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Around Feb or March of this year (2017), my brother, cousin, and I decided to book for a flight to Vietnam. In panic or for whatever reason, what we thought we booked four days for turned out to be just two full days. 1,629 more words


Hanoi - Old Quarter

It’s impossible to write about living in Hanoi without writing about the Old Quarter. The heart of Hanoi is home to dozens of hostels, the night market, beer street, Hoan Kiem Lake, the Women’s Museum, the Metropole Hotel, and countless other landmarks. 792 more words


Vietnam: Everybody plays in Hanoi!

Wake up at 5 o’clock in the morning and don’t miss this miracle unfolding before your eyes! People wake up before the city does (shops, morning shifts etc.) and reach for the Hoan Kiem Lake to meditate, take their morning exercise, play: dance, yoga, cycling, fishing, aerobics, weight lifting, chess, massage! 180 more words

Top things to do in Hanoi Old Quarter in a day

Hanoi Old Quarter (Phố cổ Hà Nội), the oldest area of Hanoi, has been existing for hundreds of years, undergoing many vicissitudes of history. Old Quarter includes 36 streets which Hanoian proudly call “Hà Nội 36 phố phường” or 36 Streets . 1,166 more words


Ha Noi exploring - Ta Hien street, the food and beer paradise

Ta Hien is a small street lying in famous Old Quarter of Hanoi, near Hoan Kiem Lake. The street just stretch 200 meters, but it is one of the most crowded streets in Old Quarter particularly and in Hanoi generally. 418 more words

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