Tag Archives: Free-Walking-Tour

WHY DO THE LAND GENIE AND KITCHEN GOD RETURN TO HEAVEN BY A YELLOW CARP, BUT NOT OTHER ANIMALS EVERY DEC 23rd ON THE LUNAR CALENDAR?

Traditionally, every December 23, every year, families make offerings to see Land Genie and Kitchen God return to heaven. They believed that those Kitchen Gods would fly by carp to the sky to report what has been done or not in the past year of every family and report it to the Jade Emperor. Later, […]

Hang Ma Street Where We Can Enjoy Spring And New Year Atmosphere

That Lunar New Year is approaching makes Hang Ma Street bustling, crowded and colorful. This is not only a shopping place for the Hanoi people but also a destination which attracts tourists every Tet holiday. Being a part of Hanoi Old Quarter, Hang Ma Street has many souvenirs and decor shops for special occasions such […]

State Guest House – HANOI’S HIGHLIGHTS

Bac Bo Phu or State Guest House (on Ngo Quyen Street, Hanoi) is the place where the headquarters of the Tonkin Government was located and it is also a historical monument of Vietnam. 🚫The other name of Bac Bo Phu in the French colonial empire was “Tonkin Governor Palace”. In 1945, the Japanese Imperial Army […]

Daisy – A Winter Gift From Nature

 This flower won’t be paid much attention if it’s not because of the time of arrival: in the early winter days, come quickly and go fast. It blooms only 1 very short time of 2 or 3 weeks and then disappears. Some gardeners tried to plant it earlier but it was still right at that […]

Ha Noi Station – an ancient nostalgia

To be a twin of Long Bien Bridge, but only a few people know that Ha Noi Station is also considered as a proof of Hanoi history. Hang Co Station was constructed by French in 1902 and was renamed Ha Noi Station in 1975. In the beginning, it was the largest station in Indochina. Therefore, […]

THE HUC BRIDGE WAS COMPLETELY BURNT BECAUSE OF OFFENDING HANOI CULTURE 

The Huc bridge is one of the most remarkable beauties in Hanoi, the straight connection to Ngoc Son temple. However, only a few people know that it was evidence of patriotism by burning it to oppose the French enemy. Hanoi capital was defeated in 1882 after that Ngoc Son temple became a living place of […]

Top 5 “green” cafes in Hanoi

For those who have endless passion for nature, come here and try it at least once in your life. These are also suitable spaces for those who need a quiet place to study and work effectively. Let’s come there and try the feelings “harmony in nature, connatural as a plant” ?An ’Garden Coffee As one […]

Discover the attractive snacks from fruits in Hanoi

Fruit yogurt In Hanoi, there is no shortage of vendors selling these snacks. To attract guests, the criteria of clean, fresh and level of sour are the most important to attract the guests. So, mainly they choose the cool and sweet fruits, added yogurt, condensed milk and a little fresh milk to help the dish […]

Discover the shortest street in Hanoi

Discover the shortest street in Hanoi If you are in Hanoi, you must be familiar with names such as Dinh Tien Hoang Walking Street, Cau Go Street, Phan Dinh Phung Street, … But not everyone knows about Hoan Kiem Lake Street – the shortest in Hanoi. In the minds of most people, the name Ho […]