Sunday, October 1, 2017

1525 Hoi An Ancient Town

Hội An (formerly known as Fai-Fo or Faifoo, is a city with a population of approximately 120,000 in Vietnam's Quảng Nam Province and noted since 1999 as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Old Town Hội An, the city's historic district, is recognized as an exceptionally well-preserved example of a South-East Asian trading port dating from the 15th to the 19th century, its buildings and street plan reflecting a unique blend of influences, indigenous and foreign.  Prominent in the city's old town, is its covered "Japanese Bridge," dating to the 16th-17th century.




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