Ho Chi Minh City Hall
Vietnam, Saigon (Ho Chi Minh City), March 2010 Ho Chi Minh City Hall or Hôtel de Ville de Saïgon was built in 1902-1908 in a French colonial style for the then city of Saigon. It was renamed after 1975 as Ho Chi Minh City People's Committee: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ho_Chi_Minh_City_Hall Thanks all for the nice comments and the favourites, very much appreciated!
Vietnam, near Nha Trang, March 2010 Taken from Highway Nr. 1 somewhere between Nha Trang and Quy Nhon. Thanks all for visiting, the nice comments and the favourites!
Vietnam, Phan Thiêt, March 2010 Located on an arm of the South China Sea, Phan Thiết is one of Vietnam's most important fishing areas: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Phan_Thi%E1%BA%BFt Thanks all for the nice comments and the favourites, very much appreciated!
Vietnam, Phan Thiët, March 2010 Thanks all for the nice comments and the favourites, very much appreciated!
Wealth of Flowers
Vietnam, Mekong Delta, March 2010 The Vietnamese know how to make their restaurants attractive for tourists (the food was excellent too). Thanks all for visiting, the nice comments and the favourites!
Life on the Mekong River
Vietnam, Mekong Delta, near Can Tho, March 2010 Thanks all for the nice comments and the favourites, very much appreciated!
Vietnam, Huế, March 2010 Huế is perhaps best known for its historic monuments in the Citadel, which have earned it a place in the UNESCO's World Heritage Sites. Inside the Citadel was a forbidden city where only the concubines, emperors, and those close enough to them were granted access, the punishment for trespassing being death. Today, little of the forbidden city remains. In this picture you see four of the Nine Dynastic Urns. They were cast between 1835 and 1837. Each of the urns represents a differe…
Khai Dinh Mausoleum
Vietnam, Huế, March 2010 Emperor Khải Định (1885 – 1925) was the 12th Emperor of the Nguyễn Dynasty in Vietnam. His name at birth was Prince Nguyễn Phúc Bửu Đảo. He was the son of Emperor Đồng Khánh, but he did not succeed him immediately. He reigned only nine years: 1916 - 1925. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kh%E1%BA%A3i_%C4%90%E1%BB%8Bnh Thanks all for visiting, the nice comments and the favourites!