Thang Long Imperial citadel

Today i will take you to the Thang Long imperial citadel which was buit in the 11th centery by Ly Viet Dynasty. it is located in my capital (Hanoi).

This is one of the gates lead to complex at Hoang Dieu street

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The relics of Thang long citadel from the Nguyen Dynasty with Cua Bac (Northern Gate) and Flag Tower. There still remain some military architectual Works of the French from the late 19th centery.

 

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                                                                      Hanoi Flag TowerImage                                                                                 North Gate

This is a tunnel which used as a military headquarters for North Vietnam during the Second War, against South Vietnam and the United States (1967).

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Thank you for reading it.

 

By thuytrang

Văn Miếu

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Văn Miếu (the temple of literature) is known as a the first national university of Vietnam.

The gate leads to three pathways that run the length of the complex

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There are about 82 preserved steles of the doctor laureate on giant stone turles.ImageImage

I took some photos, i love them, let’s enjoy them

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