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“Not special, surrounded by rubbish ”
Review of Old City Gate

Old City Gate
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Hanoi discovery for half day by VESPA motorbike
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Firstly, it’s on the wrong location in the TripAdvisor app map. With help of maps.me I could find it.
This gate is in one of dirtiest corners of the Old Quarter. It does not have any architectural charme.

Thank bachmannw
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"old quarter"
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"big gate"
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"piece of history"
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"french quarter"
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"narrow streets"
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"paths"
in 14 reviews
"indochine"
in 2 reviews
"remnants"
in 3 reviews
"perspective"
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"architecture"
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"asia"
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Reviewed 30 March 2018

This definitely looks better at night cause of the lights. I read that you can walk underneath here. My question is how?! It's hard enough to even just cross the street. LOL.

Thank boonorbane1985
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Reviewed 27 March 2018

This is historical gate, where the king pass.There are 3 gates here, one is for king and two for others. In all the Vietnam , there are 3 gates, where one is for the king, and rest for the others.

Thank Rajivjindal27
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Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Proof that they meant business when they built this gate. Two big chunks are knocked into the gate where the French tried to break in the first time. They didn’t succeed the first time but they did the second. A definite must see in Vietnam

Thank IndySig
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

A small old gate near the French Quarter. Not worth going to seek out, but worth a 5 minute look if nearby, Some decent photo ops there. A buzz of activity near there always.

Thank finesilver
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