Tunnels Ku Chi (Kuchi) are located about 70 km from Ho Chi Minh City. Built back in the 50s of the last century, they are considered the largest system of underground passages on the planet. The width of the aisles ranges from 0.5 to 1 m, the depth reaches 4 m, even a tank can withstand such a layer of earth. The total length of the moves is still unknown. According to some reports, it ranges from 150 to 300 km. In the galleries of Ku Chi there were warehouses with ammunition and supplies, lounges and hospitals, dining rooms and even cinema halls. The infrastructure is perfectly preserved to this day.
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Vietnam is surrounded by picturesque islands. The resorts located on them are not inferior in beauty and ways of spending leisure time to popular tourist places on the mainland. Here are the most interesting islands that deserve your attention.
This is the largest island of Vietnam with an area of 574 km². Almost all of its territory is declared a conservation area, consisting of pristine jungle, clean rivers, waterfalls and mountains. The latter determine the landscape of Fukuoka, because of what it was called the Island of 99 mountains. The resort is 65 km from the coast in the Gulf of Thailand. Continue reading
The tropical climate and warm waters of the South China Sea have created ideal conditions for the life of ichthyofauna off the coast of Vietnam. Do not miss the opportunity to get acquainted with moray eels, stingrays, funny clown fish, lionfish, angelfish and other colorful inhabitants of the depths, especially since diving in Vietnam is recognized as one of the cheapest in the world. The budget price does not affect the experience of the instructors or the quality of the diving equipment offered for rent. Here is a list of the most popular diving sites.
Nha Trang Corals
The best time for diving: February – October. Continue reading