Your SlideShare is downloading. ×
Vietnam beauty - Hang Luoc street: famous flower market in hanoi
Vietnam beauty - Hang Luoc street: famous flower market in hanoi
Vietnam beauty - Hang Luoc street: famous flower market in hanoi
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Thanks for flagging this SlideShare!

Oops! An error has occurred.

×
Saving this for later? Get the SlideShare app to save on your phone or tablet. Read anywhere, anytime – even offline.
Text the download link to your phone
Standard text messaging rates apply

Vietnam beauty - Hang Luoc street: famous flower market in hanoi

190

Published on

Vietnam beauty - going to Hang Luoc street is not only to enjoy Tet but also to be a pleasure of Hanoian, because the market only opens once annually.

Vietnam beauty - going to Hang Luoc street is not only to enjoy Tet but also to be a pleasure of Hanoian, because the market only opens once annually.

Published in: Travel, News & Politics
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
190
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
1
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

Report content
Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
No notes for slide

Transcript

  • 1. Vietnam beauty - Hang Luoc street: famous flower market in Hanoi Vietnam beauty - going to Hang Luoc street is not only to enjoy Tet but also to be a pleasure of Hanoian, because the market only opens once annually. Hanoi has a lot of places selling flowers in Tet, but for many people, Hang Luoc street market always has its own position evoking traditional new year climate. Established in the first years of 20th century, this is considered as the oldest market in Hanoi. In the Le destiny, Hang Luoc was the land of Phu Tu hamlet and Vinh Tru hamlet, Hau Tuc district (being named as Dong Xuan district later) which were specialized in selling combs. Until 1912, Hang Luoc became the famous flower market in Thang Long citadel with various types of flowers, from Nhat Tan, Quang Ba peach flowers, Ngoc Ha chrysanthemum to new kinds of flowers in Bach Thao park. Hang Luoc now is located in Hang Ma ward, Hoan Kiem district with a length of 264 meters connecting from Hang Cot to Cha Ca. It has been 100 years counting from the initiating market, excluding new year in 1947 due to the war. The market is opened from December 23rd (Lunar calendar) until December 30th. During this period, peach trees or peach branches, kumquat and flowers will be presented here making the 1 TRAVEL VIETNAM – Discover & Share! www.travelvietnam-pro
  • 2. street busier in the Tet holiday. The market is named as Hang Luoc but actually, the market will be expanded to Hang Chai, Hang Ma and Hang Dong, we can see flowers everywhere. Unlike Quang Ba market, flowers will be heaped up with small and big bunches; in Hang Luoc, flowers will be chosen carefully and then presented on the different trays. Traditional flowers are the most popular ones here such as, peach flowers, kumquats, gladioluses, dahlias, violets, narcissuses, amplexicaul tea…in which peach flowers are most favorite one. For Hanoian, visiting Hang Luoc market flower in Tet holiday is considered as a pleasure before new year. Someone visit the market everyday and can only buy a punch of flowers on 30th – the new year eve. However, sellers do not fell annoying but are happy, welcomed and send a wish to buyers. 2 TRAVEL VIETNAM – Discover & Share! www.travelvietnam-pro
  • 3. In Hang Luoc market flower, we can find the mixture of the modern and old which cannot be found anywhere else. Many generations of Hanoian have recalled the memory when visiting this street. You may travel to Quang Ba market flower or some markets near your house to buy branches of flowers or branches of peach but remember to spend a little time to visit Hang Luoc market to have more the value and beauty of culture in Hanoi. -------------------------------------- Travel Vietnam------------------------------------------1. Mr Manh – Travel Vietnam, Laos & Cambodia – Mobile : (0084) 913 025 122 2. Web: www.travelvietnam-pro.com 3. Facebook: www.facebook.com/vietnamvacations 4. Twitter: www.twitter.com/vietnamtravel68 5. Pinterest: www.pinterest.com/travelindochina 3 TRAVEL VIETNAM – Discover & Share! www.travelvietnam-pro

×