Hanoi spruced up for August Revolution and National Day
The capital city of Hanoi is preparing to commemorate the 74th anniversary of the August Revolution (August 19) and National Day (September 2).
Hanoi Opera House (now 1 Trang Tien Street) in front of the August Revolution Square
The streets in the city are being decorated with flowers, barons and panels.
Local residents pose for group photos.
The national flags fly all across the city.
Hanoi flag tower
Barons and panels are hung on the city streets.
Hanoi is also well-decorated to mark the 50-year implementation of President Ho Chi Minh’s testament (1969 – 2019).
In Mo Lao ward, Ha Dong district