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120-year-old bridge receives "new coat"icon

120-year-old bridge receives "new coat"

The Vietnam Railways Corporation has started repair work on Long Bien Bridge. The repair and maintenance plan of the bridge is expected to be completed in November 2021.

 
Long Bien Bridge - the iconic French construction in the heart of Hanoiicon

Long Bien Bridge - the iconic French construction in the heart of Hanoi

ENTERTAINMENT & TRAVEL
01/05/2021

Revered by Hanoians, Long Bien Bridge is living historical evidence of the courage of the capital throughout the ups and downs of the 20th century.

France wants to repair Vietnam’s century-long Long Bien Bridgeicon

France wants to repair Vietnam’s century-long Long Bien Bridge

ENTERTAINMENT & TRAVEL
02/04/2021

After a century of change, the bridge remains Hanoi’s iconic structure.

Ancient French architectural works worth being visited in Hanoiicon

Ancient French architectural works worth being visited in Hanoi

ENTERTAINMENT & TRAVEL
11/11/2020

The Hanoi Opera House, Long Bien Bridge, the Post Office, among others, are the special historical landmarks of Hanoi.

Photos show memories of Hanoi Liberation Day in 1954icon

Photos show memories of Hanoi Liberation Day in 1954

ENTERTAINMENT & TRAVEL
07/10/2020

The morning of October 10, 1954, saw thousands of the capital’s residents flood the streets with flags and flowers to welcome home Vietnamese soldiers who took over the capital from French troops.

Unexploded bomb from American War pulled from Hanoi's Red Rivericon

Unexploded bomb from American War pulled from Hanoi's Red River

SOCIETY
23/06/2020

Hanoi military personnel salvaged and safely disposed of a US-made unexploded 1.6m-long bomb from the Red River on Monday.

Suspected bomb under Hanoi bridgeicon

Suspected bomb under Hanoi bridge

SOCIETY
20/06/2020

The authorities in Hanoi blocked a part of the Red River under Long Bien Bridge on June 19 to search for a suspected bomb dating back to the American War.

Eight interesting things to experience around Hanoiicon

Eight interesting things to experience around Hanoi

TRAVEL
14/05/2020

Packed full of wonderful things for tourists to explore and sample, including a flower market at night, 12 flower seasons, egg coffee, and a long ceramic road, Hanoi represents a great city to visit.

City walk from Hoe Nhai Street to Long Bien Bridgeicon

City walk from Hoe Nhai Street to Long Bien Bridge

TRAVEL
13/03/2020

The Friends of Vietnam Heritage (FVH) plans to host a walk on March 20, from Hoe Nhai Street to the iconic Long Bien Bridge.

Artworks decorate neglected riverbank siteicon

Artworks decorate neglected riverbank site

FEATURE
28/02/2020

An area in Hanoi's Phuc Tan Commune by the Red River has been revitalised in recent days after a group of artists decided to install art in the former dumping ground.

New air service offers spectacular views of Red  Rivericon

New air service offers spectacular views of Red River

TRAVEL
08/12/2019

The Northern Helicopter Company, under the Vietnam Helicopter Corporation, launched the Red River - HeliTour sightseeing service on December 7, following the success of the recently-launched Halong Heli Tours.

Cold snap sees temperatures drop nationwideicon

Cold snap sees temperatures drop nationwide

PHOTOS
07/12/2019

A cold spell currently covering the whole country looks set to last for one week, causing plenty of challenges in the daily lives of local people, according to the National Center for Hydro-meteorological Forecasting.

Discovering stunning white grass flowers around Long Bien Bridgeicon

Discovering stunning white grass flowers around Long Bien Bridge

TRAVEL
15/11/2019

Growing around Long Bien bridge in Hanoi, the white grass season allows tourists to fully immerse themselves within romantic scenery and enjoy the area’s tranquil atmosphere.

Selfie seekers change tracks to Hanoi's Long Bien Bridgeicon

Selfie seekers change tracks to Hanoi's Long Bien Bridge

VIDEO
12/11/2019

Hanoi's railway street’ was once world famous as the perfect spot for selfies. 

"The best day" of poor women in the capital city’s boarding hamleticon

"The best day" of poor women in the capital city’s boarding hamlet

PHOTOS
21/10/2019

Elderly women who are living in a boarding hamlet at the foot of Long Bien Bridge in Hanoi have to earn their living through a variety of jobs such as selling water, scrap dealing, picking up trash, and porter.

Long Bien Bridge clean-up event to be held this weekendicon

Long Bien Bridge clean-up event to be held this weekend

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
10/10/2019

The environmental group Keep Hanoi Clean (KHC), in collaboration with a Delegation of the European Union to Vietnam, will hold a clean-up underneath Hanoi’s iconic Long Bien Bridge this weekend.

Seven artery bridges connecting traffic in Hanoiicon

Seven artery bridges connecting traffic in Hanoi

YOUR VIETNAM
03/10/2019

Chuong Duong Bridge, which was built from 1983 to 1986, is the first of its kinds to be designed and constructed by local engineers.

Long Bien station grows into hip check-in point for young travelers in Hanoiicon

Long Bien station grows into hip check-in point for young travelers in Hanoi

PHOTOS
14/09/2019

Long Bien station has transformed itself into an attractive check-in destination for foreign tourists and young people after undergoing a series of repairs and upgrades.