Vietnam’s capital is not shy and retiring; it’s vibrant and chaotic, historical and modern — and forever on the move.
The bustling metropolis of Hanoi has ancient roots that shine through and blend with Chinese and French colonial flavours. Building on this history is a modern city, full of the famous Vietnamese entrepreneurial spirit and streets teeming with motorbikes like swarms of ants. And rising above all this is the new glitz and glamour of a city emerging onto the world stage. Explore its streets, savour the food, shop for a bargain, and absorb its unique spirit and soul.