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Catch the buzz at Ben Thanh Market

Look for open-air food stalls surrounding the market where you can sample some authentic local cuisine at eateries here including rice dishes, noodle soup, bun dishes of vermicelli noodles, or dessert for a bargain.

Catch the buzz at Ben Thanh Market

Recognizable by a clock tower on its main entrance, the impossibly narrow aisles of this bustling old-style market are brimming with vendors and stalls selling everything from candies to clothes. Some haggling skills would do you a real good while purchasing items from this tourist trap.
Look for open-air food stalls surrounding the market where you can sample some authentic local cuisine at eateries here including rice dishes, noodle soup, bun dishes of vermicelli noodles, or dessert for a bargain.

 

Published on Oct 29, 2009

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