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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.

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Hoi An Lantern Festival

Updated January 2023 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 Full Moon Lantern Festival. This is an enchanting time to experience Hoi An and is one of the most popular reasons why visitors are drawn to Hoi … Read more

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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

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Cam Kim Island

Explore Cam Kim Island. If you have the time, then you could easily spend a day losing yourself in this bucolic setting. Find all you need to know here!

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Marble Mountains

Only 20 minutes from Hoi An by bus or hired car, the Marble Mountains is the perfect destination for history lovers or anyone looking to get a better view of the central Vietnamese plain from above. Below the surface, a complicated system of caves and tunnels interlaced with pagodas, shrines and gigantic statues make this an unforgettable experience. But go early to avoid unbearable heat during the summer months as well as the hordes of tourists all year round. The Marble Mountains site is also famous for its sculpted marble statues that range widely in size and price at nearby venues.

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Ruby Jewellery Hoi An

Ruby Jewellery Hoi An is one of the best jewellers in Hoi An, Vietnam. Selling high-quality jewellery pieces, the company also specializes in jewellery that can be handcrafted to customer’s individual specifications. Using 92.5% silver and gemstones sourced throughout Vietnam, ‘Ruby Jewellery Hoi An’ employs three silversmiths with experience ranging from 7 to 12 years.  … Read more

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Tet Holiday in Vietnam

Revised and Updated January 2023. Tet holiday, or the Vietnamese Lunar New Year, is the most important festival in Vietnam. It is also known as the ‘Spring Festival’ and is the longest public holiday in Vietnam. Some Americans have likened Tet holiday in Vietnam to ‘Christmas and Thanksgiving rolled into one’. It’s certainly a joyous … Read more

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Hoi An Beaches

Hoi An’s beaches are an essential stop during the roasting summer months. Whether you want to boogie the night away to live tunes at a beach bar or simply relax and enjoy the rhythm of the waves, beaches in Hoi An have it all.

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