Bongsen Annex Hotel
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Today we fly from Bangkok to Ho Chi Minh city. Its the start of our ten day Vietnam visit.
Well here we are - in Ho Chi Minh City. We finally made it and the heat has hit us a little but it's the massive shopping opportunities which have made the biggest impact!
All the team have become expert at bargaining and negotiating "best price" for a massive variety of items - t shirts, designer undies (yes, Jack with 10 pairs, Simmo …
... yet more temples. Unfortunately this is where it all unravelled and the lost layers of skin, brain cells, and quite frankly some dignity came in. Turning a corner looking for a place to stop, I couldn't tell you what happened, except my head was suddenly colliding with the pavement.. In complete shock the only thing that stopped my body from completely shutting down was the fact that the pavement may well have been on fire it was so hot... Jumping up did nothing for my head by I ...
... variants, all annotated. By a number? Great fun and we are here. People are kindly and patient with these foreigners. Wandered not too far at night to orientate ourselves and carry out an impromptu tasting of the various beers. All very good and start to taste the same very quickly. Had some delicious pancake rolls and deep fried prawns to accompany the beers. All very convivial. Noticed that many of the young folk, by about 9:30pm congregate around some ...
Day 8 Today we woke up at 7:30 in the morning and had time to have a nice breakfast in the hotel in Ho Chi Minh City before heading off to the Cu Chi tunnels. Once we arrived we followed Hong around as he told us the history of the Vietnamese and the Vietnam war. First up we got to squeeze in to a tiny hole the size of the real tunnels from the war and put the clay lid covered in leaves on top of ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsBongsen Annex Hotel Ho Chi Minh City
Clean and tidy hotel, providing easy walking to see the sights of HCM city
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