The majestic and karst peaks of Halong Bay are an icon, not just because of its natural beauty, but because of its unique representation of the country of Vietnam. So it is no surprise that the beautiful bay is oftentimes the number one tourist draw to the country, with hoards of people visiting to stay the night on one of the dozens of junk boats that explore the waters.
Unfortunately, due to the added tourism and location, a sunny day in Halong Bay is a rarity and overcast skies or rainy conditions are frequently reported. Somehow, however, I managed to score not one, not two, but three consecutive days of good weather while on the Bay. From that, nearly 600 photos were taken of the over 3000 peaks and nearby Cat Ba island. The following are a collection of the best.
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