Showing posts from March, 2009

Saigon, Ho Chi Minh Vacation

Ho Chi Minh's Airport is very modern and spacious. At par with other airports in the world.

Part of our Tour of the Mekong Delta.

Ho Chi Minh's very Impressive Hotel de Ville (City Hall) built by the French.

Mandarine Restaurant in Ho Chi Minh, Quite Pricey but worth it!

Ho Chi Minh's Streets full of Motorcyles and Bikes, with the New World Hotel in the Background.
Visiting another is always exciting. Last February 26-28 we decided to go to Ho Chi Minh (Formerly Saigon) Vietnam. Our Plane Tickets were free (Courtesy of HSBC and PAL Miles). The Miles I accumulated on my HSBC Credit Card were more than enough for 3 Round Trip Economy Class Tickets. So My Nanay and Sister (M) were the very willing beneficiaries of the free tickets. My Nanay was the one who paid for the Taxes and the Hotel (New World).
So here is what happened on our trip.
Day 1 - February 26,2009 Checked in at Airport for our Manila to Ho Chi Minh trip. Arrived at Ho Chi Minh before Lunchtime. While falling in line w…