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Hoi An among 10 best cities in Asia

Hoi An ancient town at night. Photo: VNA
Vietnam’s Hoi An ancient town has been voted by Travel & Leisure among the ten best cities in Asia and 15 best cities in the world.

The survey is based on the responses of Travel and Leisure readers about their own travel experiences in different cities.

Besides diverse architectural structures, Hoi An keeps rich intangible culture values. Daily life of the locals with customs and religious practices, as well as folk art, festivals and craft villages have been well preserved.

Other top ten cities in Asia include Udaipur, India; Ubud, Indonesia; Chiang Mai, Thailand; Luang Prabang, Laos; Kyoto, Japan; Siem Reap, Cambodia; and Thimphu, Bhutan.