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Hue

Posted by on May 12th, 2009
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Hue, not to be mistaken by the thought of colours, and pronounced as “Hway”, is actually the capital city of Thua Thien, a prefecture of Vietnam. It was well known to be the ancient imperial capital of Nguyen Dynasty, where it was modeled after Beijing’s very own Forbidden City.


Framing Hue

Posted by on Apr 28th, 2009
File Under: Hue

Hue Riders: Ao dai wearing cyclists in the Citadel at Hue Photo by a song under the sugar sugar Perfume River Sunset Photo by jeffreylowy Water puppet theater: Water puppets are beautiful, fully articulated puppets depicting life on the Perfume River. Folktales of playful dragons, a dance of phoenixes, water buffalo, and wading maidens revealed […]