Lonely Planet- the well-know travel website has just recommended the Halong Bay in Vietnam as one of six most famous destinations in Asia.
In its “Top Things to Do in Asia” guidelines, the website suggest six famous destinations. Apart from Halong Bay, the others are China’s Great Wall, Kinabalu National Park in Malaysia, the famous temple complex Angkor Wat in Cambodia, Indonesia’s Orangutan Feeding Center, and the Golden Temple in Myanmar.
As released by the website, Halong Bay is famous for its 2,000 magnificent limestone islands and numerous caves and grottos with a stunning seascape. The bay has been twice recognized by UNESCO as a natural world heritage site in 1994 and 2000, and was also named one of the Seven Natural Wonders by the New7Wonders Foundation in 2011.