In 2010 marked the 1,000 years since the establishment of the city, but the city has been inhabited since at least 3000 B.C.
The city was originally renamed 'Thang Long' in 1010 by the first ruler of the Ly Dynasty. It translated out to 'soaring dragon', because he claimed to have seen a dragon over the Red River.
Houses and buildings in the city are very tall but extremely narrow, because the property tax is based on the width of the front of the building.
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