Vietnam · 11 Days · 27 Moments · December 2014

Sophie and Daniel's adventure in Vietnam

5 January 2015

Last dinner in HCMC at secret garden. A romantic place on a rooftop tucked away by busy streets.
Evening stroll on Dong Koi street- lots of sights including the beautiful continental hotel and the not-so-beautiful reunification palace! Watch out not to he run over by a motorbike!
Increidble 360 degree view from Bitexco Financial Tower
Temple Club Restaurant in the heart of District 1 in Ho Chi Minh City. Great Food especially the spring rolls!

4 January 2015

Good bye paradise - next stop Ho Chi Minh City!
Enjoy an afternoon at IRiver Spa and go for a traditional mud baths. They also offer hot springs and a great lunch!

2 January 2015

Made it to Nha Trang! The party destination in Vietnam. Rooftop bar is a great spot and Why Not Bar.

1 January 2015

An Bang Beach is a nice way to spend a relaxing day. Great local restaurants on the beach. Soul kitchen is one to recommend!

31 December 2014

The local food market of Hoi An had great traditional food. A bunch of different stands offering a diverse mixture of all sorts. Coconuts are also a must!

30 December 2014

Unbelievable sunsets in Hoi An! The view from our hotel is unforgettable.
Take a wooden boat with a traditional Vietnamese lady through the river to see the whole town! Great way to see the Japanese bridge and other sites.
Enjoying Hoi An :)
We made it to Hoi An! So far our favorite spot. Great city to just walk around and check out local traditional items! Shopping is great copy paste any item for super cheap! Leather products, shirts, shoes, etc.

29 December 2014

The Marble Mountains with the impressive Van Thong Cave at sun set!
Next Mission- motorbiking from Hue to Hoi An with Le Family Riders tour. Thank you Niki for the awesome Tip! Stops include- visit to a local market- short hike to a waterfall - lunch at a seafood restaurant - Drive over the Hai Van pass - sunset at Marble Mountains!

28 December 2014

What to do in Vietnam when it's raining? Taking a cooking class! We learned how to make fried spring rolls, Hoi An pancakes and beef pho!
Exploring the Imperial Enclosure of Hue, the impressive city of the last emperors of Vietnam.
Enjoyed a big lunch at Lien Hoa, amazing banh beo (steamed rice pancakes) and mixed vegetables in a pot!
New Day, new city! Hue (1hr flight from Hanoi) welcomed us with a rainstorm :/

27 December 2014

Excursion into Hang Dao Go, a huge cave consisting of 3 chambers!
Boat Trip included an epic Vietnamese Lunch :)
We woke up at 7:00 next morning to catch the paradise cruise for a full day tour (4hrs from Hanoi) to Halong Bay!

26 December 2014

Enjoying the view of Hoan Kiem Lake with an eggnog coffee at cafe pho co
Ngoc Son Temple at night - the trees in the water make a beautiful scenery
Afternoon stroll on the Hoan Kiem Lake
A city full of mopeds- crossing the street is an adventure!
Street Food Tour through Hanoi's Old Quarter! 6 restaurants in 3 hours! Amazing experience for foodies!