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Hanoi again

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


Vietnam 2016 - Trip Report 13


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


Vietnam: Day 3

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


1 Day in Hanoi

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


Vietnam or Bust

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

Vietnam - Hanoi

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


Streets of Hanoi

Warning: This post will be mainly photos as I really can’t choose from the lot what to post on our recent Hanoi trip.

When we found out that there’s a long weekend over Labor Day and Liberation Day, it was too tempting not to book a holiday. 983 more words