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Huu Tiep Lake and the Downed B-52, Hanoi
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See Huu Tiep Lake and the Downed B-52, which together create a bit odd war triumph. Small residential buildings surround the little lake where the wreckage of American aircraft emerges. In 1972, the air defence shot the aircraft, and one part of it fell in this lake. Look a bit closely around the greenish water, and you’ll notice the landing gear wheels. As the wreckage is for many years there, plants have started to grow around it. Our Hanoi itinerary planner makes visiting Huu Tiep Lake and the Downed B-52 and other Hanoi attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • A surprising relic in the middle of a residential neighborhood reminds us how bizarre the war was for everyone 
  • City interesting way to go. Debris still indescribably impressive. There are several ponds near a similar staff. Interesting walk is just life of Hanoi's streets.
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  • Its bizarre seeing a B52 downed over 40 years ago in the suburbs of Hanoi - there is no real fuss over this sight and it is a short (15 min) walk from the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum but an interesting walk...  more »