Rising Dragon Grand Hotel
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
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TravelPod Member ReviewsRising Dragon Grand Hotel Hanoi
The rooms are nice and include an in-room computer. The staff are friendly and very helpful.
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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 …
... with Mr Ted, who is funny little man. He's an very religious tattooed character, with no teeth and rocks an army print cap. He took us to all the local cheap eateries and gave us advice about traveling Asia, we bought him a bottle of wine (his fav) to say thanks for all the little tours and help and went our separate ways. We ended the night with some friends we'd made in Ha Long Bay, ended up staying up all night and got straight onto our morning bus into Cambodia. So although ...
... here. The Bishop presided and preached, but what he said is unknown to me, and perhaps a large proportion of the congregation who did not seem very engaged with the sacrifice of the Mass. Good to be there though. Rick tried to get a shave of his goatee at the hair dressers over the road, but they seemed only prepared for haircuts. No scissors to be seen anywhere, so they may have to send out for ...
... the beaten track, you see the real Vietnam: stunning views, extremely friendly people, kids playing and older people laughing. It's an interesting country with an interesting history. But now I can't wait to head to Indonesia. The weather has been a bit less the last ten days or so, and I'm starting to lose my tan I had been working on since flying into Thailand. Indonesia should be better! I've got six weeks, which is nearly not enough to see most of it, but let's give it a try.
... seconds walk around the open coffin with a body on it behind the glass box. I mean making such a fuss around a dead body (regardless of who the person was) is just .... hmm... void. But that's just my opinion, based on my belief system and views. Uncle Ho must have reincarnated into someone who doesn't give a monkey of his previous "material coat" ;)
There is waaay more to write about this city, but just check the photos and I hope you can get the climate of this place.