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Travel Blogs from Hanoi
After barely sleeping the night before as we took a red eye from India I tried to sleep in a bit. The hostel provided breakfast so that was nice. Had some toast and some Vietnamese noodle dishes. We left after breakfast to walk around Hanoi and find some quotes on travel deals to goto Sapa and Ha Long bay, two destinations that many people recommended to us. We got some ...
... Leo asked us where we were heading to and we told him Ha Long Bay so he suggested that he would get the card and have it delivered to us in Ha Long, we didn't have much choice so agreed and headed on are way. Now we had learned how to ride a motorbike in 20mins and what was the first road and only road out of Hanoi to Ha Long, the Hanoi Highway!! It was bloody terrifying, lorrys coming up your chuff, cars belting past you in very close proximity too - it was mental but looking ...
Arriving into Hanoi around 4:30am me and Stuart dragged ourselves off the coach, collected our backpacks and agreed on the general direction to start walking in. We both had a particular hostel in mind so we aimed to head to that one and then if that one was full continue onwards. We started walking past the Hoan Kiem Lake which i visited the last time I was in Hanoi 2 years ago – it looked completely different at this time of the morning, no one was around, there was ...
... the English of one of the girls were pretty good). I must say it was actually nice to have this conversation and help them with their project.
While we finished the conversation the next thing happened on the bridge. A number of Vietnamese women in the traditional silk outfits appeared on the bridge for some photo-shooting. It was the first time I saw such outifts, I must admit they looked absolute stunning in them (for any female reader who don't like men who enjoy seeing ...
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