Vietnam – a very diverse country c emerging economies, which will be interesting to see and to investors, and ordinary tourists who will hit Vietnam ancient culture, and exotic sights.
Vietnam is on the Indochina Peninsula in Southeast Asia. The country is situated on the shores of the South China Sea, a large part of the territory is covered by mountains, islands, as well as two of the archipelago – Chyongsha and Hoang Sa. On the territory of Vietnam is home to about eighty million people, most of them Vietnamese. In the country the official language is Vietnamese, but the local population also speaks French, English and Russian languages. Religion – Buddhism, he professes great part of the Vietnamese population, but there are Christians and Muslims.
The capital of Vietnam – Hanoi, which is translated from Vietnamese means “surrounded by the river,” and the city is just on the banks of the Red River. The capital he began in 1010 thanks to the Emperor Lee Thay That which moved here from the capital city of Dajla. Today Hanoi – a big city with a population of over four million people. It’s business, political, cultural and industrial center of the country. And there are many sights of Vietnam.
The most popular place among tourists – the mausoleum in which the body of the great communist leader – the world-famous Ho Chi Minh. The mausoleum was built in 1975. Next to it you can see the house on stilts, where Ho Chi Minh lived. The mausoleum guarded by soldiers of the guard of honor. It should be remembered that in the Mausoleum you can not go in shorts and things, as well as to produce a photo or record a video.
Very interesting to visit the Temple of Literature, which was built in 1070 in honor of Confucius. In fact, the Temple of Literature consists of two buildings. The first building – a Temple itself, and the second building was constructed in 1076 as the first Vietnamese university. The area of the Temple of about 6000 square meters. meters. Of particular interest are Doctor’s stele – a stone on which to take notes about Confucian education, as well as recording the history of each exam. Currently, cultural events and festivals in the Temple of Literature.
Fans of painting and sculpture will be interesting to visit the State Museum of Fine Arts. The museum’s collection contains paintings of the best artists of Vietnam, ancient sculptures, archaeological finds.
You should definitely visit the Museum of History of Vietnam. His exhibition will tell you about the history of the country in ancient times, times of great empires and Vietnam during the struggle for independence.