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Hoi An – one of the best cities in the world

access_time Jul 22,2016 chat_bubble_outline 255 views

VietNamNet Bridge – This year Vietnam’s Hoi An ancient town ranks 6th among the ten best cities in Asia, voted by readers of Travel & Leisure.

The top ten include: Chiang Mai and Bangkok of Thailand, Luang Prabang of Laos, Kyoto and Tokyo of Japan, Siem Reap of Cambodia, Hoi An of Vietnam, Ubud of Indonesia, Udaipur of India and Lhasa of China.


Hoi An – one of the best cities in the world

Hoi An, Vietnam
Hoi An – one of the best cities in the world

Chiang Mai, Thailand 


Hoi An – one of the best cities in the world

Luang Prabang, Laos


Hoi An – one of the best cities in the world

Kyoto, Japan


Hoi An – one of the best cities in the world

Siem Reap, Cambodia
Hoi An – one of the best cities in the world

Bangkok, Thailand


Hoi An – one of the best cities in the world

Ubud, Indonesia


Hoi An – one of the best cities in the world

Udaipur, India


Hoi An – one of the best cities in the world

Tokyo, Japan


Hoi An – one of the best cities in the world

Lhasa, China

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