Tomb of Khai Dinh King

Hue

October 31, 2015 admin 0

Share itThe peaceful, attractive Perfume River runs playfully along one side of the city of Hue (pronounced as “hway”), but frequent drizzles of melancholy rain betray its role in the country’s history of wars. Being located in the centre of Vietnam, it served as a battleground between the North Vietnamese […]

Tomb of Khai Dinh King

Tomb of Khai Dinh King

October 31, 2015 admin 0

Share itTomb of Khai Dinh  Of all the rulers who had tombs built for themselves in the former imperial city of Hue, Emperor Khai Dinh achieved the grandest design. Markedly Vietnamese with subtle French influences, this structure took over a decade to build. The entrance is marked with 37 steps, […]