Vacation in Hanoi

Hoan Kiem Lake

This time we visit one tourist attraction in Hanoi, the Hoan Kiem Lake. The lake is located close to shopping center for tourists in Hanoi (Hang Gai). Lake with a park and trees that shade too comfortable for the pedestrians.
The story there was a king lost a sword and the sword was rediscovered by a giant turtle lake dwellers. Therefore, the lake was named Hoan Kiem, or "Lake of the Returned Sword. " To remember him, he built a temple in the middle of this lake. According to legend, the giant tortoise that lives up to the present. The temple is more beautiful when lit the lamp at night.

Hoan Kiem at night

Hanoi youth

There are also lakeside temples are connected by a bridge.

The Huc Bridge
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