Northern Hotel Saigon
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
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June 1st night –
We were at a Bar/ restaurant next to the hotel, and we sat next to some folks from Texas and New Jersey. Go figure!! The guy from Texas sold Zepp and he sold that product to KM Pasadena. Small world!!! Carlos, you may know the guy Keene Applewhite.
Went to bed and all I dreamed about were beeping horns from scooters …
... to grow significantly in the next five years. We discussed the demographics and the future of the country.
Again, the same subject came up related to cash vs. credit. Not much more to add.
Some facts –• The use of cell phone and cable is growing rapidly • Majority of the country is agrarian • The dairy purchase is one of largest part of a families ...
... The first thing you notice as you drive through the countryside is how much poorer Cambodia is. Very little traffic and the housing is more traditional looking,many on stilts and far far fewer scooters and motor bikes. The countryside looked fertile enough and the paddy fields stretched as far as the eye could see. there were a few stalls at the side of the road with a small selection of produce.The towns and villages were mostly full of single storey buildings with the shops ...
... are built up around a central pool, again, like most, this pool had a wave machine. When we arrived this is one of the first things you come across (especially if you've not been playing close attention like us). Becky decided that the water was far too cold for this kind of nonsense and decided it would be best if I went on a ride first. So I stepped up to the challenge and decided to go on one of those triple dip foam mat rides that every self-respecting water ...
... for each tourist we were 'escorted’ by several guys for security). Our first course was Ben Bo Hue, a beef noodle soup that was similar to pho, but wasn’t. It was very good, and as much as I wanted to eat it all, the night was young and there were many more courses ahead!
Everyone found their girl and motorbike and back into the streets we went. The traffic is insane and the girls, along with the rest of Saigon, weave in and ...