TripAdvisor Reviews Kim Lien Hanoi
Travel Blogs from Hanoi
... see through then
>suddenly upon entering Laos we were greeted with warm sunshine and
>beautiful happy mountains. I think there is a permanent rain cloud
>over top of Northern Vietnam because the feeling of entering a new
>country had never looked so promising and never felt so good. I do
>love Vietnam but its a perfect example of a country that has seen
>how great tourism can be for it and has now decided to ...
...well... getting there slowly...
But it's a must have down here!!!
No drive licence needed nor insurance... well It's Vietnam, what do you expect!!!
More independence... and more risky...but it will be worthed!!!
PS: the most expensive thing... the helmet: d 430.000 = £ 12,30
... 350,000 dong to check a bag. Later I ran into some girls teaching in Thailand who were vacationing in Vietnam and they also said the same thing - that checking a bag is expensive if you do it while checking in. So I'm not sure if the lady just charged my credit card or if I somehow luckily got my bag checked for free. Guess we'll have to see!
Did the usual dance of getting on a bus to take us to the plane where we board from the ground ...
Flight from Sydney to ho chi ming city was smooth and enjoyable. Tony (that's me) watched 3 movies and quickly changed my mind on 2 others-Alex, watched Captain America - winter Something - as beliveable as the other 2 but more action.
Flight out of Hcmc to Hanoi ...
... the snakes down and cut them open. They then removed there hearts and whilst the hearts were still beating they placed them into a shot glass and James and another downed the beating hearts. Ill be honest I had to look away. Afterwards they put the snake blood and snake bile into shot classes for all to drink. Again I had to decline that offer.
We all then eat spring roll snake, spare rib snake (I had no idea snakes had ribs). Snake wrapped in leafs. Kus kus snake. All ...