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Hạ Long Bay or Halong Bay is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and popular
travel destination in Quảng Ninh Province, Vietnam. The name Hạ Long
means "descending dragon". Administratively, the bay belongs to Hạ Long
city, Cẩm Phả city, and is a part of Vân Đồn District. The bay features
thousands of limestone karsts and isles in various shapes and sizes. Ha
Long Bay is a center of a larger zone which includes Bai Tu Long Bay to
the northeast, and Cát Bà Island to the southwest. These larger zones
share a similar geological, geographical, geomorphological, climate, and
Hoan Kiem Lake meaning "Lake of
the Returned Sword" or "Lake of the Restored Sword"), also known as Gươm
Lake (Hồ Gươm (Sword Lake)) or Tả Vọng Lake ( Hồ Tả Vọng), is a fresh
water lake, measuring some 12 ha in the historical center of Hanoi, the
capital city of Vietnam. In the past, the lake was variously named "Luc
Thuy Lake" (Vietnamese: Hồ Lục Thủy, meaning "Green Water Lake" - aptly
named for the water's color) or "Thuy Quan Lake" (Vietnamese: Hồ Thủy
Quân, meaning "Mariner's Lake"). The lake is one of the major scenic
spots in the city and serves as a focal point for its public life.
The Old Quarter is the name
commonly given to the historical civic urban core of Hanoi, located
outside the Imperial Citadel of Thăng Long. This quarter used to be the
residential, manufacturing and commercial center, where each street was
specialized in one specific type of manufacturing or commerce. Another
common name referring to approximately the same area is the 36 streets
(Vietnamese: Hà Nội 36 phố phường), after the 36 streets or guilds that
used to make up the urban area of the city.
The President Ho Chi Minh
Mausoleum is a mausoleum which serves as the resting place of Vietnamese
Revolutionary leader & President Ho Chi Minh in Hanoi, Vietnam. It is a
large building located in the center of Ba Dinh Square, where Ho,
Chairman of the Workers' Party of Vietnam from 1951 until his death in
1969, read the Declaration of Independence on 2 September 1945,
establishing the Democratic Republic of Vietnam. It is open to the
St. Joseph's Cathedral is a
church on Nha Chung Street in the Hoàn Kiếm District of Hanoi, Vietnam.
It is a late 19th-century Gothic Revival (Neo-Gothic style) church that
serves as the cathedral of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Hanoi. The
cathedral was named after Joseph, the patron saint of Vietnam.
Construction began in 1886, with the architectural style described as
resembling Notre Dame de Paris. The church was one of the first
structures built by the French colonial government in Indochina when it
opened in December 1886. It is the oldest church in Hanoi.
The Imperial Citadel of Thăng
Long is a complex of historic imperial buildings located in the centre
of Hanoi, Vietnam. It was first constructed in 1011 under the reign of
Emperor Lý Thái Tổ of Lý dynasty.
Vietnam Military History Museum, set up on 17 July 1956, is one of seven
national museums in Vietnam. It covers 12,800 m2. It is situated in
central Hanoi, opposite the Lenin Park and near the Ho Chi Minh
Mausoleum. The Flag Tower of Hanoi is located inside of the museum
Xuân Market is a market in the center district Hoàn Kiếm of Hanoi,
Vietnam. Originally built by the French administration in 1889, Đồng
Xuân Market has been renovated several times with the latest in 1994
after a fire which almost destroyed the market. Nowadays, Đồng Xuân
Market is the largest covered market of Hanoi where the wholesale
traders sell everything from clothes, household goods to foodstuffs.