7 destinations you must visit in Hanoi

(Welcome2hanoi) – Hanoi has many beautiful places, but there are some of them that you must visit when you are in Hanoi. If you come to Hanoi and never visit them, you haven’t ... Continue Reading →

Wandering around Hanoi

Do you love travelling? If you do, then what makes you excited about a trip? I know that if you want to take a trip that you are satisfied from a luxury hotel, expensive food, monumental ... Continue Reading →

Top attractions in Hanoi’s pictures

The Old Quarter, the Vietnam Museum of Ethnology, Van Mieu – Quoc Tu Giam (Temple of Literature), Hoan Kiem Lake, Hoa Lo Prison… are among the most-appreciated tourist sites ... Continue Reading →

How to take long-haul buses in Hanoi

As one of the busiest cities in Vietnam, Hanoi definitely is a major hub for hundreds of different passenger as well as cargo buses from surrounding provinces. There are 3 major long-distance ... Continue Reading →

Autumn – a wonderful season in Hanoi

Weather in Hanoi is getting cooler these days. The leaves are starting to change its color Vibrant color of yellow is slowly replacing the green of old trees in streets, creating a ... Continue Reading →

Enjoy food for only $1.5 in Hanoi

Hundreds of kinds of snacks and dishes priced below VND30,000 ($1.5) are sold at night markets in Hanoi’s Old Quarter, attracting both domestic and foreign tourists. Source: ... Continue Reading →

The King of Cyclos

Walking me through his cyclo parking lot in Tran Quang Khai street, 65-year-old Do Anh Thu tells of how, during the 1990s, cyclos were used mainly for transporting firewood, coal, or ... Continue Reading →

The most attractive bars in Hanoi’s Old Quarter

After Zone 9 closed, young people and expats still had many other options for the bars as Barbetter, Yolo or Hero. These bars have a unique décor and serve customers with different ... Continue Reading →

Autumn – the most beautiful time in Hanoi

Autumn, especially October should be the best time of the year to visit Hanoi and the North of Vietnam. Thanks to the support of the weather, with the average temperature of 25 Census ... Continue Reading →

Romantic novel Hanoi Jane inspired by expat’s journey

People who have lived in Vietnam for many years or are preparing to move to the country will enjoy Hanoi Jane, the first novel by Canadian writer Elka Ray. Ray’s story is set ... Continue Reading →