A unique market finds home in Hanoi Hanoi is host to a most unusual market in Vietnam: open only once a week, on Saturday, and then for only a few hours, 9:00 to 12:30. It's known as much for its discriminating buyers and sellers as it is for its fresh products.
Hoi An is an historic river town near the coast in central Vietnam. It’s a very popular tourist destination, and if you have an aversion to mass-tourism you could be forgiven for a certain wariness about visiting. But actually, it’s delightful.