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Overcharged in Vietnam: tips to avoid paying too much

From street vendors to souvenir stores and restaurants, stories abound of tourists been charged far more than they should have been.

Three cafes that won't let go of Hanoi's past

A cup of espresso plus a cube of history. 

Hanoians bask in 1st night of extended late night hours

An unexpected heavy rain only adds to the excitement of locals and tourists alike.
September 02, 2016 | 04:23 pm GMT+7

Music Story of the Old Quarter in October

Center of the Old Quarter’s Culture Exchange
October 04, 2016 | 08:45 am GMT+7

Soak up the New Year spirit in Hanoi’s Old Quarter

The atmosphere is building in the capital as the Tet holiday approaches.
January 20, 2017 | 01:43 pm GMT+7

The memory keepers of Hanoi

A group of architects is spending days and nights to sketch the city they love. 
May 09, 2017 | 05:26 pm GMT+7

Hanoi breaks into top global destinations on TripAdvisor list

Vietnam’s capital boasts long-held historical values and timeless architectural charm.
April 18, 2018 | 01:05 pm GMT+7

An act of wonton kindness in Hanoi's Old Quarter

A Hanoi eatery serves wonton soup, not as ubiquitous as pho, but delicious in its own right.
August 09, 2018 | 02:28 pm GMT+7

Hanoi, HCMC make it to list of 15 best Asian places to visit

Hanoi and HCMC are among the 15 best destinations in Asia, according a new ranking from the U.S. News newspaper.
August 29, 2018 | 10:28 am GMT+7

Waiting for a perfect bowl of eels soup

It takes some time, but a nameless Hanoi eatery makes a bowl of eels soup worth the wait.
September 04, 2018 | 07:25 pm GMT+7

Downtown Hanoi harbors a sticky rice secret

Regulars swear by a street-side sticky rice eatery in Hanoi’s Old Quarter that opens unusually late at 7 p.m.
October 01, 2018 | 10:54 am GMT+7

Hanoi’s old quarter, now and then

Has it always been buzzing with frenetic activity? See for yourself.
October 10, 2018 | 12:29 pm GMT+7

A Hanoi Old Quarter street that has stayed true to its name

Few of the Old Quarter guild streets have held on their traditional craft. Hang Thiec is one of them.
November 12, 2018 | 05:41 pm GMT+7

Hanoi’s Old Quarter hotel catches fire, guests unharmed

A fire in Hanoi’s Old Quarter Thursday morning had foreign guests flee in panic, but no one was harmed.
November 22, 2018 | 09:59 am GMT+7

10 places to enjoy a full night in Hanoi

At night Hanoi’s streets are a combination of tranquility and bustle
November 23, 2018 | 02:22 pm GMT+7
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