Photo: By Nhon Hai village.

Phoung Mai Peninsula & Nhon Hai Village

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Standing on Qui Nhon beach, one can hardly fail to notice the huge statue of Vietnamese hero Tran Hung Dao on the edge of headland. This is actually on an enormous finger of land that forms the Phoung Mai Peninsula and the Qui Nhon government has huge plans for it.

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The fact that they’ve built the longest sea bridge in Vietnam gives you an idea of how serious they are. Opened in 2006, the 2,477.7 metre long Thi Nai bridge will hold the title until sometime in 2017, when a new bridge in Hai Phong will surpass it.

Beats swimming there. Photo taken in or around Phoung Mai Peninsula & Nhon Hai Village, Qui Nhon, Vietnam by Cindy Fan.

Beats swimming there. Photo: Cindy Fan

Why the bridge? The city is making a big push for tourism and that includes allowing construction of an obscene mega resort on the eastern shore of the peninsula. When we explored in late 2016, a brand new highway ran right down the middle, rather eerie given there were traffic lights and the road was completely empty. The hotel looked to be under construction. Slick fence wraps and banners showed a golf course and renderings of luxury accommodation, while behind it was a construction site sprawled across vast, scrubby desert—most of the peninsula is arid land and sand dunes, which doesn’t bode well for the future prisoners of the Safari Park that we also saw was under ... Travelfish members only (Full text is around 300 words.)

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