Beautiful drivers in áo dài make southern city tour more enjoyable

Riding behind a young female driver dressed in traditional Vietnamese áo dài tunic is the most fun you can have in Hồ Chí Minh City, according to commenters on Trip Advisor.

XO Tours’ motorbike tours led by pretty, English-speaking women is currently ranked number one among 191 traveling events in the southern metro by the world’s largest travel site.

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XO Tours’ female drivers pose with their clients before a street tour around Hồ Chí Minh City

XO stands for xe ôm, a term for motorcycle taxi drivers.

The blue trousers the XO guides’ wear are cut a little narrower than the traditional style to make it easier for them to drive.

They take drivers to street food stalls designed to win over visiting tourists.

One commenter described the tour thusly:

“Love like a local for a few hours.”

Riding behind a young female driver dressed in traditional Vietnamese áo dài tunic is the most fun you can have in Hồ Chí Minh City

While tasty street food is held up as plus for many of the tourists:

“The experience of being driven across Sài Gòn, being entertained and informed by the ladies and looked after by the gentlemen was second to none.”

One Australian wrote on the site.

Source: Thanh Niên News

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