TRAVEL DAT - SEP 2012
|STAY @ Dai Long Hotel ($18)|
680 Hai Ba Trung Street, Hoi An City Center, Hoi An, Vietnam
Hoi an is a beautiful city and the old town of hoi an is listed in UNESCO world heritage sites. Old town is an exceptionally well-preserved 15th century trading port. It has witness the Chinese Japanese, Spanish, Dutch and French. Its buildings and streets reflects the influence of both indigenous and foreign architecture.
|Sunset in Hoi an|
|old town streets|
There is story that a once a big dragon monster lived in Vietnam, whose head was in India, tail was in japan and earthquake in japan was caused by movement of monsters tail. The Japanese bridge was built on dragons back to kill it.
|Historical japanese bridge|
|Chinese meeting hall|
Statue of Kazimierz Kwiatkowski
|Waterline mark during previous flood in tan ky house|
|Farmers near old town|
We visited a small village near to hoi an by boat. Villagers were employed in handicraft and boat baking .They were very polite and welcoming.
|Boat Making in near village|