On the eastern part of Koh Samui is Chaweng Beach, about 6 km long. It got its name from the lake of the same name, located nearby. This place will appeal to lovers of parties and noisy holidays. Those seeking solitude should look for another haven.
A significant feature of Chaweng is its location. An airport was built in the immediate vicinity. When it was erected, no one assumed that over time beach life would evolve in this part of the island. About once every 30 minutes, sunbathers can enjoy the beauty of airliners taking off and landing over their heads.
HOW TO GET TO CHAWENG?
The most convenient way to get from the airport. There is a taxi stand where you can order a car, there are also minibuses that run on schedule. All rates are fixed. Continue reading
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
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.
Video review of the Ku Chi Museum and tunnels: Continue reading