Travel Blogs from Hue
Itinerary: Today, we drive to Hue. We stop at beautiful China Beach and then continue on to the Cham Museum in Danang.
In the afternoon, we arrive in Hue. Serving as Vietnam's capital from 1802 - 1945, Hue has traditionally been one of the country's cultural, religious and educational centers. We will visit the Dai Noi citadel and view …
Itinerary: Today's adventure begins as we board our boat for a trip on the Perfume River. We will visit the Tien Mu Pagoda and the tombs of the emperors Tu Duc and Khai Dinh.
After lunch, we see the local Dong Ba market and take cyclos to explore the ancient streets of Hue. Overnight at the Romance Hotel.
We flew into Hue (pronounced "Way") from Hanoi and arrived on an overcast day. We took the bus into the city (something we are becoming more comfortable with as we continue on each leg of our trip) and hoped to find a cab in the downtown core that could take us to our hotel. At the drop off point, we were immediately …
... to plan our move for tommorrow so use the computer in the room to find a hotel in our next stop which is Hoi An. We have chosen a private driver bit expensive at £43, but he will rake us to several places on route which we would otherwise have to pay to get to see, you can do it on the train or bus much cheaper, but these go straight there. We go out for dinner then back to the hotel to pack and Skype call ...
... of the places I went to eat in the city, the staff where very friendly and very interested in the fact that I was travelling alone, a novelty to them. They also were engaging as a means to practice their English and was totally honest about that and in retrun learned that most of them had graduated with a tourism degree and wanted to work in hotels or as a tour guide but have been told that their English isn’t good enough. So they are trying to improve ...
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- Wheelchair accessibility
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