Vietnam

Ben Thanh Market and a bit of City Tour

Ben Thanh Market and a bit of City Tour

After the tour in Mekong River we all hurriedly went to downtown HCMC. On our list were Saigon Square and Ben Thanh Market but of course there’s a lot of distractions along the way. We all went to Saigon Square first. Just like Divisoria, stalls are back to back. It’s a bit squeezy. We’re looking for […]

Day Tour in Mekong Delta – My Tho and Ben Tre

Day Tour in Mekong Delta – My Tho and Ben Tre

Long will still be with us for a day tour in Mekong River. We asked him to adjust our itinerary an hour earlier since Jha and Silken will have a late afternoon flight to catch back to Bangkok. We met with him at the hotel lobby 6am. All set and ready for another tour. Our […]

Water Puppet Show and Saigon River Dinner Cruise

Water Puppet Show and Saigon River Dinner Cruise

We availed the 6:30pm water puppet show. Water Puppetry has been part of Vietnam’s cultural heritage. It showcase Vietnam’s history and culture. The orchestra accompanies the performance with traditional music and song. At the hotel’s lobby. Our guide Phong met us here. Golden Dragon Water Puppet Theatre   before the show Us inside the theatre, we’re sitting […]

HCMC Day 1 (Part 1) – Cu Chi Tunnel

HCMC Day 1 (Part 1) – Cu Chi Tunnel

First morning in Ho Chi Minh City we don’t know yet if we’ll transfer hotel or not. Some problem I’ve mentioned on my previous post when we checked-in. Still we manage to smile 🙂 Our big group. 11 of us in total, Earl missing, he’s taking the photo. Instead of booking tours we decided to […]

HCMC Accommodation – IC Asiana Saigon

HCMC Accommodation – IC Asiana Saigon

This trip was last September 2011. I’ve mentioned on my earlier posts that I’ve been busy for the last quarter of 2011. And also I can’t make an entry in one seating. I’m easily distracted by people around me. Yeah I know I’m not a multitasked person. I usually write when I’m alone. The downside […]