04.06.2021, 22:21

Top 10 historical sites of war.

Vietnam is a country with many resistance. Including the resistance against the French, anti-American.... Therefore, Vietnam has left many war relics. Historic monuments are the cultural heritage of each country that traces the remaining war of the nation, also known as war remnants as the living witness of the wars through historical periods. The relics are now included in the school's master calendar subjects. To understand more about those legacy please refer to the following remnants.

Independence Palace


Top 10 historical sites of war.

The Independence Palace, formerly Norodom Palace, is now known as the Reunification Palace. Photo: Google

Independence Palace, formerly the Norodom Palace, now known as the Reunification Palace or the Unified Hall is an architectural, building in Ho Chi Minh City. It used to be the birthplace and work of the President of the Republic of Vietnam. At present, it has been ranked by the Government of Vietnam as a special national relic.
This is one of the interesting attractions of tourists coming to HCM city, not only with the people in the country but also attracted to foreign tourists.


Vinh Linh Tunnels


Vinh Linh Tunnels. Photo Source: Google

Vinh Linh Tunnels is located in Vinh Linh District, Quang Tri Province, to withstand a huge amount of bombs during the American War. The bay's tunnels are more than 1, 7km long with the transportation system, which is a recording of the creativity and goodwill of the military and Quang Tri people.
Vinh Linh Tunnel Village system has become the steel shield, cover, solid protection, limit to the lowest level of loss of people and property, serve well for living and fighting.
Thanks to this system, the troops and the people of Vinh Linh are qualified to cling to resilient against the destructive wars of America-Wei, up the glorious War: shoot down 239 planes, shoot and fire 69 warships of all kinds, repel many espionage, raid...


Cu Chi Tunnels


Visit Cu Chi Tunnels-the war from the ground. Photo Source: Google

Cu Chi tunnels (suburban Ho Chi Minh City) is an important place for the revolutionary soldiers in the resistance to the US now became a popular tourist destination.
The entrance to the tunnels was carefully camouflaged and was difficult to detect. Going down to the tunnels you will be in a network of paths that are completely light and narrow. Besides the terrain, there is also a place to reproduce craft traps such as tunnels and collapses.


The memorial of my Lai massacre


The memorial of the massacre in my Lai (Quang Ngai). Photo Source: Google

"Finding and killing" was a common task during the war, and the US Army burned the entire village and massacre all of the people. And the location of the major public attention is my Lai (Quang Ngai), although the massacre does not stop there.
When you come here, you will see the monument of a woman raising hands on the sky, alongside the body of the house. The museum also features photographs of the massacre and relics such as costumes... And all of them are full of bullets.


Landmark Bay Tunnels


The famous historical area-the landmark Bay tunnels. Photo Source: Google

The Landmark Bay Village (Quang Tri) is located in the free Zone of the historic war. This makes it impossible for the people here to live the usual way and they decide to settle underground and build a landmark bay. Not only is the place to stay, the geology is the place to transport weapons and equipment from the island of grasses.


The monument and the Hien Luong Bridge Museum


Located on the southern bank of Hien Luong Bridge (Quang Tri) is a prominent museum with 6 memorials and statue of a woman. In the museum there is the golden statue of President Ho Chi Minh, images display, relics such as fragments of planes, bomb fragments....


Hien Luong Bridge


Golden Star red flag throughout the holidays. Photo Source: Google

Hien Luong Bridge (Quang Tri) north across the Ben Hai River divided two southern north of Vietnam from 1954 until the country's reunification. The bridge witnesses the history of efforts to sacrifice both life for independence.
Today, the bridge is the monument to the unity of the nation. You can only walk on the bridge on the occasion of 30/4, people on the banks of the port of Hai River are celebrated the reunification day of the country.


Non-military region, central Vietnam


The Bodhi field ruins 1 in the non-military areas of central Vietnam. Photo Source: Google

The non-Military division of the south-eastern region of Vietnam is one of the most fierce in the war. You can join tours from hue to landmarks such as the Bodhi-school and Long Hung Cathedral, as well as a few monuments and Martyrs Cemetery.
Khe Sanh military base is now a museum where the memorial you will encounter along the way. Old American tanks, cannons, helicopter shells... are exhibited outdoors.


Hoa Lo Prison


The historic ruins of the fire Nation prison. Photo Source: Google

The fire prison in Hanoi was built by France in 1896 as the Maison Centrale where political prisoners were detained. Over 2,000 people were detained here only in the first half of the 1950 years with bad living conditions.
During the Vietnam War, the fire furnace was the prisoner of American pilots who were captured by the Vietnamese in a ridiculed manner, "Hanoi jail". American ambassador to Vietnam, Mr Dougglas Peterson, and 2008 US presidential candidate John McCain are popular prisoners here.


Khe Trai Tunnels, Thua Thien-Hue


Khe Trai Tunnels, Thua Thien-Hue. Photo Source: Google

Khe Trai Tunnels is one of the DI is historically proven eloquent event special history typical of militarism and microrule) Thien-hue in the process of preparation, the fight and the end of the campaign is OK to advance at the public and the rise of the Mau Xuan 1968.
Located in the 160 hill of the provincial Huong, Thi van Huong tra, the province of Kho Thien-hue, there are 3 excess doors located on the slope of the 160. From the three Gates 1, 2, 3 go inside is the geographer. This place has three sleeping, three Hoi an meeting... In addition, there are dry trees in the three cliffs, which are marked with hammocks.
Geographer is a type of the headquarters of the command of the commander, a type of "agency " of the district, of the Commission and the city of Hue is built in the forest, contributing to the rich and diverse types of geotype of our nation during the resistance to the American Water Warehouse Rescue ,, the creation of at the Peace Zone Tri VI) Thien-hue in the construction of revolutionary bases, enriched with the treasure of military art, art and security to the people of our army.


Through the war remnants above shows that are wanted to win independent freedom we have to fight with the stronger powers as many times as "French, Nazi Japan, imperialist", the fruits are not easy at all but to change with the blood bone of his father. , in addition, also speaks to the heroic fighting of my people. So today the young classes we must strive to do not spare the heroes that have lay down to us the independence of freedom life as it is today. Our mission is to make the country increasingly more prosperous.
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