Hanoi (literally: city between the rivers) is the capital and the second largest city of Vietnam after Ho Chi Minh City. Hanoi is the oldest of the existing capitals of Southeast Asia.
Kaohsiung, the second largest city in Taiwan, is located in the southwest of the island of Taiwan on the South China Sea and has the country's most important port.
New York enjoys a world reputation in the arts and culture with its large number of attractions, 500 galleries, about 200 museums, more than 150 theaters and more than 18,000 restaurants, and receives about 50 million visitors each year.
Taipei is the capital of the Republic of China (Taiwan). Located in the northern part of the island, the city of one million people is the fourth largest city in the country and, together with New Taipei, forms its largest metropolitan area.