Ok day 3 in Saigon and i had someone try and steal my phone right out of my hand from a motorbike riding past me in Bui Vien street. i have been super vigilant everywhere but it can still happen. luckily they didnt get it. i was quicker than them.
Early morning and afternnon is the worst times apparently my hotel lady told me
i have been out all over many Districts and it was in Bui vien street that it is the worst. tourists are everywhere and they are easy pray.
I must say though apart from that one incident I felt safe everywhere and had no other incident in 5 weeks in Vietnam.
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