Hoi An welcomes 6 millionth visitor since 1995

By Nguyen Tu, Thanh Nien News

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The government of Hoi An Town held a ceremony Thursday to give flowers and souvenirs to its 6 millionth visitor since 1995
Vietnam's famous resort town of Hoi An welcomed its 6 millionth visitor since 1995 on Thursday – a 85-year-old tourist from Germany.
Erika Wilske said it was the first time she visited Vietnam and she will surely come back to Hoi An.
Wilske was the 6 millionth visitor to buy a ticket to see Hoi An’s old quarter. Two other tourists before and after her were Ruth Wassel, a 66-year-old Swiss woman and Fritz Teelen, a 78-year-old German man, both among a group of European tourists to Hoi An.
The government of Hoi An Town held a ceremony Thursday to give flowers and souvenirs to the three tourists on the occasion.

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