Hoi An named in Top 10 car-free cities in the global
An Australian travel magazine called Traveller has recently ranked Hoi An second among Top 10 most charming destinations in the world without cars and motorbikes.
As mentioned in the articles, motorcycles rarely go inside the ancient town, thus tourists can feel free to wander in every corner, stop by silk boutiques and get tailoring service done without any disturbance from vehicles.
Hoi An belongs to Quang Nam Province in Central Vietnam, known as one of the most ancient trading ports in Vietnam. This town remains the unique French colonial architecture until now and was recognized by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site in 1999. The beautiful lanterns hanging on antique houses make Hoi An a very distinct beauty.
Hoi An ancient town in Vietnam
Atop the Top 10 is Hydra Island in Egypt. Besides, Rottnest Island in Australia, Medina of Fez in Morocco, Venice in Italy, Masdar City in UAE, Old City of Jerusalem in Israel, Dubrovnik ancient town in Croatia, Princes Islands in Turkey, and Fire Island in the US are other destinations in Top ten car-free cities in the world.
Tripadvisor readers have voted two experiences in Vietnam among the Top 25 best travel experiences in the world including a Hue – Hoi An motorbike tour and a private Ho Chi Minh street food tour.
Along with Bali in Indonesia ranked 4, Hoi An is one of the only 2 destinations in Southeast Asia among 10 world’s cheapest tourist destinations at the 8th rank.
On May 13, the world’s leading travel platform - TripAdvisor published the precious award named "TripAdvisor's Travelers' Choice 2021". Among plenty of categories, “Best of the best” and “Travelers’ Choice Awards” mentioned 26 resorts and hotels of Vinpearl – one of the most reputable Vietnamese hospitality groups.