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Hoi An is a jewel on Vietnam’s cultural crown.

It boasts one of South East Asia’s best-preserved port towns where a mix of cultures thrives.

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japanese bridge

First built in the 1590s, the bridge was a donation from a Japanese merchant guild.

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Painted in an earthy pink tone, with an intricate pagoda roof, this bridge connects the Japanese quarter with the Chinese community on the other.

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chinese assembly halls

Another charm of Hoi An is the assembly halls that the Chinese merchants built.

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All those halls are characterized by vibrant colors and intricate decorations. The interiors are just as exquisite as the facades,

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silk village

It reflects Hoi An's history as a production center along the Maritime Silk Road.

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Golden silk threads in Hoi An Silk Village.

In this interactive museum, visitors will learn about the traditional silk manufacturing process.

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thanh ha pottery village

Thanh Ha Village has produced pottery since the 15th century.

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The village raised to fame when the potters received an invitation from the Nguyen Dynasty, to create decorative items for the Imperial City of Hue.

Thanh Ha Village also boasts a cultural space where the past and present artworks from the village are honored.

An artwork at Thanh Ha Pottery Village

Hoi An - The Beauty of an Ancient Port Town

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