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[Photos] Then & Now: Images From Old and New Saigon

The southern hub has seen its fair share of transformations over the years. From French colonialism to the swinging 60s, the early days of Doi Moi to 21st-century Vietnam, Saigon’s urban landscape has undergone constant change, and yet the photos below are proof positive that modern-day Saigon is not so far removed from its past.

For a larger collection of old and new images, head over to Saigon-Cho Lon Then & Now, a collaboration between Saigoneer and Historic Vietnam, on Facebook.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

[Old Saigon images via Flickr user manhhai]


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