Visiting the Temple of Literature
Separated from the noisy streets outside, inside the stone walls of the Temple of Literature is an old space.
Temple of Literature (Van Mieu) is the first university of Vietnam, founded in 1070 to train the elite for more than 700 years. Today, Van Mieu becomes one of popular Hanoi tourist attractions and a place for Vietnam students gathering to celebrate graduation.
Going cyclo – one of attractions to foreign tourists
“There are two reasons foreign tourists should choose to go by cyclo: The first is that it is faster than walking, and the second is cyclo rider is the angel of protection to your safety in case you do not dare to cross the street alone, “Jones laughed.
Eating Pho and drinking beer in sidewalk
Pho is a must-try dishe when coming to Hanoi for two specific categories: chicken noodle soup or beef noodle soup. Also, beer is the favorite drink of the local people with the price just 5,000 VND / cup.
Strolling around Hoan Kiem Lake
Hoan Kiem Lake is located in center of Hanoi, but it has a rare peaceful beauty, like a quiet oasis away from the everyday hustle and bustle. Turtle Tower in the middle of the lake is attached to the local legend. In addition, travelers can visit Huc Bridge and Ngoc Son Temple nearby.