Hoan Kiem Lake

Update news Hoan Kiem Lake

Metro station near lake causes concern

 VietNamNet Bridge – The Ha Noi People’s Committee last week gave a green light to a metro station near Hoan Kiem Lake, inciting a heated discussion on the potential impacts on one of the most sacred areas of the city.

Architects oppose underground station near Hoan Kiem Lake

VietNamNet Bridge – Several architects have voiced their objections to the Hanoi's Department of Planning and Architecture's (DPA) proposal to place an underground station near Hoan Kiem Lake,

Tet celebrations bring streets to life

 VietNamNet Bridge – Lights, flowers and decorations fill the streets around the capital as Hanoians count down the days to the lunar Year of the Snake.

Natural beauty of Vietnam on BBC

VietNamNet Bridge - Vietnam on BBC has a rustic but fascinating beauty with rivers, mountains, sidewalk tea shops, street vendors and flows of motorbikes.