The opening ceremony of these activities took place on August 12th by the Halong Bay Management Board.
Hundreds of delegates and international and Chinese visitors found out about Halong Bay and cast their votes for the Bay right on the first day of the program.
During the program, scheduled to end on October 30th, several publications, video clips and related materials on Halong Bay will be showcased and shown.
Halong Bay is on the list of 28 wonders and advances to the decisive third round of the vote.
The Seven New Natural Wonders of the World will be announced on November 11th.