In pictures: A glimpse of everyday life on the sidewalks of Hanoi

A man clad in uniform takes a moment to enjoy a cigarette and the day’s news as the city mellows. All pics: Jonathan Lim

HANOI is a progressing metropolis that’s loud and full of life in the mornings, but by night, it sleeps. 

These photographs offer a peek into the frenetic energy and sleepy vibes in central Hanoi.

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