Royal Hotel Danang
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- Room service
- Laundry facilities (self serve)
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Free parking
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... I'm cut out for haggling.... We do think we got 'marked' with a coloured carrier bag to warn other shop keepers that we're 'hard barginers' (ha!!) Sounds ridiculous I know but apparently it's s real thing and when Nicola asked about a vest in another shop at first they seemed happy to help but then touched her carrier and said 'no, no' and wouldn't serve her! We also passed a street bingo game - 'shame we couldn't play' I said as we passed....'oh ...
... through some boggy mud on the way, we were conscious of the state of our feet and offered to remove shoes before we entered the "brewer's" home. We needn't have worried as we walked through the living room to the kitchen to find rice being stewed, fermented and distilled in the same room as pigs were being kept, fed on the leftovers of the manufacturing process. At 75% alcohol, we thought we were fairly safe to sample the goods..... strong enough to kill ...
... was much more orderly as there were official lines and guards watching the whole process - thank goodness! When I got to the window the official started flicking through my passport one page at a time very slowly, kinda worrying. When he finally got to the last page with the Vietnamese visa he shoved my passport to the side and indicated for me to move over so his colleague could deal with me, ok now I was getting worried. When the other official got to my passport he again ...
... been amended as promised. Vaughan was really happy with them and so our shopping bags got a bit heavier.
During the previous day and today the rain had lashed down and we made the decision to purchase the additional suitcase we would be needing sooner in order to store all our purchases to prevent them from getting any wetter.
We managed to show some negotiating prowess and got quite a solid 4 wheel suitcase for $40. Purchases ...
... on the following day.
Our room did become available shortly thereafter and after dropping our bags we went to their restaurant to fuel up before the Great Shop in Hoi An. The restaurant and the food were spectacular, and could rival most of the top hotels we've stayed at.
This also set the scene for every other meal also being eaten here, with late night room service when we returned after a long day shopping becoming the norm.