We would have liked to have spent a bit of time in
It is an amazing place. I used to think
What saved our sanity was our hotel. We stayed on the executive floor of the Hanoi Horison Hotel, a five star Swiss-Belhotel. It would have cost at least $400 in most places, but cost $130 USD in
On Sunday afternoon, we did something we hadn’t done before; we took rides around the French Quarter in bicycle rickshaws. It was a bit easier than walking, but still somewhat perilous, especially when buses and trucks seemed to be coming right at us. After half an hour, we had had enough, since we were uncomfortable having these slight young men having to pedal so hard to transport our overweight bodies.
On Monday we decided to take a guided tour out to
The trip around
As we drove back, I realized that the reason I hadn’t seen many new buildings in
After three days, we were ready to leave