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International carnival stirs up Hanoi Pedestrian Street
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International carnival stirs up Hanoi Pedestrian Street

Impressive street art performances by international artists with splendid and brightly coloured costumes have stirred up the pedestrianised streets of Hanoi on September 16.

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

Strollin' in Saigon: Take a look at the city's new pedestrian zone
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Strollin' in Saigon: Take a look at the city's new pedestrian zone

En Vnexpress - Now you can walk care-free on the city’s famous backpacker street without worrying about being hit by a motorbike.

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

HCM City considers opening huge pedestrian area
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HCM City considers opening huge pedestrian area

Bao Moi - The Department of Transport in HCM City is considering opening a pedestrian area that covers 220 hectares in the city centre.

Cocochin – a good dining venue in Saigon's pedestrian square
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Cocochin – a good dining venue in Saigon's pedestrian square

EN VietNamNet - Those who are looking for a good venue to enjoy a variety of delicious food and hang out with friends or family at weekends could consider Cocochin Food Court on Nguyen Hue

Walk this way: Hanoi to extend pedestrian zone trial through first half of next year
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Walk this way: Hanoi to extend pedestrian zone trial through first half of next year

The idea of banning vehicles in the city center appears to have been a hit.

Unmuzzled dogs banned from Hanoi’s pedestrian zone
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Unmuzzled dogs banned from Hanoi’s pedestrian zone

The ban came after local authorities received complaints about a large number of dogs around small children.

Hanoi to open nine more pedestrian streets
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Hanoi to open nine more pedestrian streets

VietNamNet Bridge – Nine more streets in the Hanoi Old Quarter in Hoan Kiem District will become spaces for pedestrians, according to a proposal from Hoan Kiem district authorities.

Electric buggies used on Hanoi pedestrian streets
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Electric buggies used on Hanoi pedestrian streets

An electric car service was launched on the pedestrian streets around the Hoan Kiem Lake on September 17.

Hanoi opens pedestrian zone around iconic Sword Lake
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Hanoi opens pedestrian zone around iconic Sword Lake

Hanoians enjoy late night walks around the Sword Lake the night the vehicles ban took effect September  

Hanoi to have new pedestrian areas around Hoan Kiem Lake
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Hanoi to have new pedestrian areas around Hoan Kiem Lake

VietNamNet Bridge – The Hanoi People's Committee has approved a pilot project to organize walking streets around Hoan Kiem Lake, from 7pm to midnight on weekends, starting from September 1.

Organizers explain why PM's motorcade was on Hoi An pedestrian street
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Organizers explain why PM's motorcade was on Hoi An pedestrian street

Several photos capturing the motorcade of PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc on the pedestrian street of Hoi An on August 8 were posted on social networks, causing mixed reactions. Quang Nam Newspaper talked with

Four reasons to take a stroll down Saigon’s first pedestrian street
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Four reasons to take a stroll down Saigon’s first pedestrian street


The vibrant and crowded Saigon offers an area for people to have fun and relax without being bothered by incessant traffic. Nguyen Hue, Saigon’s first walking street, is the perfect place to do