Royal Lotus Hotel Saigon
Travel Blogs from Ho Chi Minh City
Already we're one country down, and onto our next...Vietnam. It's been on my wish list for years and I'm excited to finally get the chance to experience the history, the people, the culture.
We fly into Saigon on Air Asia, kind of the Asian version of Easyjet, but thankfully much more relaxed about baggage limits and hand luggage - we wear …
Star Hotel Pretty beach. Skipped the drunken tourist boat ride had my book stolen by a deaf kid. Was mad, but he needed it more than me.
Star Hotel. This place was a brothel. Ate soup with Pork Bits. Poured rain. Fell into an open sewer after too much Snake Wine. ****** up my knees. Bought a red baseball cap.
... of the sports bars near our hotel to watch the Premier League football. I headed down first whilst Laura slowly showered and dragged her heels before belatedly meeting me at the pub. I met a guy called Ben from Southampton who was watching the match whilst waiting for girlfriend to arrive too. Laura and his missus eventually arrived. Ben and his girlfriend were also engaged so Laura and her spent the whole night chatting about wedding stuff whilst we tuned into ...
... day of the cruise. It’s another beautiful day. Anna dives while I stay on the boat. The kids are jumping off the boat and chasing each other, playing pirates. Marlene and Lucas (divemaster) teach Ioan how to back-flip off the boat. He loves it and spends the rest of the morning doing it. Nina and Lewys are jumping off the boat with Jerry and Frank. Great times! We meet in town in the evening for a farewell dinner and a beer. The kids have got a cold and so have I. ...
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool