Hoi An


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Hoi An

 

a city in central Vietnam, in Quang Nam-Da Nang Province. Population, approximately 100,000 (1976). Hoi An is a port on the South China Sea and is situated southeast of Da Nang. It is connected by a branch line with the Trans-Vietnam Railroad. The city is a center for commercial fishing, the extraction of salt, and the processing of marine products.

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Guest Chef Vu Van Dang from the Shangri-La Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi's acclaimed Hoi An restaurant, will present a delectable menu of Vietnamese specialities to Asian food lovers in Muscat.
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Thus, when I arrived at the central Vietnamese town of Hoi An in October 1999 to conduct year-long ethnographic research on the local culinary culture for my doctorate in anthropology and found out that the town was about to be nominated as a World Heritage Site, I decided to follow the impact of this title, if it was awarded, on Hoi An and the Hoianese.
The country is a patchwork of vivid green rice fields and vibrant cities, dotted with UNESCO World Heritage sites such as the ancient town of Hoi An and the picturesque Ha Long Bay.
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8220;This day trip to the historic My Lai sight from Danang or Hoi An allows you to visit the museum, meet the local villagers and tour around the village before going back to Danang or Hoi An,” says Ha Van Hiep, Tour Manager of Luxury Travel in Danang office.
The flooding was widespread in the province, where some 60 percent to 80 percent of the areas of Hoi An city and two other districts were submerged," Phuong said, adding that the floodwaters were slowly receding.
I fold buoyant blue paper into a boat that will deliver my light down the Hoi An river.
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