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Address: Hue, Vietnam

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Where have all the Mandarins gone?

One of the better parts of the Imperial City. It has been nicely restored and worth the visit and a few minutes of contemplation..

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 16, 2015
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Leadville, Colorado
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Leadville, Colorado
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36 reviews 36 reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

One of the better parts of the Imperial City. It has been nicely restored and worth the visit and a few minutes of contemplation..

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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

This review is quite late. The Halls of the Mandarins can be found in one of the buildings inside the Forbidden Purple City. The paintings on the walls are very old but still recognizable. We had lots of fun taking photos of ourselves in royal costumes which are rented out to visitors for a nominal fee.

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Kyiv, Kyyivs'ka Oblast', Ukraine
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

Of course, souvenirs business took a part of this, but othervise is nice example of adaptation traditional concepts to western influences which just started to penetrate vietnamese establishment in time of construction

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Prague, Czech Republic
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013 via mobile

Beautifully restored hall in a light shade of blue. Pop in for a photo by the throne and to admire the restoration work done here.

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