TRAVEL DAT - SEP 2012
|STAY @ Dai Long Hotel ($18)|
680 Hai Ba Trung Street, Hoi An City Center, Hoi An, Vietnam
Myson is a cluster of abandoned and partially ruined Hindu temples constructed between the 4th and the 14th century AD by the kings of Champa. A good portion on the ruin was destroyed by US bombing during Vietnam war. Many artifact from the sites was moved to different museum in Vietnam.
Journey through forest
These temples are surrounded by beautiful mountains. This location was intentionally chosen by cham people to protect the temple from wind.
Reminder of glorious past
All the temples are made of red bricks and now its deteriorating very fast.
Many institutions are working to restored and improve the structural integrity of structure.
|Top view of the temple from Inside|
|Restoration work in progress|
|Reminder of Vietnam war-Bomb Crater|
|Back to Hoi An|