PB230024 Ngo Mon Gate (Midday Gate),

PB230024 Ngo Mon Gate (Midday Gate),

PB230024 Ngo Mon Gate (Midday Gate),


Read more about Hue, its Citadel and find a Hue Google Map: treasuresofvietnam.blogspot.com/2009/10/hue-impressions.html

Taken on: 23rd November, 2009. Copyright: Attribution-NonCommercial License - See marhas1's page of Flickr

Read more about Hue

The historic capital of Vietnam, Hue, sits astride a truly majestic and beautiful river, the Song Huong (Perfume River). The north-bank is host to its share of hotels and restaurants, but the area is dominated by the old fortified city known as the Citadel, spread across more than 5 square kilometres of ground, crowding out development on that side of the river. As a result, guesthouses, hotels and restaurants have sprung up on the south bank, starting with the river road, Le Loi Street, and stretching further south. The south bank of the river has been developed as park cum promenade, with an eclectic variety of public sculptures on display.

Hue is the capital of Thua Thien Province, with a population of about 340,000. Its location in central Vietnam, just south of the DMZ, made it a scene of heavy fighting during the American War. It's 15km west of the South China Sea and about 540km south of Hanoi and 644km north of Saigon. While the city is also known for the ... Read our complete Hue travel guide

More images

Thanh Tien Paper Flower Village Thanh Tien Paper Flower Village Thanh Tien Paper Flower Village Thanh Tien Paper Flower Village Thanh Tien Paper Flower Village The famous craftsman - Than Van Huy Thanh Tien Paper Flower Village Hue Food Hue Food Hue Food Hue Food Hue Food Hue Food Hue Food Hue Food Hue Food Hue Food Hue Food Hue Food Hue Food Hue Food Hue Food Hue Food Hue Food Hue Food Hue Food Hue Food Hue Food Hue Food Hue Food Hue Food Hue Food Hue Food Hue Food Hue Food Hue Food Hue Food Hue Food Hue Food Hue Food Hue Food Hue Food Hue Food Hue Food Hue Food 365.317/ Hue's Thien Mu Pagoda 365.316/ Thien Mu Pagoda Ao dai - Hue Deluxe Group tours (11) Cycling tour - Hue coutryside tour (6) IMG_8610