Hoan Kiem Lake Tai Chi

Category: Sense of Place


Photo and caption by John Lander

Hoan Kiem Lake or "Lake of the Returned Sword" is a lake in old city of Hanoi. The lake serves as a focal point for Hanoi public life. It is a popular spot for jogging, exercising and early morning tai chi sessions along its banks. In the background is Turtle Tower, which is also called Tortoise Tower, a small tower in the middle of Hanoi‚??s Hoan Kiem Lake.

Location: Hanoi, Vietnam


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