Ha Long Bay enters final of world’s 7 natural wonders contest

A view of Ha Long Bay

The UNESCO-listed Ha Long Bay has moved into the finals of the world’s seven natural wonders contest organized by NewOpenWorld at www.new7wonders.com.

It is in 12th place in the 28-strong list in which the Amazon rainforest occupies first and second positions.

Vietnam is one three ASEAN member-countries besides Indonesia and Philippines to have their landscapes entering the final.

The voting for the New 7 Wonders of Nature will continue in until 2011 when the results will be announced.

By M.Hanh, T.Ha – Translated by Kim Khanh

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