hanoi photos

May 27th 2006
Published: May 27th 2006EDIT THIS ENTRY

Hi All

Today is last day in hanoi so thought i better upload some photos for you all to see. It's from our time sightseeing in the temples, trekking in the mountains and boating trip in Halong Bay. Enjoy.
P.S. My foot now much better!


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Ho Chi Minh MausoleumHo Chi Minh Mausoleum
Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum

Where Uncle Ho's body is embalmed
Ho Chi Minh MuseumHo Chi Minh Museum
Ho Chi Minh Museum

Filled with some very weird arty looking stuff adn history about Ho Chi Minh
Hilltribe TrekHilltribe Trek
Hilltribe Trek

View of the valley from the mountain
House on stiltsHouse on stilts
House on stilts

THis is one of the houses of the White Thai people, where we had a yummy lunch
The yummy lunch!The yummy lunch!
The yummy lunch!

The tour group eating lunch
Homestay no 1Homestay no 1
Homestay no 1

this was the place we stayedd on our first night in the hills
Toilet facilitiesToilet facilities
Toilet facilities

The squat toilet - particularly unpleasant late at night and shared with some horrible spiders/cockroaches
Nice weather for ducksNice weather for ducks
Nice weather for ducks

It rained solidly for the 3 days we were trekking

tucking everything into her socks so the mozzies wouldn't get her! 10 out of 10 for style!

from behind her mozzie net
Boat cabinsBoat cabins
Boat cabins

It looked so nice...before we found the rats!!
Amy & LauraAmy & Laura
Amy & Laura

On our private boat
Elana, Laura & Mr ZingElana, Laura & Mr Zing
Elana, Laura & Mr Zing

Mr Zing was our tour guide and he nicknamed me Happy Girl
Our starter!Our starter!
Our starter!

took quite a while to get into!
Halong BayHalong Bay
Halong Bay

One of the James Bond movies was filmed here
Floating VillageFloating Village
Floating Village

Lots of people live in the middle of the sea on these villages

in the Amazing Cave

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