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Written by people who know, Hoi An Now is a snappy, one-stop shop that tells you about everything you need to know about Hoi An.

Everything You Need to Know About Hoi An

“How do I pick tailors, the best place to eat, which tours in Hoi An? How much do I tip, should I tip; am I being ripped off? What can I do with the kids? Is it safe? What should I watch out for? C’mon, I’m on holidays, not here to work; give me quick information! Give it to me – give it to me: NOW!”

Hoi An Now has everything tourists need to know about Hoi An, Vietnam. It takes the grind out of combing through websites and literature so you can lie on a beach, relax and just get on with it..  

Written by people who know, Hoi An Now is a snappy, one-stop shop that tells you about the best tailors, tours, touts and street hawkers; cooking classes; restaurants; beaches; and those off the beaten track places where the ex-pats hang out. You name it we’ve got it and, if somehow we don’t have it, we’ll get it for you.

Featured Posts

Hoi An to Da Nang Airport & City

Updated November 2022. The trip from Hoi An to Da Nang airport is a popular route for travelers. As there is no Hoi An airport, Da Nang is the closest airport for visitors to Hoi An, and being the biggest city in Central Vietnam, it also has a train station linking north and south. With … Read more

Transport and Driving Licenses
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Hoi An Lantern Festival

Updated July 2022. If you are planning a trip to Hoi An but want to decide on a good time to go, consider planning around the Hoi An Lantern Festival. This will certainly be an enchanting time to experience Hoi An and is a popular reason why visitors are drawn to Hoi An. But if … Read more

Festivals in Vietnam
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Lady Buddha in Da Nang: Vietnam’s Tallest Buddha Statue

Updated July 2022 Have you seen her? From the bustling streets or the serene beaches of Da Nang, there is no way you could have missed her! The tall Goddess at the foot of Monkey Mountain, looking over the treacherous ocean like a spiritual lighthouse beckoning the weary home. She is Lady Buddha! Don’t mistake … Read more

Attractions
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Recent Posts

Vietnam Visas

Whilst some countries are visa exempt, most tourists to Vietnam will probably need a 1 – 3 month single or multiple-entry tourist visa. There are three ways to get a Tourist Visa:

Tips & Essentials
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Hoi An Souvenirs, Gifts & Touristy Things

Currently Updating 21.11.2022 finished soon! You’ve arrived in town and looking to buy some Hoi An souvenirs. But is Hoi An good for souvenir shopping? Is Hoi An the best place to buy your Vietnamese souvenirs? What makes a good souvenir or gift from Vietnam? Where can you buy them? Firstly, yes – Hoi An … Read more

Art & Gifts
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Hoi An to Da Nang Airport & City

Updated November 2022. The trip from Hoi An to Da Nang airport is a popular route for travelers. As there is no Hoi An airport, Da Nang is the closest airport for visitors to Hoi An, and being the biggest city in Central Vietnam, it also has a train station linking north and south. With … Read more

Transport and Driving Licenses
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Rice Wine in Vietnam

Embark on a trip to Vietnam or any South-East Asian country and you’ll likely come across rice wine in some shape or form! The most well-known version worldwide is probably Japan’s sake, which has been available on the international market for many years. Rice wine in Vietnam has been around for centuries, originally made using … Read more

Bars
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