Nha Trang

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Nha Trang

(nä träng), city (1989 est. pop. 263,100), E central S Vietnam, a commercial port on the South China Sea. It has an important fishing industry. It was the site of a major U.S. military base in the Vietnam War; the base extended 15 mi (24 km) south to the harbor of Cam Ranh Bay. The city has a commercial airport. The French developed Nha Trang as a resort, and it is still known for its beaches.

Nha Trang

a port in SE Vietnam, on the South China Sea: nearby temples of the Cham civilization; fishing industry. Pop.: 382 000 (2005 est.)
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eds, Benthic fauna of the Bay of Nhatrang, Southern Vietnam.
Desde ese confinamiento, desde esa soledad, desde esa miseria, el obispo de Nhatrang testimonia no ya a traves de las obras de Dios, sino a traves de la experiencia misma de Dios.
NhaTrang is seeing a positive development in its tourism infrastructure and a growing array of attractions, such as the Vinpearl Golf Club, upmarket international-chain hotels and luxurious resorts.
For many years NhaTrang has been a popular holiday destination for Vietnamese and international travelers, with its 7km of white-sand beach overlooking the bay, perfect for swimming in its quiet, calm waters and taking day trips out to the islands.