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Best Reasons To Visit Hoi An – A Beautiful Vintage City

The charming port city of Hoi An is one of the best in Vietnam. Home to UNESCO World Heritage Sites and lush surroundings, Hoi An is also a cultural hub and foodie stop. Need to know more? Here are the top reasons to visit Hoi An, Vietnam.


Hoi An Beaches Are The Best

A few of South East Asia's best-loved beaches can be found in Hoi An. These sunny oases boast, clean sandy beaches, warm waters to swim in and no huge crowds. The views from the coast are idyllic with lovely little restaurants serving a delectable range of fresh seafood and cold drinks to sit back and watch the world go by. There are 'local' beaches and tourist' beaches so, the choice is yours! On the subject of choice, you've got plenty when it comes to booking hotels in Hoi An. Serviced by the Thu Bon River, the city has plenty of waterside accommodation, such as Anantara Hoi An Resort to choose from.


Diving In Hoi An Is Super Fun

Another reason to escape on a holiday to Hoi An is the diving adventures. The Cham Islands is popular for its surrounding waters teeming with different kinds of marine life and Champa history. The island is perfect for a day in the sun; dive, snorkel, swim and sail.


The Tailors Of Hoi An

The tailors of Hoi An are legendary. Their skills are known across Vietnam and South East Asia. The best place to get a flawless suit or dress stitched; the tailors of Hoi An have been in the trade for centuries. Boasting the creative skills of making handcrafted clothes for the Japanese, Chinese, Vietnamese, western and Champa merchants who visited the port city, these tailors will aptly create your new suit in double-quick time. Prices too are very competitive. Mind you visit the recommended tailors with centuries of past down experience under the belts.


The Cooking Classes Are Awesome

You can join a Hoi An cooking class organised by your resort in Hoi An. Like Spice Spoons, many resorts offer cookery classes for guests to learn the secret of Champa, Vietnamese and French cuisine. Local favourites which are an amalgamation of the above three cultures are packed with flavour and made from fresh ingredients. The experience is very rewarding starting with a trip to the local market to pick up the fresh produce. You then learn to blend spices and create those mouth-watering dishes; which you can treat your friends and family to back home.


Hoi An Is For The Foodie

Let lose the foodie in you when you visit Hoi An. Vietnam well known for its dishes seems to have reserved the best in Hoi An. You'll love the flavours and ingredients which go into each dish. Regional dishes are the best with many street vendors located within the Old Town sector offering one a chance to sit back relax and savour the lovely ambience of Hoi An's historical sector lit up with lanterns and the chatter of happy people.

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