Vietnamese get creative to beat summer heat

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A lottery ticket vendor covers his three-wheeled vehicle with leaves in the southern beach town of Vung Tau, where the temperature on Thursday morning hovered around 40 degrees Celsius. Photo credit: Zing
The vendor said he invented the portable canopy after the heat under the steel roof of his vehicle became unbearable
A man working at a car wash in Ho Chi Minh City’s Tan Binh District says he has to keep spraying water around the shop during the day
An employee at a shop in Phu Nhuan District in Ho Chi Minh City sprays water on customers’ motorbikes parked outdoor. If you have ever had to sit on one of these seats in summer, you will know how uncomfortable it can be
 Bus drivers find their hideaway in the luggage compartment of the vehicle
 Not everyone can afford some shade in this extreme heatwave, the worst in southern Vietnam in years. This coal delivery man simply has to deal with it. Can you see the pirate face on his mask?
Motorbikes gather under a tree, away from a red light stop. At least during these moments nobody wants to cut down trees.
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