Danang International Airport
Tom Olinyk, Tauck Tours Tour Leader
George Denham, Tourist
The Museum of Cham Sculpture is a museum located in Hai Chau district, Đà Nẵng, central Vietnam. The museum was founded in 1915 as the Musée Henri Parmentier during the colonial French era to preserve the finds of the ancient Champa kingdom and is the only museum in the world dedicated solely to this era. It houses the largest collection of Cham sculpture. The building is situated by the Han River.
The Museum of Cham Sculpture. Sherri and Gerry Paul, David Minker (back to camera).
Renee Mirsky at The Museum of Cham Sculpture.
The Museum of Cham Sculpture
The Museum of Cham Sculpture. Burt Rein, Mark Aronowitz, Fran Aronowitz, Gerry Paul, Marti Minker (taking photo), Gretchen Lengyel, George Cobb, Renee Mirsky, Linda Shyavitz.
China Beach, Danang, Vietnam
David Minker at China Beach, Danang, Vietnam
China Beach, Danang, Vietnam. Vietnam’s largest Goddess of Mercy statue was unveiled during an inauguration ceremony of Linh Ung – Bai But Pagoda, located in Son Tra Peninsula, Da Nang City.
The statue of the Goddess of Mercy is the highlighted feature of the pagoda. It is 69.7 metres in height and positioned on a lotus shaped platform which is 35 metres in diameter. There are 17 stories built inside the statue. Each storey has 21 Buddha idols.