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Halong hosts World’s Most Beautiful Bays Club conference

2010-04-22 (GMT + 7)

Halong City in the northern province Quang Ninh, home to the world heritage site of Halong Bay will host the World’s Most Beautiful Bays Club conference from April 29 - May 2.

Founded in 1997, the World’s Most Beautiful Bays Club at present has 30 official members. Vietnam alone has three bays in the club, including the Halong Bay of Quang Ninh Province, Nha Trang Bay in the central province of Khanh Hoa and Lang Co Bay in central province of Thua Thien Hue. The club plans to admit 4 new members at the upcoming conference.
According to Halong Bay management board, the hosting of the event, which coincides with the 2010 Halong Tourism Festival will be an opportunity to promote the voting campaign of Halong Bay as one of the new seven natural wonders of the world.
This event will attract more and more tourisits travel to Vietnam. It is estimated that there are around 500.000 visitors to Vietnam.
More information about the most beautiful bays in Vietnam. Halong bay is the World Natural Heritage site, one of the most beautiful places on earth. With its picturesque blend of land and sea, this one of the world's most precious beauty spots. Halong is covers an area of over 1,500 km, dotted with thousands of rocky islands, it really is a natural sculpture on a gigantic scale.
After Halong, Nha Trang is considered as the second beautiful bays on the central coast, about 450 km north of Saigon and 1,200 km south of Hanoi. The main strip in Nha Trang is Tran Phu Street, which runs north-south along the sea for about 4 kilometers. It is a wide boulevard, bisected by a grassy median with street lamps. Numerous restaurants and bars line the beach side of Tran Phu, while hotels and more restaurants line the other. A walking path and wide swath of trees separate the beach from the road.
Lang Co is Vietnam’s third bay after Ha Long Bay and Nha Trang Bay were admitted to the club and is one of the 30 world’s most beautiful bays until now. Located 60 km from Hue ancient city to the south and 20 km from Da Nang to the north, Lang Co is also amidst world cultural heritages of Hue ancient town, Hoi An old quarters and My Son sanctuary. With its 13 km in length, Lang Co beach borders a section of the 1A

(Source: VNA)

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