firm as city warns of collapse

Ho Chi Minh City’s construction department has called for the urgent evacuation of the old building on Bui Vien Street.