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 …
... passengers. Turns out the Australian family husband/father works as a location gaff on Home and Away...very interesting...while we bonded most famously with the two teachers living and working in Bangkok, One of them Gina, was a music teacher and even knows Christina...one of the nicer Rock Choir leaders I met while working for that terrible company a few years ago. After lunch we were taken to a small island and given a ...
... I all checked back into the same hostel as we were staying in before. We got changed and ready and met up the whole gang from the tour at the sister hostel and went out for our last meal together. One beer led to another and we all ended up on the bar crawl again playing the same drinking games and rules... I don't know how my body managed after two nights of drinking and such little sleep but another very good night was spent with a very good group of ...
... encourage the oyster to reject it by forming layers of the pearlescent coating on the foreign object. Apparently only 10% of the oysters form perfect round pearls, the imperfect ones are used in cosmetics. Now I know where the cream I use to give my skin a glow comes from! Back to the junk for yet more food as we headed back to the port and the long journey back to Hanoi. It was an unforgettable anniversary in an unforgettable ...
Back in December, my friends and I had toyed around with the idea of meeting up in Asia. The one place we had our sights on, was Ha Long Bay - about 4 hours outside of Hanoi.
Honestly, I thought it would never really happen; I mean that's a lot of work.
And then, little by little, things started to come together.
Nate and his friend Ryan (Fris) worked really hard to find and coordinate a trip to Ha Long Bay for ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
TravelPod Member ReviewsViethouse Lodge Halong Bay
Just a little remote.
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.