Tag archive for ‘Phu Quoc Island in Vietnam’

Island escape is Vietnam’s best-kept secret

Island escape is Vietnam’s best-kept secret

It may be on the doorstep of a heaving metropolis, but this island remains an undeveloped paradise, writes Craig Tansley. In the milliseconds it takes to fall from a motor scooter at 50km/h onto a dusty, dirt road, time slows down – like you’re in The Matrix – until it clicks back into real time […]

Phu Quoc Island may have a casino

Phu Quoc Island may have a casino

The southern province of Kien Giang plans to allocate 130 hectares to a resort with casino on Phu Quoc Island. However, investors must have at least $4 billion of capital. Kien Giang’s Vice Chair Dang Cong Huan on July 30 said that local, central officials and international investors met to discuss this project. The plot […]

Phu Quoc Island’s Climate

Phu Quoc Island, also known as Jade Island, is Vietnam’s largest one, is located in the Gulf of Thailand and is a part of the Kien Giang Province. The island covers 593.05 sq km. Duong Dong Town, suited in the northwest, is the capital of the island district. Temperature Phu Quoc’s temperature is 27.7 Celsius, […]