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Hanoi Overview
 
 
Hanoi is not only the capital of Vietnam; it is the political and cultural center of the country. Hanoi Overview tells us that it is a city begat by mythology and inspired by legends. It has been a survivor of countless violent struggles and political intrigues, sustained on patriotism, ideology and the willful independence of its people. This is a city that has experienced an eventful millennium.
 
Located on the banks of the Red River with tranquil Hoan Kiem Lake at its heart, Hanoi is the capital of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam. North of the lake are the bustling streets of the Old Quarter, each street named after the trade that used to take place there. Hanoi Overview relates the tale about its history when Ho Chi Minh established the Viet Minh during the Second World War in order to gain independence.
 
History of Hanoi
 
Hanoi became a French protectorate in the 1880s. There are wide boulevards and large colonial buildings which have now been taken over by government departments and foreign embassies. Vietnam was reunited under Hanoi and communist rule in the year 1974.
 
The residents of Hanoi faced a hard time reconstructing the austere city. Hanoi had been continuously bombed by the Americans throughout the Vietnam War. Rampant inflation, poverty and repression followed it. The government introduced economic reform or doi moi in 1986, allowing people to own their own businesses. Now Hanoi has been totally transformed and visitors are entranced by the city and its residents.
 
Geography of Hanoi
 
Hanoi Overview includes the geography of Hanoi. Hanoi, the capital of the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam, is a pleasant and even charming city. It has famous lakes, shaded boulevards and verdant public parks. You can also witness architectural museum piece. In a nutshell, the city of Hanoi is replete with interesting natural attractions.
 
Demography of Hanoi
 
The city of Hanoi has a land area of 2,139 sq.km and a population of about 3,000,000. In the past, Hanoi was first chosen by King Ly Thai To as the capital of the country and was named Thang Long (Descending Dragon) in 1010.
 
Tourist attractions in Hanoi
Hanoi has undergone many dramatic changes resulting in buildings being razed and rebuilt or replaced by structures of different regimes. The result is a mix of ancient Chinese-influenced Vietnamese, neo-Parisian, Edwardian, French, neo-Vietnamese-French fusion and Soviet-era Russian architectural styles. Despite its turbulent past, Hanoi today is a modernizing city that retains much of its romantic Old World charm. In Hanoi, fall and spring are splendid for discovering this city's many sites-the serene, tree-lined lakes and the many museums, pagodas and tourist attractions that are a testament to its interesting, varied history. Also see the many crafts that began with the 36 original guilds of the Old Quarter.
 
If you have already been to Ho Chi Minh City, Hanoi is a city with seasons and moods, two lovely, one too hot, one a bit dreary; a downtown that sleeps at night; a more polite, conservative citizenry; and a long established artistic and intellectual tradition. Hanoi Tourist Information Center caters you with all the necessary information. You can take your pick from the ample accommodation facilities available here.

Hanoi Festival and Events

Hanoi Festival and Events

Hanoi is a city of festivals. There is always a reason to celebrate. And, the people of Hanoi know how to celebrate it to the fullest. Most of the festivals are associated with their religious belief and faith. Some festivals are held to usher in the new year or the new season marking the beginning or end of their harvesting time while, some festivals are more like events upholding the traditional and cultural richness of the land

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Hanoi Museums

Hanoi Museums

Apart from the geographical demarcations, a country is known through its history. It can be read from the pages of a book or can be viewed in personal by visiting the relics and monuments. The objects of the past are like puzzles which when put together make a complete whole and the best place to preserve them are the Museums.

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Sightseeings in Hanoi

Sightseeings in Hanoi

Located in the northern part of Vietnam, Hanoi boasts of a population of 3,058,000 people. Hanoi was the center of politics of Vietnam from 1010 to 1802. It was the capital of French Indo-China from 1887 to 1945. It was the capital of North Vietnam from 1945 to 1976. Located on the banks of the Red River, Hanoi boasts of a rich culture and history.

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Geography of Hanoi

Geography of Hanoi

Hanoiis the capital of Vietnam. Initially Hue served as the capital but later Hanoi was named the official capital of North Vietnam. The capital city is located on the right bank of the Red River. The extensions of Hanoi is 210 2' North and 1050 51' East. Hanoi lies to the north of Ho Chi Minh City

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Hanoi Language

Hanoi Language

With a population of more than 3 million, Hanoi in Vietnam will impress you with its relics of history, enthralling beauty of its scenic beauty and imprints of French-colonial rule in the architecture of its buildings. However, before you begin planning your tour, you must have an in-depth knowledge of Hanoi, the capital of Vietnam

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Hanoi Opera House

Hanoi Opera House

Hanoi has emerged as a fascinating and unconventional tourist destination over the years. People, weary of visiting the clichéd and over crowded places, now prefer Hanoi as a charming city unique in its own beauty and culture. Hanoi with its distinctive French influence, has a lot to offer to its visitors. Visit the West Lake

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