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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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... Any sandstone tends to be black, due to the humidity. As we exited by the east gate, cycloshaws were waiting to take us back to our hotel where we fell into the shower before collapsing on our beds, exhausted. The heat and humidity certainly took their toll.
After a doze, we went for a last swim and meal in Hue. Onwards to Hanoi tomorrow, where the weather has changed. The forecast is only in the mid 20s, with a possibility of thunderstorms.
An early start for us this morning. We planned to rent some bikes so wanted to make use of the day. Breakfast was the usual affair of lots of differing things, I was the intrepid eater this morning and went for the Hue Rice Noodles for breakfast, a spicy way to start the day but went down very well. We set off at half nine to go get the bikes. We decided to pay a bit extra and go for some descent bikes. Giant bikes, my first time on 650B wheel size! They had front suspension and ...
... grinned down into rice flower. The guide was very informative and even showed us how it all worked. They also showed us what they used for rain gear, banana leaves sewn together. They showed us how they transported water to their crops, fished and even Cau Trau. Similar to chewing tobacco this was what the women would chewed on instead of smoking. It was made up of petonase nut, and leaves, and a white paste that Im not sure of. I of course tried it and ...
... Hue and Hoi An I was going to have some peace and quiet with my own room. As I was leaving Hue the following day, I dumped my bags in my room and went exploring. Hue was once the capital of Vietnam, during the "Nguyen Dynasty" (also the last dynasty in Vietnamese history) that lasted from 1802 - 1945 when the Nationalist forces (under Ho Chi Minh whose face is everywhere and is worshiped like Mao is in China because of independance and driving the Americans away) declared ...
... totalled £57, which we would have spent anywhere in the UK so a real value for money meal considering all we had, the food and service were unforgettable and our bellies were happy for the change of flavours! We go all the way to Vietnam and our favourite meal so far is an Italian... Ooops! Off to bed a little fuzzy around the edges from the wine (most we have had to drink all holiday!) and it was a late night at 22:30 for our 6am alarm and tour to the Chu Chi tunnels in the ...