Southern Vietnam

Southern Vietnam covers the Mekong Delta, the extreme southern end of the Mekong River, and the area around , . Like all river deltas, it receives the bounty of the siltation from the upper Mekong, and as such is a very rich and lush area, covered with rice fields.

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, commonly known as Saigon or by the abbreviations HCMC or HCM, is the largest city in and the former capital of the Republic of Vietnam.

is a traditional fishing town in Binh Thuan Province that became a ward of the City of Phan Thiet in 1999.

is a city in , about 125 km from .

is the biggest city of the Mekong Delta, in with an estimated population of 1.5 million in 2012.


Phú Quốc is a large tropical Vietnamese island off the coast of .

Côn Đảo is an island off the southern coast of .

is a seaside town in Kien Giang Province in .

Tay Ninh is the capital city of Tay Ninh Province, in .

is a city in the heart of the Mekong Delta, in .

is the capital of eponymous Province in .

is about 40 km northwest of in .

is the capital of Province in the .

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