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CNN votes Hue one of top ten tourist destinations in Vietnam

TTH.VN - According to the Tourism Department, CNN, a well-known media company CNN (U.S.A), has just voted Hue one of the 10 top beautiful tourist spots in Vietnam.

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Hue attracts tourists with its heritage system

According to CNN, Hue is selected as a major tourist attraction because Hue is an ancient capital, where the last feudal dynasty of Vietnam existed. The system of heritages, mausoleums, pagodas…is still well maintained.  In addition, Hue is valued highly also by its poetic Perfume River flowing through the city, by its system of distinctive traditional handicraft villages,  by its unique culture,  and by its friendly people .

Tourists experience a pedicab tour in Hue

Together with Hue, nine other tourist spots voted by CNN are: three- million-year-old Song Doong Cave (QuangBinh Province); Thu Bon River (Quang Nam Province); Ha Noi Opera House; Dong Van Stone Plateau (Ha Giang Province); Sapa Town (Lao Cai Province); Phu Yen Disc-shaped Cliff (Phu Yen Province); Can Tho City, Da Lat City (Lam Dong Province) and Phu Quoc Island ( Kien Giang Province)

Story and Photos: Duc Quang

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The Perfume River - A ‘symphony’ of Hue urban planning

As a ‘symphony’ of Hue urban planning, the Perfume River has carried on its historical mission of adorning the elegance of Hue, and is now being preserved. The river will continue to flow in the future, and preserving the Perfume River, therefore, is like preserving the ‘backbone’ of Hue urban area.

The Perfume River - A ‘symphony’ of Hue urban planning
UNESCO recognizes Hue's fourth documentary heritage

With unique and significant values in terms of form and informational content, "The Engravings on the Nine Dynastic Urns of Hue Imperial Citadel" was recognized by UNESCO as a Documentary Heritage in the Asia-Pacific region's Memory of the World Program on May 8th. This marks Hue's fourth UNESCO-listed documentary heritage.

UNESCO recognizes Hue s fourth documentary heritage
Proud of Vietnam’s national name

“Vietnam’s national name is the invaluable spiritual and sacred asset of the Vietnamese people; it is the pride of every citizen of Vietnam. From the depths of our consciousness, I am proud to be Vietnamese," Duong Phuoc Thu, a researcher in Hue, shared on the occasion of the 220th anniversary of Vietnam’s national name.

Proud of Vietnam’s national name
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