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Old Quarter, Hanoi

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Walk to the hum of local traffic and curious tourists in Old Quarter, the business district and downtown hub of Hanoi that dates back to the 13th century. Bearing the names of the businesses that once stood there, the quarter's narrow streets teem with cafes, bars, temples, shops, teahouses, and stalls selling French and Vietnamese foods. Watch a water puppet show, plant yourself at a sidewalk cafe to drink a local beer, or bargain with a smile at shops and street food stalls. Plan to see Old Quarter and other attractions that appeal to you using our Hanoi trip planner.
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  • Love the street food, the sales stalls, the lights, and the noise... Carefully when walking on streets  more »
  • If I found the traffic in Ho Chi Minh City 'very busy', then the traffic in Hanoi is 'chaotic'!!. In the Old Quarter the streets are narrow. Yet even in a one way street the traffic can come at you fr...  more »
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