The place will be full of people moving around, pubs, bars, souvenir shops, food stalls etc. It looks like a movie set with the crooked roads etc.
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We spent an afternoon walking through the streets of the old town just soaking it all in. You can take a bike 'taxi' ( not sure what they are called really but you will know what I mean) or tour but we preferred to walk...More
We stayed in the heart of the Old Quarter. This is a place that is soooo busy and crazy. Each street seems to have a particular sell. One street sells clothes, the next one, confectionery, the next one, trade supplies and so on. Step out...More
Absolutely loved the old quarter of Hanoi, I spent 2 1/2 days wandering around people watching, eating the wonderful foods of vietnam and enjoying the atmosphere. The old quarter never sleeps (at least that is my feeling) from early morning people exercising around Hoan Kiem...More
When visiting Hanoi definitely make time to walk through the Old Quarter. Make sure to pay attention while strolling since there are many small streets filled with pedestrians and bikers! There is a lot of shopping, and this section of the city partially organized by...More