So, you chose the winter season to visit Hanoi? Maybe you didn’t read the weather forecast, or maybe you’re just a sadist. Whichever it is, you’ll find here my tips for visiting Hanoi in winter. Despite my disdain for grey weather, it does allow you to move about the city comfortably without feeling like you need air conditioning on you constantly. Hanoi is a bustling and fun city no matter the weather, there will always be plenty to do and see.
Hanoi is full of independent businesses and hidden finds that you only seem to stumble upon through word of mouth. My post covers a few of the gems I’ve found this Autumn, watch this space for more.
So, you’ve arrived in Hanoi and you only have a few days to explore? It’s true that tourist attractions are popular for good reason, but Hanoi has so much more to offer than what you’ll find on the typical old quarter backpacker route. Last weekend a friend came to visit me and it got me […]
Train street, Old Quarter It seems every time I write a new blog post I start it off with “It’s been a while…” or similar words to that effect, which justifies my laziness. So HUGE catchup to anyone who previously followed my High On Chic creation and any newbies to this new blog. I’m currently […]