On the Northern bank of Perfume River has relics consisting of palaces, which were constructed as arc defensive ramparts with 11km length. This valuable construction includes more than 100 architectural works which were extremely reflected the life of Emperors and mandarins under Nguyen’s reign. Situated in the middle of hills on the Southern bank of Perfume River are very beautiful graves of Nguyen Kings. The best preserved mausoleums are the majestic Mausoleum of King Gia Long; the impressive Mausoleum of King Minh Mang; the romantic styled of King Tu Duc; and the magnificent Mausoleum of King Khai Dinh. There are also about 1,000 pagodas of various sizes, containing in them the architectural values and arts. Amongst the outstanding pagodas are Thien Mu (the Celestial Lady), Dieu De, Tu » Behind The Scenes Of ‘We Are The World’» Lil Wayne Put His ‘Stamp’ On ‘WATW’» ‘WATW’ Director Paul Haggis Recalls Video-Shoot ‘Chaos’» justin-bieber-news.info ‘Remarkable’ On ‘WATW,’ Director Says» Lady Gaga Explains Her Absence From ‘WATW’ Recording» ‘WATW’ Group Breaks Into ‘Lean On Me’ Sing-Along» Where Will ‘WATW’ Remake Money Go?» Hip-Hop Was Definitely In The Building For ‘WATW’ Remake» Wyclef Jean Adds ‘Haitian Influence’ To ‘WATW’ Remake Among the soloists whose sessions were screened for journalists at press time were Bieber, Dion and Groban. Dam. The distinguishing cultural features are the combinations of folk cultures and royal court culture. The folk songs, popular songs sung for the kings became the royal court melodies with high values of arts.

hue-thanh-coHue is also an important center of Buddhism. In Hue and its surrounding still exist tens of pagodas constructed more 300 years ago, and hundreds of temples and pagodas built in the early century.

vietnam_hue_khai_dinh_tombBesides, Hue is a place where the royal music is originated, and a place with traditional famous dishes and sophisticated handicraft.

 

As a unique city of Vietnam still remaining its form of City under Middle Age and the constructions of monarchic, Hue has become a big and an invaluable museum. The complex of Hue Imperial City was recognized by UNESCO as World Cultural Heritage in 1993. Ten years after this recognition, the Hue Royal Court Music was also recognized as the unphysical cultural heritage on man-kind, in 2003.