In the centre of Saigon are many French style tree lined avenues, probably set up during the colonial period. The traffic on the streets is chaotic, with motorbikes and cars coming from all directions and at different speeds. There is an especially large number of motorbikes, as these are the primary means of transport in Vietnam. Crossing the streets takes some effort, although it would suffice to walk slowly at a constant speed and direction, as the cars and motorbikes will then manage to avoid hitting you.

01 Street traffic with motorbikes and cars 02 Tree lined street 03 Street traffic with motorbikes and cars 04 Street traffic with motorbikes and cars 05 Pavement and shops
06 Pavement and shops 07 Alley near Giac Vien pagoda 08 Bicycle rickshaw 09 Motorbikes parked next to temple 10 Motorbikes on avenue 11 Street traffic with motorbikes and cars
12 Street traffic with motorbikes and cars
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