About Chau Van Liem Street
The street is honorable to be named after a revolutionary soldier and one who took part in the conference founding Vietnamese communist party.
Like other streets in District 5, the street has some hotels for passengers to choose such as Tan Hoang Tu, Thu Do, Trung Mai and Truong Thanh.
The street was famous for Chinese sweetened porridge. A familiar address for eaters is Ha Ki restaurant with the menu of various Chinese traditional sweetened porridges. It is said that sweetened porridges here are not too sweet and that is the reason why so many people love them.
Chau Van Liem is one of flower market streets of HCM city. As usual, when the weather becomes chilly, boats carrying bonsai and flowers from prestigious gardens go downstream rivers and canals to flower markets in the city and embellish to southern spring. In lunar December, the street becomes the market for the whole Cho Lon area. It is a pity not to mention yellow apricot, a typical bonsai in southern Tet Holiday, like peach bonsai in the north.