Thuy Lam Hotel
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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... luggage and we were greeted by Nancy who I has been communicating with and they immediately gave us a refreshing lemon drink and asked us to sit down while they checked us in and confirmed details for our excursion to Halong Bay tomorrow. We then took the lift to the 6th floor because that’s as far as it went and then walked up to the 7th floor where we had the room at the front with a balcony looking down ...
... was long, the queue went down very quickly - it became clear why when we got into the mausoleum. The line was being ushered along at breakneck pace by guards dressed all in white and brandishing large bayoneted rifles. Ho Chi Minh was laid to rest in a glass casket and lit with some eerie orange lights, I guess to give him a bit of colour. I suppose being dead for half a century will pale you out a bit. The line was moving so fast that we only spent ...
... the thing though, I am only used to Christian practices. This was something completely foreign to me, and thus I felt that I would be extremely intrusive if I were to enter. I decided to admire the abundance of golden buddha statues and burning incense from afar, outside the entrance doors. I was still able to see the inside pretty well, and was overall satisfied with my visit.
My next visit was to the one of the oldest and most prominent pagodas in the region. ...
... if we needed an excuse. We played drinking games in the kitchen for a while before getting taxis to Hero club near West Lake. It was good fun and being outside the centre meant that it was able to remain open and was a mixture of locals and tourists/volunteers who had sussed out the club. We had a good night of dancing before heading home. On Sunday we had a very lazy day catching up on sleep and chilling until the early evening where we decided to go into Old ...
... more birthdays with us, Judson Lim! I know you had a blast being our Fanny :)
I didn't really sleep well that night I don't know why. One thing I know was ...