The Land Travel Blog
We’ve spent several days in Hanoi taking on the sights at a relaxed pace and generally just kind of hanging out in the city, walking around in the old quarter. 885 more words
1 month, 1 week ago
10,000 Miles & More
6 December 2001
Went to see Uncle Ho today, “where he lives now”, ie in his mausoleum. I think I may now have the full set of pickled Communist leaders: Lenin, Mao and now Ho Chi Minh. 219 more words
1 month, 3 weeks ago
No real sleep in today, but not up that early, either.
That plan for the day?
Ticking off another thing from my list. Well, a couple of things, actually. 3,862 more words
2 months ago
Hark! The Silence
Our last day in Hanoi!
The weather was still gloomy at that point, but the cold weather was such a blessing because we just walked all over the city that day. 2,455 more words
3 months, 2 weeks ago
Hanoi was our first stop on our 11-day Vietnam-Cambodia trip (see summary here). We visited this ancient and historically important city on the first week of February which incidentally was winter. 1,116 more words
5 months, 4 weeks ago
Days 23 & 24. Tues 5/31 & Wed 6/01
Central Backpackers Pub Crawl, trip planning, Hoa Lo Prison, Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, Water Puppet Show… 916 more words
6 months ago
So we’ve now travelled almost the length of Vietnam reaching Hanoi in the north. Day 6 started with a visit to Ho Chi Minh’s very impressive and well guarded mausoleum. 473 more words
6 months, 3 weeks ago