Hoi An develops farm tourism

Hoi An develops farm tourism

The Hoi An People’s Committee has decided to develop tourism and services in An My Village in Cam Chau Ward to create more new attractions for visitors to the ancient city, a UNESCO world heritage site. The tours will take in farming and fishing,…

Vac cake in Hoi An

Vac cake in Hoi An

Made from simple ingredients including rice flour and fresh shrimp, Vac cake in Hoi An is one of the best Vietnamese street foods visitors should not miss when travelling to the famous central coast town. The dish is very simple but its taste will…

Hoi An full moon festival makes top travel list

Hoi An full moon festival makes top travel list

The ancient town of Hoi An in the central province of Quang Nam came in 15th on a roughguides.com list of the world’s top “20 unforgettable things to do at night on your travels.” “Banish thoughts of glow paint ravers on crowded Thai beaches,…

Vac cake in Hoi An

Vac cake in Hoi An

Made from simple ingredients including rice flour and fresh shrimp, Vac cake in Hoi An is one of the best Vietnamese street foods visitors should not miss when travelling to the famous central coast town. The dish is very simple but its taste will…

11 must-eats for a food tour in Hoi An

11 must-eats for a food tour in Hoi An

Hoi An attracts millions of visitors every year to its centuries-old relics, nights that are magically lit up by hand-made lanterns, and gentle activities like cruising on the Hoai River that flows through it. This old town in the central province of Quang Nam…

Hoi An to reopen ancient wells

Hoi An to reopen ancient wells

The historic central city of Hoi An plans to restore 80 ancient wells, most of them locate on the north bank of the De Vong River near the Thanh Ha pottery village. Built in the 15th century by the Cham people, most of the…

When in Hoi An, do as locals do

When in Hoi An, do as locals do

An ecological tour in Hoi An lets tourists cast fishing nets and row coracles like a real local. Video credit: Nguyen Dong/VnExpress English subtitle: Thanh Nien News

The Banh Mi Queen of Hoi An

The Banh Mi Queen of Hoi An

The “Banh Mi Queen” of Hoi An presides over a modest kingdom — just two tables and a glass cabinet arranged on the sidewalk at 115 Tran Cao Van Street. Though she draws a lot of customers, Nguyen Thi Loc, 78, says she never…