Rising Dragon Grand Hotel
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I started Friday with a walk round the lake and read in the guidebook said to visit a temple on the lake because of a giant embalmed tortoise (and very little). I took a picture of the big ugly embalmed tortoise (I'm pretty sure it was actually a turtle) and then found a cat wandering round nearby and picked it up to artificially photobomb my …
... going for a long swim in the sea then the pool and finally me, dad and robin trying the tight rope! Dad was the least successful! It was then time for lunch so we walked along the beach to eat. We then headed back and it was about time to be picked up to be taken to the next beach! Only two nights left with my parents! Me and robin were staying at the resort next to mum and dad but we came to love the restaurant and bar where we were staying. (Even after me and robin had left and ...
... used to alternate building/courtyard/building/courtyard to insure a good ventilation but it is not the case anymore. Now they cover the all length with building and they also build upward. Space is expensive in Hanoi!
L'architecture à Hanoi est très particulière. Je me suis rendu compte assez vite que ce type d'architecture était beaucoup présente au Vietnam (du moins au nord). Je parle des maisons tubes. A ...
Early start again this morning with 6.30 Tai Chi on the front deck of the boat. It is a nice start to the day, even when you bend in the wrong direction! We then enjoyed coffee and pastries before heading off on an excursion to the floating villages. We boarded our smaller boat at 7.30 to go to the village, here we were transferred to one of the local boats made of basket weave. There were 4 per boat and we had a local lady to ...
... So on we bounded with our stupid sombreros to a bus full of sleepy study abroad students who were all presumably very intelligent and muttered something about us being gap yar kids. We explained ourselves and rescued the situation that we werent going to be forcing them into body shots as they had been warned by there tour guide. And now I'm switching my phone off for the weekend so ill write more when we're back. Now ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
TravelPod Member ReviewsRising Dragon Grand Hotel Hanoi
The rooms are nice and include an in-room computer. The staff are friendly and very helpful.
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.