Special Doing

Bia Hoi Corner, Hanoi

Bia hoi is fresh brewed beer tapped from barrels. Located at corner between Ta Hien street and Luong Ngoc Quyen street.

Ceramic mosaic wall

To mark Hanoi's 1000 years anniversary in 2010 the wall of the Red River dyke was turned into the longest ceramic mosaic in the world (3.85 km).

Get a haircut

If you are a guy and want to go local, get a haircut. You can either go to a shop or try one of the barbers in the streets. No matter what...

Hip hop Dance

Hanoi is a conservative city in a communist country, so when you suddenly see some hip hop dancing on a public square, it catches your attention.

Morning exercise

It is an unbelievable sight to see Hanoi wake up. In the early morning when the sun haven't yet rose and the streets are empty for traffic, the...

Railway walk

Hanoi's main train station is right in the center, meaning the train tracks go straight through the city. The section leading to Long Bien Bridge...

Street vendors

Anything that can be load on a bicycle or in a basket are sold in the streets of Hanoi - and it can seems that most things can be. Clothes, fruit,...

Tombstone Street

The streets in the Old Quarter was originally named after what was sold there. Hang means merchandise, so the street names are like Hang Gai for...