Known for its chaotic roads, vibrant markets, delicious street food and long history, Hanoi is a special city. The Vietnamese capital is home to over 7 million people and a colorful mix of cultures, which have each left their mark on the city. The one-of-a-kind combination of Southeast Asian, French and Chinese influences give Hanoi a mesmerizing character that you simply won’t find elsewhere; sweeping French boulevards and elegant colonial-era architecture contrast starkly against the complex web of grubby alleyways that form the city’s Old Quarter.
Despite its rapid economic development, the city has maintained a firm grip on tradition. Visit the many museums, parks and memorials for a glimpse into the past of Hanoi as it hurtles toward the future. If you’re looking for history, culture and excitement, you’re in the right place. The endless attractions, iconic culture and sociable locals give the city an infectious buzz that stays with you long after you leave. Join us to teach English in Hanoi and explore the best the city has to offer.