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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Outdoor pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... thing, then went out for a wander around Sapa. We went the wrong way at first, and started walking to the next town, accompanied by a couple of women, trying to sell us stuff. I say us, but it was just Darren. They gave up on me and Susie. Maybe he has a scent they pick up on. We turned back, and on the way stopped for a drink at a nice little restaurant with an amazing view over the valley. We were spotted by the Aaaaaalllleeeeecccccc girls on the way in, but managed to get around ...
... it was a bit deformed. Back on the boat there was time to pack, chill and enjoy the views for our last bit of cruising around. Then whilst still digesting from breakfast we were served 'brunch'. This was code for massive lunch that will stuff you so full that you cannot move! It started with salad and a strange gloopy prawn soup which actually tasted quite nice. We then got fried corn, again strange but weirdly yummy. Next ...
... drinking and non), karaoke and card games. We met loads of lovely people and had a fun night with them all. It was an amazing day and so good to get away from the city and everything that had been going off the last few days too. A well deserved break of us both. Now for a night sleeping on the boat, hopefully the sea is calm and there's no rocking. Not sure what we're like with sea sick. Good night from the middle of the ocean at Halong ...
... noodles. Afterwards, we headed by bus back to Hanoi. We were dropped off at our old hotel, which is run by truly nice people. They basically are still letting us stay at the hotel, including showering there and drinking free beverages there, even though we checked out. We got some food recommendations and finally tried xo xeo and egg coffee. Xo xeo is a sticky rice dish which we got with fried onion, pork fat, and Chinese sausage. For a one dollar snack it was delicious! Next ...
... the thought of it being so close to the water surface level did freak me out. But so far I haven't let my fears hold me back from anything. So I did it!! I loved it! Whilst my partner had no concept of rhythm (or her left and right) we managed to paddle around exploring the small caves for an hour. We then headed to one of the small Islands to check out the sunset. Supper time was a mini class of how to make spring rolls - followed by eating them and many ...