Hoi An is one of the world’s cultural heritage recognized by UNESCO. It is also known as the shopping paradise for most of the tourists in the world. That’s why we supply you some shopping tips in Hoi An for your trip.
1.HOW MUCH DO CLOTHING, SHOES COST?
Along the alleyways of the old town and the streets outside, Hoi An makes tourists overwhelmed with clothing stores, apparel, footwear, jewelry, furniture made from coconut or bamboo.
Woman can freely choose from ready-made garments to the fabrics and luxurious design. Most of men choose vest, suit or shirt, even pajamas. Depending on the type of fabric and design of each dress, the shopkeeper will offer the prices. A dress will cost from 150,000VND to 500,000VND. You should not pay more for a dress here. In Hoi An, the tailor can sew you a new suit within 24 hours. If you do not have enough time to take it, they will bring it to your hotel. This service is very convenient for most of the tourists.
Besides clothing, some stores in Hoi An sell silk scarves with the price from VND 40,000VND to 60,000VND. Leather shoes are also very various. The tailors can make for you a pair of shoes according to your size with all materials and styles from sandals, high heels, sandals or boots. You also should not ignore the leather handbags shop. All of them have very reasonable price.
2. SOME ITEMS FOR YOUR DECORATING THE DINING TABLE
If you’re a fan of housework or interested in decorating the dining table, Hoi An is the right place for you. You will easily find a lot of store selling items for the table such as cups, spoons, plates. Alll of them are hand-made or made of bamboo. To buy a gift for mom, you can choose the cup and chopsticks which are made of coconut shell, exquisite lacquer and so rustic.
Around this ancient town, you will always come across some images of bamboo lanterns. All of them are very classically decorative objects. Most of houses in Hoi An hang two lanterns in front of the main door. We think this is a very unique beauty, a very ancient Hoi An.
3. SOME COLLECTIONS OF ANTIQUES, WHY NOT?
If you prefer antiques , Hoi An is also a paradise for you. Some stores sell the stock or other animal statues in bronze, stone which are looked very dignified. Besides, you really impress when you walk into a shop selling souvenirs as ship. They have all kinds of size. They make by hand very meticulously .
Shopping tips in Hoi An is quite fun and interesting. I know that you always have to think how much that you should bargain. According to personal experience, I always bargain about half of the price and pay a little bit if I really love this item. The majority of sellers are very happy and friendly whether you can buy from them or not. Only a few stores accept card payments, so you should prepare a little cash while shopping in here
In a word, there are a lot of shopping tips in Hoi An. In one article, we can not supply you all. We just recommend some important things for you. Hope it will help you in one day.
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