ho chi minh mausoleum - honor guard - vietnam

Honor guard at Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum (Hanoi, Vietnam)

The embalmed body of Vietminh leader Ho Chi Minh is preserved in the cooled, central hall of the mausoleum, which is protected by a military honor guard.­

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Hung Vuong, Ba Dinh, Hanoi, Vietnam

Photos from of my 30-day trip around Vietnam in November 2005.­

You can also check these smaller selections of photos on selected subjects:

- Tribe people of Vietnam: A selection of my best photos of Tribe people from Northern Vietnam.­

- Markets of Vietnam.

- Tiết canh (raw blood soup).

- Road construction in Vietnam.

- Spaying a piglet.