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Forest in Ca Mau

U-Minh Forest

Bordered by Ca Mau, the largest mangrove forest beyond the Amazon basin covers 1000 sq km. Home to endangered mammals – including the hairy-nosed otter and the fishing cat – and 187 bird species, the forest was a hi…
Vietnamese in Ca Mau

Pho Xua

An atmospheric place set amid landscaped gardens draped in fairy lights, with a menu heavy on shrimp and other seafood dishes, many of which are priced by kilo.
Temple in Ca Mau

Cao Dai Temple

Like all Cao Dai places of worship, this temple (built in 1966) is a riot of colour and ornamentation.
Market in Ca Mau

Ca Mau Market

Traditionally Ca Mau life was lived facing the water, and while the floating market has disappeared in recent years, the main market still sprawls along the streets to the west of Phung Hiep Canal, south of Ð Phan N…