Golden Rose Hotel
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- Adjoining Rooms
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
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Today we take a boat ride along the Mekong River & stopped at an island for some fruits & traditional music. We then had a horse & carriage almost like ride. Back on the boat & we went to another island for lunch, I decided to hold a python around my neck, which was quite an experience, and then enjoyed a traffic jam rid on a boat along one of the …
Early morning for our bus ride to the Cu Chi Tunnels today with our local guide who was hilarious but spoke the whole 1 hr 45 mins there & back! Info overload, could have done with a 30 min briefing. On arrival we seen traps they used to kill the American Soldiers, had the chance to get Into a small tunnel (I'll attach some photos soon) & shoot …
... The other thing that is different is the amount of bikes...I thought Hanoi was a physical impossibility but Ho Chi Minh City is one huge motor bike park. There were literally thousands surrounding the taxi as we headed to the hotel, all with about 4 people on them.
We arrived at the Intercontinental Hotel and received a nice surprise. Our friend Tash from BKK is the GM of the Thailand and actually opened the hotel in Ho Chi Minh a couple of years ago. ...
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Suddenly he emerged with two bags – the Paul of old, a shade tubbier perhaps but much the same as the man I had last seen in Cairo 23 years earlier. He looked the same, but had all those years of housemastering and headmastering changed him inside? Would I be able to relate to this prestigious educational personage; would he be able to relate to me?
My fears proved unfounded. In the taxi the banter flowed as of old.
We entered my ...
... to the bar, within seconds there were hundreds of people crowded round sticky beaking. We had front row seats. The police, of course, did nothing to break it up. Being in the middle of the road they were blocking the traffic, which in turn caused more chaos, with 10 million cars and motos trying to get through. This lasted about half an hour, before dispersing itself long after the police had given up and driven away! Next we witnessed a man send ...