There is still one week left before Christmas but the festive atmosphere is hard to avoid with many streets colourfully decorated in the capital city of Hanoi.
| Preparations have been underway at St. Joseph’s Cathedral in Nha Chung Street, Hanoi for two weeks before Christmas.
Workers adorn the exterior of St. Joseph’s Cathedral with lights and decorations.
This is one of the most attractive destinations for Hanoians and young people on Christmas Eve.
At Vincom Mega Mall.
At Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi.
At Thuy Ta restaurant near Hoan Kiem Lake.
Many streets are richly decorated with colourful trimmings. Pictured is a father taking a photo of his daughter.
At Trang Tien Plaza.
Children are eager to receive Christmas toys from their parents.
Hang Ma street.