Travel Blogs from Halong Bay
Quiet day started with a lazy breakfast overlooking the bay... Jumped a taxi into Halong City to look at the Junk cruises and check out the prices. Just like Viet Disney the place is deserted? There's so much building work going on with high rise hotels that I assume it must get busy at some point but right now we're walking down the main drag by …
... While most of the bike ride was flat, there were some major hills that were too steep and long to ride the bike up, so we had to walk them. Also, I would venture a guess that it was about 90 degrees today, and humid, so we were completely drenched in sweat when we got to the stopping place, where we thankfully were able to buy some drinks. That being said, it was a beautiful ride, the majority through a valley dramatically nestled between two steep lush ...
... and was completely understandable. GREAT!
We hit the road, for our 4 hour journey to the dock. It wasn't so bad, but the half way point break was welcome, as the full bus was slightly cramped for a taller creature like myself.
So here is the dock! We had arrived and our tandem boat lead us to our home for the next 2 days.
The boat was really ...
... was once caught short whilst travelling down the coast. Subsequently each of the outcrops, and there are thousands of them, denotes a portion of the dragon's diet. Consequently there are monoliths called, "Bad Curry" , "Sultana Rock", " Poop Tower" and the famous "Alfonse's Tummy Troubles".
I guess it's just wanting to know as much as I can about the places we visit drives me to investigate and allows me to discover these things. Tam Biet
... Vieng in Laos, and to what Jude and I saw near Guilin in China more than 25 years ago. So, with gaps in between, this mountain range of limestone peaks clearly covers a fairly large swath of Southeast Asia.
It was raining when we left Hanoi, the first rain of our trip, so we were concerned about visibility. Luckily, the rain stopped by the time we got here, but it remained overcast. While we would have preferred clear blue ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsViethouse Lodge Halong Bay
Just a little remote.
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