Notes on Haiphong – A historic port city in Northern Vietnam

Haiphong is the third largest city in Vietnam, and apart from being an industrial port city it has a historic city centre that should attract more tourists than it does. It rarely makes anyones list of places to visit in Vietnam, but if you have time it’s worth a detour. I had read it being described as an old port city with crumbling colonial buildings, which sounds like my kind of place. There is also a passenger train from Hanoi that runs separately from the main north-south line, so that c...
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