ZEN BOUTIQUE VILLA
Activities & Tours
Zen Boutique Villa was envisioned and designed with the philosophy that tourists in the area have many more sights and activities than they could ever hope to partake of during even a month-long sojourn and their visit could very well become a whirlwind of rushing from one attraction to another.
Zen Boutique Villalocated on the edge of extensive scenic rice fields, yet still within walking or bicycle distance of the ancient town center. It is of brand new construction, nine units in three blocks, built along traditional lines using beautiful tropical hardwoods and stone, yet incorporating such convenience amenities...
More impressive is a fairly extensive lending library with hundreds of books in many genres, including a number of books on Mindfulness, Zen and Buddhism, for both beginners and deep researchers, in both Vietnamese and English, by such well known Masters as Thich Nhat Hanh, Shunryu Suzuki, Acharya Buddharakkhita, et al.
Hoi An once known as Faifo, with more than 2,000 years history, was the principal port of the Cham Kingdom, which controlled the strategic spice trade with Indonesia from the 7th to the 10th century and was a major international port in the 16th and 17th centuries - and the foreign influences are discernible to this day. The culture & heritage is mostly from the Cham people whose kingdom originally stretched from Hue South to Phan Thiet (South of Nha Trang) - the Champa's most likely originally from Java. The original Cham political capital was Tra Kieu, the commercial capital was Hoi An and the spiritual capital was My Son (Hindu). Get out and explore a lot of things to do or visit many beautiful spots in Hoi An Ancient Town, Quang Nam Province or some areas nearby such as Da Nang, Hue city…