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Hoi An

Hoi An

Wait for a full moon to visit Hoi An – you will not regret it. Every month, fourteen days after the new moon, the city’s Old Town bans even motorbikes and shuts off its lights. It then glows with silk hanging lanterns and colourful floats parading down the street. There is singing, dancing, games and …

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Quan Cong Temple

Quan Cong Temple

The Chinese revered and worshipped Quan Cong, a general who was held in high regard for his values of loyalty and integrity. Merchants invoked him, praying that they may also gain such values. In 1653, the large Chinese community in Hoi An city built a temple dedicated to their esteemed general. The Quan Cong temple …

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