Hoi An - where everyone shops til they drop!! December 26th 2007 Hoi An is a gorgeous little town in Central Vietnam where all the buildings are really well preserved so it looks really quaint and picturesque!! There are lots of cobbled streets and its by a very pretty looking river. It also seems to be the tailoring capital of Vietnam and every other shop is a tailors.
I arrived after dark, after a VERY long journey from Ninh Binh. The guy I bought the bus ... read more
Asia » Vietnam » South Central Coast » Quảng Nam » Hoi An The conquest of Vietnam by France began in 1858 and was completed by 1884. It became part of French Indochina in 1887. Independence was declared after World War II, but the French continued to rule until 1954 when they were defeated by Communist forc... ... read more