2013 Sea Festival opens

PANO – The 2013 Sea Festival, “Nha Trang- the Sea Rendezvous” was kicked off on June 8th evening at the April 2nd Square in Nha Trang city, Khanh Hoa Province in the presence of Politburo’s member, State President Truong Tan Sang, Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Hoang Tuan Anh and tens of thousands of tourists and local people.

(photo: VNA)

(photo: VNA)

The event started with an artistic program, themed “Echo of bright green sea” in praise of the long journey of the sea, forming the historical-cultural and economic values for Nha Trang city, Khanh Hoa Province, the beauty of this coastal city as well as the diverse natural and social resources of Khanh Hoa Province together with the love for the sea and Truong Sa Islands.

This year’s sea festival ending on June 11th is a good opportunity for Khanh Hoa Province to popularize its tourism as a rendezvous of Vietnam and the world and at the same time the appeal for greater efforts to protect the sea and its environment”.

Translated by Mai Huong