Ho Chi Minh City, September 23rd 2009
A lot of detail preparation had been done in advance. I already booked City Star Hotel for Sept 23rd night and the other hotels for the whole trip. I knew City Star Hotel through Air Asia's Go Holiday program. Rp.322.000,- per room nett including breakfast. I shared the room with Tia. Thus, Rp.161.000,- for 1 night in a 2 star hotel which was, although small, comfortable and clean.
To my astonishment, the street in front of City Star Hotel, Bui thi
Entering our room in City Star Hotel, was like entering a different world. As if I was shielded from the hecticness outside. Unfortunately, I couldn't take a good picture of the hotel building because it was raining just like all September months in
And... here's my first meal in
authentic spring roll!! Vietnam
It's just across City Star Hotel.
I had the cook fill them with beef instead of shrimp,
and it turned out very tasty!
Crispy together with warm rice in rainy night...
what a dinner!
Vietnamese rice like Japanese rice,
always stirs my appetite.