Water Lilies blossoming in cold weather

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Travelling along the Yen River near the Huong (Perfume) pagoda at this time of year, visitors are impressed by a carpet of blossoming in cold weather.

The river in Hanoi’s My Duc district has garbed itself in the romance of winter’s blossoming red and blue water lilies (nymphaea nouchali).

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Tourists on a boat enjoy the beauty of the lilies

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A 58-year-old local catching shrimp

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