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World Heritage Site #678 :: The Complex of Hué Monuments

World Heritage Site #678 :: The Complex of Hué Monuments

Table of Contents Established as the capital of unified Viet Nam in 1802, Hué was not only the political but also the cultural and religious centre under the Nguyen dynasty until 1945. The Perfume River winds its way through the Capital City, the Imperial City, the Forbidden Purple City and the Inner City, giving this […]

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Discovering Central Vietnam’s hidden charms

Discovering Central Vietnam’s hidden charms

Frans Surdiasis, The Jakarta Post, Da Nang, Vietnam Now you have a world-class itinerary for tourists to make Da Nang and Central Vietnam a major tourist destination in Southeast Asia. The region has everything to attract tourists: the beauty of nature, charm, culture, tradition and history. These important ingredients combine to create great holidays for […]

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Complex of Hué Monuments :: About

Complex of Hué Monuments :: About

| | | | | History Background Hue served as the administrative centre of southern Vietnam (Dang Trong) in the 17th century and again in the 18th century. Gia Long, first ruler of the Nguyen dynasty, made it the national capital of united Vietnam in 1802, a position that it held until 1945. It was […]

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Hue seeks Japan’s ODA for heritage restoration

Hue seeks Japan’s ODA for heritage restoration

| | | | | Thua Thien – Hue Province is seeking US$30 million from Japan’s official development assistance (ODA) to renovate and reconstruct the works in the Forbidden Purple City of Hue City, said a provincial official in charge of heritage restoration. Phan Thanh Hai, deputy director of Hue Monuments Conservation Center, said that […]

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The Complex of Hue Monuments :: Video Gallery

The Complex of Hue Monuments :: Video Gallery

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The Complex of Hué Monuments :: Location GPS and Tourist Maps

The Complex of Hué Monuments :: Location GPS and Tourist Maps

| | | | | Location map GPS Coordinates: N16.469469, E107.578297 Hue Tourist Maps

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Photo & Video @ Hue Monuments

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The Complex of Hue Monuments :: Travel Guide

The Complex of Hue Monuments :: Travel Guide

| | | | | Get There By plane: Hue’s international “Phu Bai” airport fields daily flights to and from Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi, but flights are quite often disrupted by poor weather during the rainy season (Mid October – Mid December). The majority of flights are Vietnam Airlines but Jetstar Vietnam also […]

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Hue's secret history

Hue’s secret history

| | | | | How Thai friendship and hospitality helped create a Vietnamese royal treasure Look at the map and you’ll see that Bangkok and Hue, the former capital of Vietnam, aren’t so far apart. But if you peep into history, you might find that the two cities were once even closer than the […]

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