Bình Dương

Bình Dương, home to almost two million, sits just atop Ho Chi Minh City in the south. It's known for Đại Nam Văn Hiến, an entertainment park with roller coasters, a zoo and a massive temple complex with statues representing historically significant people. The capital city Thủ Dầu Một is marked by the Gothic Phú Cường Cathedral. The city's Lady Thiên Hậu Pagoda hosts several colorful annual festivals.

Population: 1.887 million