Hanoi night marketUnder Blog, Hanoi city tour
Hanoi, capital of Vietnam, is seen as a peaceful and ancient city but it has the other side, the lively and excited moment at night. The tourists should visit night market to experience the night life and the market life in Hanoi. The night market is held at 6.30 every Friday, Saturday and Sunday night running across Hang Ngang, Hang Dao, Hang Duong, Dong Xuan market – the busy trade streets in Hanoi. In the market, all transports are banned so all the streets are served for walkers. The initial impression of market night is the various kind of products from handmade, unique souvenirs to daily life items with reasonable price. Especially, if lucky, the tourists can get half price for those items.
Moreover, the tourists have a chance to taste the wonderful foods which are only sold in Vietnam street vendor. The tourists will find them not only tasty but also eye-catching.
In case, the tourists do not intend to buy anything, wandering around night market will bring unforgettable memory in Hanoi.
Interestingly, on every Saturday night, the night market attracts more people thanks to musical performances such as Quan ho, Hat Xam, Ca tru, which creates the traditional atmosphere. In the modern life, people tend not to spend time listening the folk song. Therefore, the performance serves as the bridge between old generation and young generation as well as the way to spread Vietnamese culture to foreign people. The remarkable performances take place at the front of the Dong Xuan market.
Although the night market is held every week, it is always full of people. It is social destination not only for young Vietnamese people but also for tourists. When you come to Hanoi, don’t miss this place!