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Manic but great

Leather, bags, shoes and much much more. The place pulsates with energy . Like any market, watch... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Gourock, United Kingdom
via mobile
Shoe street

This is one of the streets in the Old Quarter with hundreds of shoe sellers lining both sides. Most... read more

Reviewed September 19, 2018
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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“old quarter”(3 reviews)
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Leather, bags, shoes and much much more. The place pulsates with energy . Like any market, watch your personal belongings, have an idea what your looking for and an idea of what you want to pay. I found a lot of the stalls and shops...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Lambretta101
Reviewed September 19, 2018

This is one of the streets in the Old Quarter with hundreds of shoe sellers lining both sides. Most of the shoes are branded rejects made in Vietnamese factories and sold for a fraction of the price.

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank nellielim
Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

As I remember, this street sells leather stuffs like shoes, handbags, leather belts... Diverse types, designs...

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ducpham27
Reviewed June 13, 2018 via mobile

Wear light, and bring dongs! Dodge motorbikes and start bargaining!!! I guarantee you will walk away a happy person and the end of the night. Oh! There are plenty of food along the way especially if you visit on Friday, Saturday and Sunday! The area...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank robertsim71
Reviewed November 15, 2017

The Old Quarter's streets are named after the items being sold along them. Hang dau is one of the old streets where you can see old shops and cafes, and also this Hang Dau water tank which was used during the French Colonial times. It's...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank JtagTripAd
Reviewed September 6, 2017

If you are after shoes, this is the place to buy them. I am always apprehensive in buying shoes overseas, as in are they the real deal or 'rip-offs' Regardless of if the real deal or rip-offs, I have bought running/sport shoes in Hang Dau...More

Date of experience: October 2016
4  Thank Nunngo
Reviewed June 12, 2017 via mobile

I spent in this market for 2 nights. And everything sell there are cheap, you can buy accessories, bags, sneakers ( but not original ), good food, drink beer and also there are street musician there. Everyone in this area spend their night by walking...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Cynthya D
Reviewed April 14, 2017

I had a great experience shopping for sports shoes in Hanoi recently. In the "shoe streets" of the Old Quarter with bartering I purchased 2 pairs of ladies nike and a pair of mens converse for $42.00 Aud. I am very happy with the quality...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank k0r12345
Reviewed February 25, 2017

When I was in Rangoon, Myanmar I needed slippers because the hotel we were staying had bathrooms that would become swamps with sink and shower water. So, I went slipper searching in the equivalent part of town as this street. I found a woman who...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank Bryan H
Reviewed December 11, 2016

It is similar to most other streets in the Old Quarter but less interesting and sopecilaised in selling cheap shoes. You can probably skip this one and not be disappointed.

Date of experience: December 2016
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Waleed A
May 19, 2017|
Response from Bryan H | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. I didn't see any brands I would waste my money on.