Mini statistics, how many times have I been to Vietnam? Ho Chi Minh City: 2000, 2009 & 2010 Nah Trang: 2006 Phu Quoc: 2010 Lang Co: 2013 Hanoi: 2013 A new place to go in 2017 - Con Dao We took late night flight CX0721 from Hong Kong to Ho Chi Minh City and arrived after... Continue Reading →
Pho - Vietnamese noodles soup, with some herbs and meat (usually chicken or beef) is a popular street food.
Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi, is a French colonial-style hotel, located in the heart of Hanoi, near Hoan Kiem Lake and Opera House. There are 2 Wings, Opera and Historical, with separated lobby and entry.
We have tried many in-villa BBQ’s in other resorts and we found the barbecue average, but the in-villa BBQ offered by Banyan Tree Lang Co was surprisingly good, highly recommended!
Laguna Lang Co Golf Club is developed by Laguna Lang Co (Banyan Tree Group), I don’t know too much about golf, just copied the info from Laguna web-site: Located within the greater Laguna Lang Co integrated resort lies the Laguna Lang Co Golf Club, an 18-hole, par-71 championship course designed by Sir Nick Faldo. The... Continue Reading →
Usually we skip hotel’s breakfast because we get up too late; but Banyan Tree Lang Co serves breakfast until 11:30am, there is no excuse to skip.
continued our journey after lunch ... the beautiful blue and green Marble Mountains (Ngu Hanh Son) is about 8km southeast of Da Nang City.
Lunch at a local restaurant in Hoi An - Morning Glory Restaurant so-called local restaurant, actually all customers are tourists ... but the foods were nice!
Hoi An Ancient Town is a UNESCO’s World Heritage site, it is a well-preserved example of a Southeast Asian trading port of the 15th to 19th centuries.Refer to UNESCO web-site for more details ...
Day 2, we had a day trip to My Son Sanctuary. My Son, the name in Vietnamese means "Beautiful Mountain" My Son Sanctuary is a UNESCO’s World Heritage Site, constructed between 4th and 13th centuries by the Kings of Champa. Refer to UNESCO web-site for more details. My Son is classified into 10 principal groups,... Continue Reading →
According to Banyan Tree’s web-site, Thu Quan offers all-day snack menu, tea and also cocktails and other alcoholic drink. But actually no snack is served, you can only order drink in Thu Quan, disappointed! Hope they will serve snack and light meal soon. The bar (coffee shop or game room) is really nice, cozy and... Continue Reading →