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Revamped ‘French Village’ set to open on Vietnamese mountain

Ba Na mountain.
Ba Na mountain. Image by Bang Nguyen / CC BY 2.0

A French-themed ‘village’ –  including French-style castles and houses, a hotel and a theme park – is set to be open soon near Danang. Preparation work will reportedly be complete by the end of April on the village, which is located on Ba Na mountain. The mountain was once the site of 200-odd villas built by French colonialists, and it is hoped the new ‘French Village’ will bring back the tourists. Read more: thanhniennews.com