Monday, November 18, 2019

Nam Dan petroglyphs and megaliths (Nấm Dần)

Group of stones with carved symbols and stone settings. Most stone carvings are rings and weird spiral patterns, but there are depicted also humans. Location,...

Vietnam Golden Bridge (Giant Hand Bridge)

Highly unusual pedestrian bridge, resting on two concrete hands, which hold the cosntruction. The 150 m long bridge was built in 2018. Location, GPS coordinates: 15.9951...

Bút Tháp Temple

The best example of classic Vietnamese Buddhist architecture and art. This temple was built in the 17th century and has 10 buildings with numerous...

Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park

Impressive karst landscape with some of the largest caves in the world such as the Son Doong Cave. Here is located the longest known...

Phát Diệm Cathedral

Ornate cathedral, built in 1891 in traditional Vietnamese style borrowing some elements from the European churches. Location, GPS coordinates: 20.0569 N 106.0406 E Categories: Churches Values: Architecture Rating: Where is located? Asia, Vietnam,...

Đồng Văn

Exceptionally well preserved historical town of montane people in spectacular hilly area. Most buildings here are approximately 200 - 100 years old. These houses...

Hoa Lư Citadel

Citadel of the medieval capital of Vietnam, founded in the 10th century AD. Citadel was located among steep limestone pinnacles and was protected by...

Citadel of the Hồ Dynasty

Ruins of a large fortification built in the early 15th century by Hồ Dynasty. Fortification walls enclose rectangular area, outer side of walls is...

Vũ Quang

Remote, forested region, where numerous new species of animals and plants have been found over the last decades and several more are reported but...

Dragon Bridge in Da Nang

A landmark bridge, constructed in 2012. Bridge is adorned with giant sculpture of dragon which every evening at 9 PM spews fire. Location, GPS coordinates: 16.0611...