Hon Ba Island

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a1_1 Hon Ba Island in Vung Tau City, Ba Ria-Vung Tau Province has an area of 5,000 m2. The only rock road to the island is 2m deep under the water and it only rises...
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Hon Ba Island in Vung Tau City, Ba Ria-Vung Tau Province has an area of 5,000 m2. The only rock road to the island is 2m deep under the water and it only rises…
a2_1 Local people said that on the full moon days of the seventh and the tenth month of lunar calendar, the road will rise during the day so local people and...
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Local people said that on the full moon days of the seventh and the tenth month of lunar calendar, the road will rise during the day so local people and…
a3_1 When the road appears, thousands of residents and tourists go to the island easily. However, after four hours, the road is submerged again and people will have...
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When the road appears, thousands of residents and tourists go to the island easily. However, after four hours, the road is submerged again and people will have…
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The "secret road" is formed by natural reefs. As it is usually submerged, a lot of oysters stick to the road, making it very sharp and dangerous for travelers.
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a6_1 People have to hurry to visit the temple to come back to the mainland before the road disappears.
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People have to hurry to visit the temple to come back to the mainland before the road disappears.
_DSC1736 Hon Ba Temple was built on the island in 1781 to worship the Sea Goddess. The temple has been restored several times. At present, it is 4m tall and has a...
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Hon Ba Temple was built on the island in 1781 to worship the Sea Goddess. The temple has been restored several times. At present, it is 4m tall and has a…
a7_1 People burn incense and pray at Hon Ba Temple.
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People burn incense and pray at Hon Ba Temple.
a8_1 Offerings are also available on the island.
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Offerings are also available on the island.
a10_1 Hundreds of people walk on the
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Hundreds of people walk on the "secret" path.