Tet space from bygone era recreated in Hanoi capital

A traditional Tet space has been erected in Tay Ho District of Hanoi, attracting plenty of local residents and tourists as the Lunar New Year festival (Tet) is drawing near.

Tet space from bygone era recreated in Hanoi capital
The unique space has been recreated recently on An Duong Street of Tay Ho District.
Tet space from bygone era recreated in Hanoi capital
An array of peach trees, calligraphic works, kumquat trees, and daisy flowers feature in the space, helping revitalise the space of an old house in Hanoi celebrating Tet.
Tet space from bygone era recreated in Hanoi capital
Visitors have the chance to make Chung cake, a sticky rice cake filled with green beans and pork and wrapped in Dong leaves - a delicacy during the Lunar New Year festival.
Tet space from bygone era recreated in Hanoi capital
Visitors attempt to cook beans, prepare rice, and wash Dong leaves, before wrapping the cake.
Tet space from bygone era recreated in Hanoi capital
Traditional crafts require meticulousness and plenty of skill.
Tet space from bygone era recreated in Hanoi capital
The work proves exciting among many visitors.
Tet space from bygone era recreated in Hanoi capital
Making Chung cakes proves to be a great experience.
 
Tet space from bygone era recreated in Hanoi capital
An artisan guides visitors on how to cook delicious Chung cakes.
Tet space from bygone era recreated in Hanoi capital
Tet space from bygone era recreated in Hanoi capital
Some young people are curious about how to make the Chung cake.
Tet space from bygone era recreated in Hanoi capital
The space is open to all and free until the end of January.

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