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Phu Quoc night market crowded with foreign tourists
Sunday,  2/3/2019, 18:23 

Phu Quoc night market crowded with foreign tourists

By Minh Duy

A seafood stall with dishes arranged beautifully, costing VND100,000 per set of four dishes - PHOTOS: MINH DUY

PHU QUOC – A couple of days before the Lunar New Year holiday (Tet), the night market on Phu Quoc Island off the southern province of Kien Giang becomes bustling with hundreds of foreign tourists visiting each day.

Located along Vo Thi Sau Street in Duong Dong Town, this pedestrian-friendly market opens from around 5 p.m. until mid night and caters mainly to tourists. The market is one of the most popular attractions on the island, offering a wide variety of food, beverages, souvenirs and other services.

A Korean tourist walks around the market while tasting a bowl of sweet soup. The market is a paradise of sweet treats, from sweet soup to ice-cream, smoothies and fresh fruit
Two foreign tourists walk past a booth selling Thai rolled ice-cream

A female tourist cannot determine what to eat because there are too many dishes to choose from 

A vendor talks to two Chinese tourists
A booth with its advertising board written in Vietnamese, English, Korean, and Russian
Chinese tourists choose their favorite souvenirs
A Chinese man waits for his turn to buy coconut ice-cream
A cosmetic booth attracts many Russian tourists
Some Russian tourists look at a man making teppanyaki ice cream
There are a plethora of snacks such as boiled egg, grilled seafood or meat, spring rolls, and boiled corn

 

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