Xuan Mai Hotel
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For the last two days I've been fairly sick and I can tell you that being sick when you're on a tour of the Mekong Delta is not a barrel of laughs.
I'll start with what my tour itinerary was:
"Day 2: Can Tho - Cai Rang - Chau Doc
In the morning a boat will take us cruising to the busiest floating markets of the Mekong River: Cai …
There's nothing quite like getting up early for a ferry just to be squeezed into a bus and driven around in circles for hours is there? No, I wasn't just randomly naming frustrating events and yes this happened, this time courtesy of a cock bus driver that insisted on stopping the bus and demanding payment from us, even though we were already late …
Na 2 dagen genieten van een resort en strand was het helaas alweer tijd om door te reizen. Weer lekker met de bus! Wel weer een goede dit keer, zijn er al wel achter dat je beter bij een gerenommeerd bureau je bustickets kan regelen dan bij je hotel bijvoorbeeld. Nu weer bij Sinh Cafe geboekt en dat bevalt! We hadden de avond ervoor alweer gebeld …
Ohhh my… Ho Chi Minh City! Motorbike traffic honks and swerves its way through the trash-strewn streets in a constant stream, while people squat on the broken, buckled sidewalks or sit on kid-size plastic chairs eating bowls of noodles and drinking beer from street vendors. I've seen multiple people spitting on the sidewalk and then hocking …
Day 1 - Chau Doc to Can Tho
Our pick-up motos arrived and dropped us at the gates to the bus station. Navigating a busy bus station with no English signage is no walk in the park. After flashing our LUXURY EXPRESS BUS tickets to all the drivers we could find, we were suddenly shoved into a typical South African minibus taxi apparently …
How has this hotel rated in the past?
Good fresh breakfast
Room clean though a little small.
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.