Asean Halong Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Airport Transportation
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
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After a very restful and much-needed sleep on our boat, we woke early to enjoy breakfast with our new friends from Spain and another young man from France. We continued to enjoy looking out the windows of our boat to take in the beautiful views of Halong Bay and took more pictures on the top deck. Following lunch, we had fun watching a cooking demonstration given by our guide, Binh. He showed us the simple steps for making fried spring rolls, which we had previously made in ...
... other group was a mother and daughter pair from Australia so there would only be five females on the boat. The crew was made up of seven men including our tour guide so we all relished in the idea of being catered by the all male staff.
It was clear that the cruise would be one of the highlights of our trip as soon as we headed out to the Bay and we began to see all of the enormous lime rocks jutting out of the water. They were picturesque, ...
... the village. I bought a carved shell from the daughter for Emma – the girl was bold but not rude and I thought it was cute.
The tender took us to a small dock where we were greeted by a fleet of lady Vietnamese skiff pilots. The rowed us through the village while our own tour guide gave us the lowdown. The village population is at low point currently as the government is actively incenting families to relocate to the mainland. I think ...
... came from the lemon grass and pepper, there wasn't any chili. It was packed with flavour and a great way to start a meal. Next was a cleansing fresh chicken salad, lots of fresh Vietnamese mint lifted it, with a light rice wine vinegar dressing. Clams with chopped spring onion followed- very tasty. Thinking that was the end of our meal we were surprised when a coconut was bought out. We lifted the lid and a heart had been cut out and inside were two huge ...
... managed to pick it up where it just sat cheaping in my hands. I then walked towards the house next door to have the lady point back to the man. No one wanted to claim my new little friend. Eventually a woman came over and so I tried to give her the bird, no such luck she just carried on pointing. Eventually , after lots of pointing and charades, I was able to put the like guy back with all the other chickens and chicks . My good deed for the day. We then ...