Dong Xuan market embraces Hanoi’s culture

Dong Xuan market embraces Hanoi’s culture

(VOVworld)- Dong Xuan market in Hanoi’s Old Quarter was the first market in Hanoi. Its history is closely associated with the trade development of Hanoi. It is not just a...
Hanoi to host Vietnam Cultural Heritage Day

Hanoi to host Vietnam Cultural Heritage Day

(VOVworld) – The Hanoi Old Quarter Management Board said Wednesday that Hanoi’s Old Quarters will celebrate Vietnam Cultural Heritage Day November 23rd with a 10-day event to honoring...
Hanoi’s culinary attraction

Hanoi’s culinary attraction

(VOVworld) – Hanoi has long been an attractive destination for its scenic spots, historical and cultural sites, and unique cuisine. In 2012 the Asia Record Organization recognized 12 Vietnamese dishes in the food category of...
Last blacksmith in Hanoi’s Old Quarter

Last blacksmith in Hanoi’s Old Quarter

(VOVworld) – Hanoi’s Old Quarter has long been famous for its architecture and traditional crafts, many of which have been lost to rapid urbanization. Nguyen Phuong Hung is the...
Silver craft of Hang Bac street

Silver craft of Hang Bac street

(VOVworld) – Hanoi’s old quarter has 36 streets and each street is generally associated with a handicraft. It’s easy to recognize the trade of a street by the available products and...
Hanoi’s Old Quarter

Hanoi’s Old Quarter

(VOVworld)- Hanoi's Old Quarter has a long history and represents the eternal soul of the city. Although the Old Quarter is often called the "36 Old Streets," there are actually more than 36 streets...
Joyous local Mid-Autumn celebrations

Joyous local Mid-Autumn celebrations

(VOVworld) – The Mid-Autumn festival was jubilantly celebrated at various places around Hanoi. Cultural activities at historic sites in Hanoi’s Old quarter attracted crowds of visitors, particularly children. Artisans from handicraft...
Pedestrian streets & Night market in Hanoi

Pedestrian streets & Night market in Hanoi

(VOVworld) - As the oldest continuously developed area of Vietnam, Hanoi's Old Quarter has a history that spans 2,000 years and represents the eternal soul of the city. Located between Sword Lake, the...
Life in Hanoi’s Old Quarter

Life in Hanoi’s Old Quarter

(VOVworld)- In Vietnam guidebooks, Hanoi’s Old Quarter always gets top billing. Hanoi’s Old Quarter comprises 36 busy guild streets. Tourists visiting the Old Quarter wander the narrow streets, visit the...