Saigon Royal Hotel
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- Smoking rooms available
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Travel Blogs from Ho Chi Minh City
It was an epic effort and mad rush but we made it to the plane and to Ho Chi Minh in one piece. After a walk around town to find some spring rolls for dinner we chilled out with a can or two of 333 beer and caught up on some sleep.
... and I scoffed a foot long with marinara sauce, bacon and extra cheese. After this we went back to the hostel and got ready for a night out. We went to the first bar on the corner of our road and had some jaegers! They actually lie to get you in their bar and say 241 or 20,000 a beer but when you get in the bar it's different! Then we went to donkey bar where we stayed most of the night as they have a pool table and you can play your own music!
... that it wasn't local cuisine but you never turn down a good burger when you don't know when your next western meal will be. It took a fair bit of asking around and walking in circles but eventually we find it tucked up a small alleyway next to the market. The reviews were correct and it really was one of the best burger places we had ever been. It of course came at a price but we had missed breakfast from feeling ill so this made up for it. 19th June - Today we are visiting ...
... of museum-goers.
This palace is very close to the cathedral and the central post office, both of which are on most day-tour of Ho Chi Minh City.
On the lawns outside the cathedral, we participated in a wedding picture shoot. The bride, dressed in traditional red and gold sarong, gladly accepted our request to take a picture with them.
Lunch of Pho
My first experience savoring the Vietnamese Pho – rice noodles swimming in a meat stew with ...
... next floor down we discovered the issues with communism and the North vs South split as well as why other countries got involved. There were sections dedicated to the innocent victims of the war, where American soldiers disembowelled a 6 year old girl after finding her hiding in a sewer. We decided there was no hope for humanity. We knew that the Vietnamese had done atrocious things as well, but the museum was very focused on how bad the Americans were and ...