Lotus lake (if you look carefully you might just see a Buddhist monk (or a guy dressed as one) rowing in these pictures. There was a film crew trying to film him. I also saw a couple who looked like they’d just got married posing for pictures, and some of their guests too.
All this is about 10 minutes’ walk from where I’m staying.
Ach! A cheeky little motorbike honk snuck into the end of that video, but it’s nothing like Hanoi. Aaaand breathe… 😌💕👌🏼