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Khai Dinh Tomb  

Khai Dinh Tomb

Capital Adventures

September 25th 2007
Hue, the imperial capital of Vietnam during the Nguyen dynasty. And such an incredible city! Hue became the capital city in around 1802, and lasted until the early-mid 20th Century when the French took over, moving the capital back to Hanoi. The legacy hasn't been lost however, the city is full of imperial delight, with relics such as the citadel and numerous royal tombs and pagodas. The Perfume R ... read more
Asia » Vietnam » North Central Coast » Thua Thien - Huế » Hué

Vietnamese Flag The conquest of Vietnam by France began in 1858 and was completed by 1884. It became part of French Indochina in 1887. Independence was declared after World War II, but the French continued to rule until 1954 when they were defeated by Communist forc... ... read more
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