Can Tho named among world’s Top 9 most beautiful canal cities

VOV.VN - The Mekong Delta city of Can Tho has been listed among the world’s most beautiful canal cities according to the Departures, an American lifestyle magazine.

Can Tho finds itself ranked fourth in the overall list. According to an article published by the Departures magazine, Can Tho, which is located in the Mekong Delta, is at the heart of a massive system of canals and rivers. As well as its riverways, it is also home to famous sites such as the Cai Rang market where visitors can purchase any souvenir that can be thought of. Photo: Dmytro Gilitukha
Topping the list was Utrecht in the Netherlands. Sailing upon the city’s 200-year-old canal system is an exciting experience for tourists to the locality, according to the Departures magazine. Photo: Stefano Oppo
Visitors to Bruges in Belgium should not miss an exciting 30-minute boat tour through the canal city. Photo: Departures
Third in the list is Hamburg in Germany. The historic German city is ranked highly because of its beautiful and impressive architecture. Photo: Andrea Kamal
Cape Coral in Florida in the United States is ranked fifth. Compared to most cities on the list, Cape Coral is relatively modern, with most of its canals having been built in the 1970s. Photo: Getty
Alleppey in Kerala is an expansive city in the south of India. Here, sailing a boat at sunset will allow visitors to feel peaceful. Photo: Stuart Black
The city of Tigre in Argentina is approximately 45 minutes from the capital of Buenos Aires by train. The city impresses tourists due to its colourful homes which appear like small islands when surrounded by water. Photo: Marcela Vieira
Bangkok in Thailand finds itself at number eight in the list. Photo: Pakin Songmor
Saint Petersburg in Russia is also included in the Top 9 most beautiful canal cities in the world. Photo: Leonid Andronov