Not to be confused with the far more popular bay sharing the same name, Ha Long city's main claim to fame is as a quick stop for those about to depart on a tour of the bay.
From the Ha Long Bay Travel Guide
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The hotel bed had bed bugs. The staff was not very helpful either. When I asked them to get me a motor taxi (because it was raining outside), the hotel manager refused. The manager told me to walk across the road to get a taxi myself. Such hotels should not even be posted on the website. ... more
ha long bay cruises
Hey i am leaving to hanoi tomorow evening from hue and just wanted to know if anyone could recomend a really good cruise round halong bay. i am going to do 2night 3 day but have heard some bad storys about the budget ones and also aint much of a flashpacker! cheers! ...
Kayaking Ha Long Bay
Greetings, I am going to Viet Nam in April and am planning to kayak in Ha Long Bay. The problem is that the junks who cater to kayak trips seem to only cater to couples or groups. I am going solo and am looking for a decent company that has a good kayak and reasonable price. Any ideas would be greatly appreciated. Cheers. ...
Hi Just wondering if anybody has ever travelled from Ha Noi to Halong Bay? How dd you do this, how much was it and how was it? Thanks for your time ...