Located in downtown Ho Chi Minh City, the book space in Nguyen Van Binh street is a favourite haunt of book lovers. This is the first of its kind in Vietnam with open spaces, making it easier for visitors to enjoy local reading culture.

During weekends, the street is crowded with many visitors and locals coming to look for books.

Books of different topics such as politics, technology and foreign languages are available on 20 book stalls across the 100 metre street.

Readers of all generation, no matter if this is the first time they’ve been here, all share a passion for books and reading.

The book street is divided into different spaces, including those for book stall, book café and stationary.There is also a space for displaying, exchanging and selling old books, as well as exhibiting printing products on monthly topics.

The book street is not only a space for book lovers but also a meeting point for Saigoneese during weekends, and also an interesting tourist attraction.-VNA