In previous lists, CNN has also praised Hoi An as the most beautiful ancient town in Southeast Asia (Photo: VNA)

In previous lists, CNN has also praised Hoi An as the most beautiful ancient town in Southeast Asia (Photo: VNA)

The list is made based on criteria such as architecture, stunning scenery, and cultural immersion (Photo: VNA)

The list is made based on criteria such as architecture, stunning scenery, and cultural immersion (Photo: VNA)

CNN Travel describes Hoi An as a heaven for photographers, foodies and architecture lovers (Photo: VNA)

CNN Travel describes Hoi An as a heaven for photographers, foodies and architecture lovers (Photo: VNA)

Recently, the ancient town of Hoi An has been named as the best city in the world by the American travel site www.travelandleisure.com (Photo: VNA)

Recently, the ancient town of Hoi An has been named as the best city in the world by the American travel site www.travelandleisure.com (Photo: VNA)

 
This year will also mark the 20th anniversary of UNESCO’s recognition of Hoi An as a World Heritage Site (Photo: VNA)

This year will also mark the 20th anniversary of UNESCO’s recognition of Hoi An as a World Heritage Site (Photo: VNA)

(Photo: VNA)

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Hoi An among Asia's most picturesque towns

Hoi An among Asia's most picturesque towns

Hoi An ancient town in the central province of Quang Nam has been listed among CNN's 13 of Asia's most picturesque towns.  

Hoi An - charming ancient city in central Vietnam

Hoi An - charming ancient city in central Vietnam

Hoi An ancient town in central Vietnam is becoming the focus of the world after it topped the list of 15 best cities in the world in a recent vote of the US travel magazine Travel & Leisure.