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Hue museum displays King Minh Mang's artifacts

The Hue Museum of Royal Antiquities is featuring more than 40 artefacts dating to the time of King Minh Mang at Ngu Phung Pavilion to mark the 200th anniversary of his reign in the former Imperial Citadel of Hue, a UNESCO heritage site.

Former cameraman brings past back to life through wardrobe restoration

Is it possible to go back in time without a time machine? Nguyen Duc Loc, a Vietnamese 9X, travels to the past everyday as he restores ancient Vietnamese attire worn hundreds of years ago before his grandparents were born.

Tet customs in the Nguyen royal court

Tet Nguyen Dan (Traditional Lunar New Year) is the biggest among traditional festivals for the Vietnamese people. 

Ben Ngu - a reminder of the past

 VietNamNet Bridge – In Google Map or Wikimapia, An Cuu River looks like a small canal flowing gently to the south of the former imperial capital of Hue.

Famous royal garden in Hue to be rebuilt

VietNamNet Bridge – The famous royal garden in the former imperial city of Hue will be brought back to its original design in a restoration project to be completed next month.

Former imperial citadel is masterclass in architecture, romance

When visiting Hue City, tourists proudly march to the former Hue Imperial Palace to explore the royal architecture for two reasons: to admire its ancient charm as well as to review the country’s history.