Walk through the streets of Hoi An’s old town and you will find many local art galleries selling beautiful artworks. Different techniques using paint, eggshells and lacquer express this ancient culture. There are many pieces to choose from that will satisfy almost any taste and budget. Art is a great way to take home a piece of Vietnam so you can remember your trip forever.
Hoi An is one big photo opportunity from early morning when the sun is golden until night time when the whole town is lit up with coloured lanterns. Take your camera with you at every opportunity and snap away when on one of the unique tours. Guided photo tours by a professional photographers are one way to get that memorable shot. Every home should be filled with beautiful art or photos that showcase the beautiful places you have been.
Etienne Bossot is a French photographer that has been based in Hoi An for over 6 years and offers this a very authentic and memorable tour. His knowledge of the area and technical photography skills will create beautiful memories on film. The delight of seeing that picture perfect moment and being there to take the shot is a very rewarding experience. You can find him here on his facebook under Etienne Bossot.
Remember Hoi An and central Vietnam in general is a rich cultural experience and photo opportunity extravaganza. Be sure to have a camera on you at all times, but also remember to sit back relax and fully absorb the whole experience.
Art Stores in Hoi An
Hay Hay 155 Tran Phu St 0122 970 8299
HAY HAY is a project that brings together a series of artists who create visually stunning works of art based on Vietnamese life experiences. Their aim is to create a contemporary design store that nurtures up and coming artists and designers. The artists are pushed to create with imagination and passion. They specialize in art and gifts with a difference, perfect for your home or that special keep sake to remind you of Vietnam.