Archive for April, 2014

Apr 25 2014

Hoi An budget breakfast options

Published by under Food

A Hoi An breakfast Chi lady.

Unless you are partial to rubbery cold omelettes and brittle banh mi, and have the dexterity to deal with a cling-film swaddled fruit bowl before you’ve had a chance to sweep the sleepy dust from your eyes, you might want to barter a B off your B&B board. A haggle at most will reward you with … read the full post

Apr 19 2014

Ticket now required to walk Hoi An’s old town

Published by under Practicalities

Can we have a caption contest for this one?

UPDATE, April 23: The Hoi An people’s committee has addressed the press with clearer details on the ticket. Each ticket is valid for 10 days and costs 120,000 VND for foreign tourists or 80,000 VND for domestic visitors. 85% of the proceeds are to be reinvested in the old town, the money paying for renovations, upkeep, staff … read the full post