Hanoi Archive

The 4 Best Areas to Live in Hanoi: A Complete Guide for Expats

As an expat, you can be guaranteed flexible lifestyles in the city of Hanoi. You have the option of living just as the locals do or even live the luxurious life that you desire. Most of the locals travel on bike and foreigners that have been here for years have also adopted the lifestyle. But it is all left for you to choose. At the same time, if you are the kind of individual that cannot trade your comfort with any other thing, then this guide on the best four areas to live in Hanoi is just for you. (more…)

Finding luxury apartments in Hanoi

Years ago, most apartments were located in duplexes or fourplexes, but some were in larger complexes – and many of those included a swimming pool. Apartments close to campus were primarily inhabited by students; those further away were for families. Most apartments had two bedrooms, a bathroom, a living area, and a kitchen. Some had small patios or balconies. (more…)