Kim Yen Hotel
Travel Blogs from Ho Chi Minh City
... then told us he had to head to work and couldn't afford to wait any longer so gave us two golden shiny tickets to head to the VIP party inside! So we started off being the peasant westerners that needed their fast food fix to the cool, hip, mysterious foreigners that are now part of the party. So we headed inside, ordered our meals including a free apple pie, and joined the locals to eat our food. The atmosphere was crazy, just like HCMC itself, everyone was full of joy. A ...
... people on the bus- which meant we had he absolute worst seats!!!! I was on a top bunk practically sleeping with a couple, our beds were so close together. The driver was swerving in and out, so I felt like I was going to fall out of bed. Then a girl started arguing with the driver because he was smoking on the bus and then another customer got involved and tried to kick her off the bus!! Finally the bus broke down for a while. I just have up on sleeping after ...
... position "A" once again,and all for the staggering price of $30 a night,breaky included,sweet!!! Our mornings have been spent having a leisurely breakfast with the Peacocks,chatting and laughing,non-stop,then heading to the killer beach,lounging and reading all day,us in the sun,them under the palapa,with a couple of swims thrown in for good measure,followed by our famous home made lunches that consist of fresh baguettes,ham and cheese,and loads of fresh veg from ...
... ride. He was asking for €40 between us!! :-O never getting a cyclo again!!! We walked around a bit and took a taxi to a nice restaurant we'd heard off. It was verrrrry nice inside and we both treated ourselves to a cocktail :-) We weren't loving Ho Chi Minh and felt like it was so big we couldn't navigate it very well. So after an early night we went a booked a hop on hop ...
... uns? Achso, total gŁnstig, nur 3.200.000,- Dong :-) Willkommen im Land des Spielgeldes und einer Inflationsrate von 6%!
In echtes Geld umgerechnet sind das 150 USD.
Wir streifen durch die Stadt und wundern uns, dass wir statt Kommunismus eigentlich nur "Konsumismus" vorfinden. Das Land ist auf dem Weg in die Moderne und entwickelt sich schnell.
Und Geschichte? Die finden wir im Kriegsmuseum. Eigentlich wollte ich mich etwas tiefer in das Thema einlesen, bevor ...
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- Adjoining Rooms
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Free parking