Da Nang city

Da Nang is a coastal city in central Vietnam known for its sandy beaches and history as a French colonial port. As a central position in Vietnam, Danang is an important transit point not only for domestic traffics, but also for international transportation, especially the East-West Economic Corridor, with an international airport and an international harbour. Danang is also a young and dynamic city located next to the famous and beautiful beaches in the Central Region of Vietnam. The city is close to world heritages: the Hue Citadel in the north, the Hoi An Ancient Town and the My Son Sanctuary in the south. Further to the north is the world natural heritage the National Park Phong Nha – Ke Bang and the Thien Duong Cave.

Danang is famous itself with the title “the most livable city” where the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) took place in 2017. There are many reasons for this title. The city has new style buildings with bridges, particularly the Dragon Bridge can breathe fire and water.  In Danang, there are many tourist attractions such as My Khe beach (voted as one of the six most beautiful beaches in the world by Forbes magazine), Son Tra peninsula, Ba Na Hills, or Marble Mountain, and a friendly tourist environment.

The city can be an ideal place for discovering Central Vietnamese culture and for relaxing. There are many systems of resorts along the beach with various activities of tourism such as historical and cultural site visiting, scuba diving, and aquatic sports.

Culinary delights are another delectable point in Danang. With many kinds of seafood and special local dishes, the city can satisfy those who have a big love for food experiments.

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