Being a coastal city and the political, economic, cultural and tourism center in Khanh Hoa province, Nha Trang is also known as a city of festivals such as Sea Festival, Miss Universe 2008, Miss World 2010, etc. It is widely recognized because of its gorgeous beaches which have turned this place into a scenic collection draw many tourists to this place. In fact Nha Trang is often referred to as the "Seaside Resort" of Vietnam. Having vast tranquil beaches and the finest climatic conditions, the Nha Trang Beaches, Vietnam are perfect for a lovely holiday. Of the 6 major Nha Trang Beaches in Vietnam, Tran Phu is the most popular one. It is one of the most activities filled of the various Nha Trang beaches. It also has the Tran Phu Street running parallel to the beach for its entire span, which is a beautiful avenue adorned with a lush green centre and pretty street lamps. Many key hotels and accommodations in Nha Trang are lined along the street together with other bars. Being the most frequented one; the Tran Phu Beach is also the most crowed of all the Nha Trang beaches. Nha Trang's charms not only lie in its seaside surrounds, but you might like to take a cyclo ride along the beachfront boulevard to the city's market and on to the ancient Cham towers of Po Nagar with their views over the colorful fishing fleet to the sea. Or if sport takes your fancy, why not join the locals as they gather on the beach in the evening for a friendly game of football. Nha Trang has many specialties. Especially, bird's nest soup, or swallow's nest soup is very famous in Nha Trang and round Vietnam. The magnificent coral seabed in Nha Trang makes it ideal for scuba diving and snorkeling.