Blogs from Hué, Thua Thien - Huế, North Central Coast, Vietnam, Asia - page 74


Asia » Vietnam » North Central Coast » Thua Thien - Huế » Hué November 27th 2002

Vel, tasset ut for aa finne meg frokost, og endte med aa ikke komme meg tilbake til hotellet mitt foer naa (eller rettere sagt, jeg er paa vei til hotellet mitt naa, og klokka er 22:00). Fant et sted som heter Stop and Go Cafe, hvor jeg dumpet innpaa mr. Do, som eier nevnte kafe. Mr. Do er en staut kar i 60-aarene, men totalt soelvgraatt haar, og det virker som han har dedikert livet sitt til reisende. Han overtaler meg til aa ta en guidet motorsykkeltur rundt i Hue, med han som guide. Og etter en fantastisk lunsj som bestaar av en rispannekake saa setter vi avgaarde. Naa skal det nevnes at de rispannekaken er mer enn BARE en rispannekake. Det er en pannekake laget av ris (jada, jada, jeg vet dere skjoente det da...), ... read more

Asia » Vietnam » North Central Coast » Thua Thien - Huế » Hué January 13th 2002

Geo: 16.4635, 107.599Up and okay breakfast at hotel. Nice view of river. At 07.30h, we met our guide. First to airline to reconfirm our flight - Keegan and Kyla are not in the system again. We wait a few more minutes, and soon all is okay. We went to the boat dock and go onto a small boat. Our guide tells us that this is the type of boat that people took to Malaysia or Hong Kong to escape the encroaching Viet Cong during the war. It's so small, so exposed - hard to imagine (and I can't help but thinking about an colleague of mine, who did just that, living in a refugee camp in Malaysia, maybe even while I was there, for several years before coming to the US). We had a lovely trip ... read more

Asia » Vietnam » North Central Coast » Thua Thien - Huế » Hué July 13th 2000

from the border with china in the north to the mekong delta... read more

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