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Vung Ro Bay has more than just stunning landscape
VietNamNet Bridge – Nestled under the foot of Ca Pass in Dong Hoa District in Phu Yen Province, Vung Ro Bay has earned reputation for not only its gorgeous landscape but also seafood specialties for visitors.
A fishing village in Vung Ro Bay
The bay spans 16 square kilometers and is the main fishing ground for many fishermen in the central province. Its serene landscape, especially at dawn and sunset, attracts a large number of visitors from near and far.
Many tourists also come to Vung Ro to learn about historical sites. In the 1960s, Vung Ro was a venue used by revolutionary soldiers to transport weapons by vessel from the north to the south.
The vessels had no registered numbers on them when they were used to transport the weapons from the north to the south during the Vietnam War that ended in 1975.
Stones carved by waves in Vung Ro Bay
A historical site for vessels without registed numbers and used during the Vietnam War
A tranquil scene of Vung Ro Bay – Photo: Nguyen Vinh
Majestic and poetic Vung Ro Bay
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Roadside bombs kill three Turkish soldiers in largely Kurdish south east: sources
DIYARBAKIR, Turkey (Reuters) - Three Turkish soldiers were killed and 12 were wounded on Friday when three separate roadside bombs hit military vehicles in Turkey's largely Kurdish southeast, security sources said.There was no immediate claim of responsibility, but the sources said Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) militants were suspected of having planted the bombs.The bomb which killed the three soldiers was set on a road between the provinces of Diyarbakir and Mardin. The two others were in… chat_bubble_outline Read More...
Bank of Mexico hikes interest rate ½-point to 6.25 percent
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico's central bank says it has raised its benchmark interest rate by a half-point to 6.25 percent, in a bid to contain rising inflation.The Bank of Mexico announced the hike from the previous 5.75 percent on Thursday, after the country recorded a 4.7 percent annual inflation rate in the month of January. The bank said its goal is restoring inflation to 3 percent.Alfredo Coutino is Latin America director at Moody's Analytics. He said that in addition to fighting inflation,… chat_bubble_outline Read More...
Quang Nam fishing villages strive for ecotourism
Artists and local children painted a boatLocal authorities in Quang Nam Province's Tam Thanh Commune are cooperating with artists from Singapore in an ecotourism project which aims to introduce local life and culture to visitors.Many artists and local people have been joining in the project which includes painting work on some 60 round basket boats.According to local authorities, the boats were gathered by local fishermen who can also join in the painting featuring natural landscapes and daily… chat_bubble_outline Read More...
BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2016: Andy Murray wins for a record third time
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China's Shenzhou 11 manned space capsule returns to Earth
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