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Hoàn Kiếm Lake

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    Lake of the Restored Sword, Hanoi

    Hoàn Kiếm Lake, Lake of the Restored Sword, Hanoi

    In a city of dust and noise, Hoàn Kiếm Lake (or the Lake of the Restored Sword) was a blessing for tired eyes and ears. Brains filled with car beeps, motorcycle revs and the chaos of civilisation, the lake materialised out of the traffic as if in a dream. I can’t even guess how many times we walked around it during our time in Hanoi. After months travelling, living and loving every aspect of South East Asia I admit we…

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