Da Nang


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Da Nang

or Da·nang  (də-năng′, dä′näng′)
A city of central Vietnam on the South China Sea. Called Tourane during the period of French colonization of Indochina, it was the site of an important US military base during the Vietnam War.

Da Nang

(ˌdɑː ˈnæŋ)
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(Placename) a port in central Vietnam, on the South China Sea. Pop: 448 000 (2005 est). Former name: Tourane
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Jetstar s newest route to Vietnam has taken off in a big way with its inaugural flight to Da Nang departing at full capacity this evening as travellers from Singapore and beyond benefitted from first time low fares to one of Asia s newest exotic destinations this year-end holidays.
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USS Lassen (DDG 82), commanded by a man who as a boy sought escape from those once war-torn Vietnamese homeland waters, recently arrived in Da Nang, Vietnam, for a scheduled port visit.
In March 1965, the first official deployment of US combat troops landed on a beach near the port of Da Nang.
During 2010-2011, we screened consecutive samples (n = 1,999) from PWIDs from 5 centers (Ha Noi and Hai Phong in northern, Da Nang and Khanh Hoa in central, and Can Tho in southern Vietnam) for HBsAg.
A number of fashionable new hotels, such as the A LaLa Carte Hotel in Da Nang, about half-way up the country's coastline and an hour's flight from Ho Chi Minh City, are also an indication of exciting growth.
A number of fashionable new hotels, such as the A La Carte Hotel in Da Nang, about half-way up the country's coastline and an hour's flight from Ho Chi Minh City, are also an indication of exciting growth.
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Da Nang, on the eastern sea coast of Vietnam, came out top in the awards which highlight 52 spots around the world that have seen the greatest increase in positive feedback and interest from the TripAdvisor community over the past year.