Haiphong City, an urban maritime centre, is one of the largest areas
for tourism in Vietnam. The city is situated on the coast of the South
China Sea and Pacific Ocean.
It is a large port located near a major international maritime line, and
for hundreds of years, the Chinese, Japanese, French, Spanish and
Portuguese have been coming here to trade. At the present time, Haiphong
is a trade centre, an ancient industrial city and an important