@doremun96 "It is controlled (and occupied) by the People's Republic of China, and also claimed by Taiwan (Republic of China) and Vietnam." https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paracel_Islands Sad to say but Chinese hegemony is going to play out over the next 10-100 years. Home of Dragon Hole - the deepest known underwater sinkhole (blue hole) in the world (982 feet / 300 meters). "The local fishermen call it the "eye" of the South China Sea, and believe it is where the Monkey King, depicted in the novel "Journey to the West", found his golden cudgel." https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dragon_Hole