Nam Hai Hotel
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Today was the first full day spent in Vietnam and first impressions, I love it!
We started quite early, 9 o clock leave, breakfast in the hotel. I opted for an English breakfast, fried egg, a very small but delicious piece of bacon, three very red tomotoes and a huge piece of bread. I need to stick with what I know for my first meal, set me up for the rest of the day.
We took a walk to the bus stop, stopped at Bay Mau Lake which is the centre of Hanoi, and carried ...
... on all the bank notes) was. Security was tight here, with no water even allowed in. It was quite a weird experience to be honest, seeing a dead body. The guy has been dead something like 40 years yet his body is pretty much in perfect condition. Suppose he gets looked after well being a national treasure! After this, we headed round the grounds surrounding the mausoleum, which is where Mr Minh used to reside. They were pretty nice, although we had timed ...
... we still weren't going to annoy them and decided to go for a couple of cheap beers instead, a big (500ml?) bottle of Tiger beer was only 10,000VND in the Gecko bar/ restaurant (that's a little less than $0.50) Later going out for some food which nearly involved us walking around all of Hanoi to find some cheap food and finally stumbled across a very busy street with a mixture of western and Asian sat on very small plastic chairs eating some very good and cheap food. We went by ...
... knew just the place. There we sat again on little plastic chairs on the street drinking the home brew complimented with peanuts, cucumber slices and pork slithers rolled on banana leaved to keep fresh, all delicious. Te to head back to the hotel and say goodbye. Freshened up and put again for some dinner and finish with a few scotches at a local jazz club where a well renowned jazz band were belting out there stuff, all up a big adventurous ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Kids activities or Babysitting
Small clean to a bit noisy Road and still silence
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