Advertisement
« previous next »
Miếu Thổ Kỳ  
   

Miếu Thổ Kỳ

At Chuông pagoda, Chuông village.
Chuông hat village (Nón làng Chuông)

October 20th 2008
Saturday 18 October 2008 - Myself and a friend rented a taxi and traveled 30 km from Hanoi's center to Chuông village, which has been famous over several centuries for making traditional hats. After one and a half hours, we arrived at the village and visited a couple of houses, where the locals were making hats. At the first house, we saw 3 women sitting on the front side of the house, while some ... read more
Asia » Vietnam » Red River Delta » Hanoi

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
Advertisement
Tot: 0.092s; Tpl: 0.008s; cc: 4; qc: 6; dbt: 0.0074s; 6; m:apollo w:www (50.28.60.10); sld: 3; ; mem: 6.3mb