Sao Mai Hotel
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The town dogs barked most of the night spoiling our sleep, I had to shut our windows and put the fan on to drown out the yapping. I hired another motorbike for the day and we went off into the mountains to see the Ethnic tribes of this area. Once again we located some family groups and Nora was again in her element handing out the clothes, one …
We were going to Bac Ha today and were told the bus is at 5 o'clock, so leaving early some very sleepy and surprised hotel staff told us No! No! 5 pm, so back to bed for some more welcome sleep. We left mid morning for Lao Cai reaching the restaurant where we were to connect the next bus at 10 am. The bus didn't arrive, wait till 11 am then 12 noon …
... took a bridge across the river and found that they were still building the road into Coc Pai, meaning that much of it was sand, gravel or waterlogged mud. But we slipped and slewed our way into town to find a hotel. The karaoke across the hall got progressively louder as the evening wore on,and a few drunken guys tried to enter the room on their way out, but mercifully it ended before midnight and we were able to get some ...
... English but goes to the primary school
down the road. Primary school here seems to be more like a kindergarten and
lower primary, with the secondary school only teaching lids up to about 9. High
school is only available in the bigger towns like sapa and is very expensive as
the government doesn’t pay for it like the other two. Sinhs husband goes ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsSao Mai Hotel Lao Cai
I would stay here again, magnificent views, nice staff and not expensive
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