Houses in Hanoi That Shake Like Clockwork

Posted on March 14, 2014

Every day at 4 p.m. and 7 p.m., a small residential area in Hanoi, Vietnam experiences small earthquakes for a couple of seconds.

No, it isn’t a result of colliding plates deep under the earth’s surface, but rather trains passing along at those times.

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Others may say that living near the train station would definitely be convenient, but for these residents, having their houses built side by side along the train railings has led to nothing but frustration.

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Genevieve Baxa

Genevieve Baxa is a college student living in the Philippines. She has a great passion in writing, especially in writing short stories. This unpredictable lady loves everything about East Asia. She is enthralled by the culture and fashion of these countries. She also loves everything about children; teaching them; taking care of them; and playing with them. In addition to that, Genevieve especially loves to go on Mission Trips and serving different kinds of people. Above everything else, she is a lady who fears her God.
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