On Oct 12th,
the cruise ship named Voyager of the Seas was moored to Tan Cang – Cai Mep port
(Tan Thanh district, BR-VT province) with more than 3.000 foreign tourists.
Saigontourist Travel Company warmly welcomed the passengers
of Voyager of the Seas and took them to famous tourist sites of Ho Chi Minh
City and Ba Ria – Vung Tau province.
In Ho Chi Minh City, tourists visited the typical architectural
buildings such as Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral, Saigon Central Post Office, Ho Chi Minh City Hall, People’s Independence
Palace, Saigon Zoo and Botanic Garden, King Hung’s temple etc.
In Vung Tau City, tourists visited the statue of Jesus Christ on
the top of Small Mountain, Niet Ban Monastery, Thang Tam Temple, White Palace.
After that, tourists had chance to experience the normal life of
local citizens and get more information about traditional trades such as making
rice paper, brewing wine, visiting ancient houses etc.
At 9.30 pm of the same day, Voyager of the Seas left Tan Cang –
Cai Mep port.
Voyager of the Seas is the luxury cruise ship of Royal Caribbean
International shipping company that can carry 3.138 passengers and 1.181 people
of crew. This cruise ship was designed luxuriously as a five-star floating
hotel with full of high-class services such as international restaurant, spa,
bar, cinema, outdoor swimming pool and golf course etc.
Dong Ha – Translated by T.T