Quoc Hoa Hotel Hanoi
Travel Blogs from Hanoi
The trip into the city from the airport gave us a good indication of what life in Hanoi is all about: bustling, chaotic with motorbikes everywhere - 1 for every 2 people. And when the guide books say "street food", it really is! Everything happens on the street with low plastic chairs strewn on the pavements for cooking, eating and people-watching …
After checking out of the hotel,, the transport arrived on time ( Cath gave the receptionist a bit of a mouth full about this **** hotel.....), we made it to the airport. The flight was on time and left on time, but that's about all I can say was good about it.
I had some idiot messing about behind me,, some chav in front who …
... puppets would enter from either behind the curtain or under water. To the side of the stage was the band and singers. It was a real good experience as it went through the life of Vietnamese people. The workers on the farms and fishermen and it indicated how important the water was to them in every day life. We also witnessed a woman fall off her seat next to us whilst trying to take a photograph close up.
Saturday 8th February - We booked our Halong bay trip. ...
We had a bit of a wobble this morning. I was running a bit late so Chrissie said she would go to the bank on her own. She couldn't find the bank so had to go to a ATM and it would only let her take out two million dong. I am finding this money impossible to grasp. Two million dong is about sixty pounds!! Then Chrissie was lost and couldn't find her way back to the hotel. I felt awful letting her go on her own. When she finally got back we went ...
... best of ones imagination. It took us a full hour to make our way through the cavernous maze,and as much as we tried to document the moment on film it truly was impossible,something like this is not just about the visual,but its as much about the musty smell,dim lighting,cool dank sensation on your skin,its all of that which makes the experience so incredible. We took the crew boat back to the boat and prepared for our evening meal.It had been a long day and i was not quite ...
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