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Hoi An Tailors - my advice - Lonely Planet travel forum

Hoi An Tailors - my advice - Lonely Planet travel forum | VISITING VIETNAM & CAMBODIA | Scoop.it
Hi guys, Before arriving in Hoi An, I'd read lots of information on TT about tailors, so I thought I'd give something back! My girlfriend and I, having never been to a tailor, spent 5 days in Hoi An, and had a total of 4 suits, 3 shirts, 1 dress...
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Sights in Ho Chi Minh City - Lonely Planet

Lonely Planet travellers are voting for the best sight in Ho Chi Minh City. #1 Reunification Palace, #2 Fine Arts Museum, #3 Cho Quan Church, #4 War Remnants Museum, #5 Giac Lam Pagoda.
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Taxis in Ho Chi Minh City from a newbie - Ho Chi Minh City Forum - TripAdvisor

Taxis in Ho Chi Minh City from a newbie - Ho Chi Minh City Forum - TripAdvisor | VISITING VIETNAM & CAMBODIA | Scoop.it
I know there are loads of messages about taxis in HCMC but thought I'd share my experiences with anyone who might be interested! In the main, using Vinasun and Mai Linh I had no problems at all - courteous drivers (limited English of course but...
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Hanoi's 36 streets: Hang Quat

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Hang Quat is one of the most colourful streets in Old Quarter and its time for coverage in our 36 streets series post has now finally come.


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All Points East's curator insight, April 16, 2013 2:05 AM

Interesting article and photos of Hanoi's Old Quarter

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How to have a perfect day in Hanoi - CNN Travel

How to have a perfect day in Hanoi - CNN Travel | VISITING VIETNAM & CAMBODIA | Scoop.it
How to have a perfect day in Hanoi
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But it's nice to get away from the crowds and explore sites that haven't been sprayed across the pages of every major guidebook and travel site in the world.
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Another 24-day honeymoon tour in romantic places in Vietnam

This honeymoon tour will take two of you to the most romantic places in Vietnam such as: Hanoi, Halong Bay, Cat Ba Islands, Sapa, Danang, Hoian, Mekong Delta, Hochiminh City, Can Tho, Da Lat, Nha T...

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Tourists flock to Vietnam's ancient town of Hoi An - eTurboNews

Tourists flock to Vietnam's ancient town of Hoi An - eTurboNews | VISITING VIETNAM & CAMBODIA | Scoop.it
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HOI AN, Vietnam - Over the past few years, the ancient town of Hoi An, located some 650 km south of Hanoi, is now becoming a favorite tourist destination in Vietnam.
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Joan Baez Returns to the Metropole: Part 2 | Virtual Lobby – Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi Blog

Joan Baez Returns to the Metropole: Part 2 | Virtual Lobby – Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi Blog | VISITING VIETNAM & CAMBODIA | Scoop.it
Joan Baez Returns to the Metropole: Part 2 | Virtual Lobby – Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi Blog http://t.co/oRCiIewXjK
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Cambodia - A Photographer's Guide

Cambodia - A Photographer's Guide | VISITING VIETNAM & CAMBODIA | Scoop.it
Angkor Wat, Cambodia Empires. The world has seen many empires come and go.  No matter how powerful they were, they have all disappeared for various reasons and you can see the remains of them today...

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Simon Peckham's curator insight, March 17, 2013 12:53 PM

Wonderful images. Sound like a tough trip but well planned

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The best spots for a Hoi An sunset drink

The best spots for a Hoi An sunset drink | VISITING VIETNAM & CAMBODIA | Scoop.it

Here are the most inspiring locations to watch the sun set over Hoi An. Each one has a wow factor, will take you away from the hustle of the streets and serves up a mean cocktail


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Hoi An night market, Vietnam

Hoi An night market, Vietnam | VISITING VIETNAM & CAMBODIA | Scoop.it

If you're looking for a photogenic night market in Southeast Asia, you really can't go past Hoi An's stunning one, where lanterns cast a magical glow


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The whole of Hoi An is a photographer's dream!
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Researchers uncover Khmer capital thought to be much older than Angkor Wat - Asahi Shimbun

Researchers uncover Khmer capital thought to be much older than Angkor Wat - Asahi Shimbun | VISITING VIETNAM & CAMBODIA | Scoop.it
AFP Researchers uncover Khmer capital thought to be much older than Angkor Wat Asahi Shimbun A search in a mountainous area about 40 kilometers northeast of the Angkor Wat ruins led to the finding of the ruins of a city measuring about 30 square...
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Mekong Delta, Vietnam - Travel Guide, Info & Bookings – Lonely Planet

Mekong Delta, Vietnam - Travel Guide, Info & Bookings – Lonely Planet | VISITING VIETNAM & CAMBODIA | Scoop.it
Mekong Delta travel recommendations and tips from Lonely Planet. Discover 160 things to do & 176 places to stay with expert reviews and booking.
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Hanoi, Vietnam - Travel Guide, Info & Bookings – Lonely Planet

Hanoi, Vietnam - Travel Guide, Info & Bookings – Lonely Planet | VISITING VIETNAM & CAMBODIA | Scoop.it
Hanoi travel recommendations and tips from Lonely Planet. Discover 232 things to do & 344 places to stay with expert reviews and booking.
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Cambodian authorities offer new guide to sunsets at Angkor Wat in bid to ... - Telegraph.co.uk

Cambodian authorities offer new guide to sunsets at Angkor Wat in bid to ... - Telegraph.co.uk | VISITING VIETNAM & CAMBODIA | Scoop.it
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Tourist etiquette in Hoi An, Vietnam

Tourist etiquette in Hoi An, Vietnam | VISITING VIETNAM & CAMBODIA | Scoop.it

Getting to grips with the right or wrong way to go about things in any country is always a minefield of ever-changing goal posts. Our suggestions for Hoi An.


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All Points East's curator insight, May 20, 2013 1:02 AM
Tourist etiquette in Hoi An, Vietnam
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Donotmiss List's comment, October 3, 2014 8:27 AM
Some really useful tips, and for good reason too. It's important to respect the culture you're trying to learn about and at the same time make sure you're not being cheated into something you don't agree with.
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Hát Tuồng Backstage | Tewfic El-Sawy

Hát Tuồng Backstage | Tewfic El-Sawy | VISITING VIETNAM & CAMBODIA | Scoop.it

 

Hát tuồng is one of the oldest art forms in Vietnam, and is said to have existed since the late 12th century. It’s believed to be influenced by Chinese opera performance techniques, but subsequently evolving and changed into a new form embodying Vietnamese characteristics and nature. Photographed with the Fuji X Pro-1/Fujinon XF 18mm in Hanoi, Vietnam.

 


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Guide to Vietnam – Hanoi day 3 | Almost Always Ravenous

Guide to Vietnam – Hanoi day 3 | Almost Always Ravenous | VISITING VIETNAM & CAMBODIA | Scoop.it
Aside from all the activities revolving around food and eating, I did visit landmarks scattered around Hanoi. Today's focus lay west of Hoan Kiem Lake. First stop: Thang Long Royal Citadel. Several Vietnamese dynasties have ...
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Boutique Hoi An Resort - Ancient charm and Modern living - Tuoitrenews

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Just five minutes from the ancient town of Hoi An, isolated on a mini strip of a peninsula situated near the gateway of Cua Dai is the location of beautiful Boutique Hoi An Resort.
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Thong Nhat Park, Hanoi | The Vietnam blog - Travelfish

Thong Nhat Park, Hanoi | The Vietnam blog - Travelfish | VISITING VIETNAM & CAMBODIA | Scoop.it
Thong Nhat Park, a 15-minute ride from Hoan Kiem Lake, is the perfect spot during the day to relax with a book or enjoy a stroll without having to avoid Hanoi's motorbikes and street vendors.
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Hoi An, Vietnam: Stay in the beach or town?

Hoi An, Vietnam: Stay in the beach or town? | VISITING VIETNAM & CAMBODIA | Scoop.it

If you're short on time, where should you stay in Hoi An? In the multicultural, atmospheric old town, or the nearby beach? Some things to consider.


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All Points East's curator insight, March 13, 2013 2:47 AM

Hoi An, Vietnam: Stay in the beach or town?

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Getting lost in Hoi An’s old town

Getting lost in Hoi An’s old town | VISITING VIETNAM & CAMBODIA | Scoop.it

If there ever were a destination worth throwing away your map for, Hoi An's old town is it. Here's how to get lost and find some charm.


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All Points East's curator insight, February 22, 2013 10:39 PM

Hoi An's old town, Vietnam

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New website helps visitors to Cambodia pick their perch for watching sunsets at Angkor

New website helps visitors to Cambodia pick their perch for watching sunsets at Angkor | VISITING VIETNAM & CAMBODIA | Scoop.it
Cambodia has joined hands with Australia in an effort to use the Internet to help preserve its fabled Angkor Wat temple complex, the Australian Embassy announced.

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Hoi An: You Buy Something! - 180 Degrees West

Hoi An: You Buy Something! - 180 Degrees West | VISITING VIETNAM & CAMBODIA | Scoop.it
Hoi An - 118. Charming hosts and obnoxious salespeople. Bustling shops and deserted country lanes. Hoi An, like Vietnam, is full of contradictions. But it sure is pretty. Here are some photos of our time in Hoi An, an ancient port known for its ...
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