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Come to Hanoi, come to the most beautiful cultural City in Vietnam
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Hanoi - the capital city of Vietnam, it's well known for the another name "The city of peace". Hanoi is located on the right bank of the Red River (it's special that its color is red - the color of alluvium), that's also the reason why it was named Hanoi (Ha means river, Noi means within).
As the capital of Vietnam for almost a thousand years, Hanoi is considered one of the main culcural centres of Vietnam and now the capital city is still maintaining the value of traditions, traditional villages such as Bat Trang pottery village - Co Loa citadel, Van Phuc sink village - Tram pagoda and Tram Gian pagoda, Dong ky wood carving village- But Thap pagoda, Master pagoda and Tay Phuong Pagoda... productions from these villages appear everywhere in the world, maybe because of their specialities.
Not only because of traditional villages, Hanoi is also well known for historical places that attracts a lot of visitors to come here each year. they are: Temple of Literature (the first national university of Vietnam), Pillar Pagoda, Hanoi old quarters, Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, Turtle Tower, Flag tower, Hanoi ancient citadel, Hoa loa Prison. Come to Hanoi, Visitors have chances of watching Water Puppetry - an famous ancient art and tasting Pho, a special food in Hanoi, I make sure you will never forget its taste
Hanoi was neamed by Fommer's travel guide as one of the world's "Top destinations 2010". Let's discovery a beautiful Hanoi by yourself. Come to Hanoi, come to the most beautiful cultural City in Vietnam