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Old Quarter

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Old Quarter

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Review of: Old Quarter
We stayed in the Old Quarter for 3 nights when we were in Hanoi over Christmas. There is lots to get up to or you can sit at a restaurant and people watch. The French architecture is stunning. Most of Hanoi’s must see attractions are within the Old Quarter, such as Ngoc Son
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There is something for everyone in the old quarter: definitely the heart of Hanoi, it is definitely a must visit while in the city. You can do it on your own but I suggest a guided tour with a private guide. It is affordable and you will get so much more from the experience.
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We stayed in the Old QuArter district,close to Beer Street not far from lots of eateries and bars. We were able to walk to many attractions when not on the tour. We walked around the lakes stopping at cafes. We found several roof top bars to enjoy a cool drink in thee endings.
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The Old Quarter has a lot of character is the primary sight to focus on when visiting Hanoi. Best to stay in this area as well as the food and shop options are better than in the more modern areas of the city. Lots of walking and lots to see. Wear comfortable walking
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We spent six days walking around the old quarter in Hanoi, en route to various sites, or just walking around. It's an exciting experience, seeing the great variety of businesses, shops, stands, residences.... Just beware the motor-scooters everywhere. I've heard they're worse in
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