04.06 pm – And then we exited the caves to a beautiful scenery.
My brother and sisters from Korea.
Making our way down.
Hang Dau Go was another cave but we didn’t go as it wasn’t part of our RM200 package.
04.27 pm – Everybody was pretty tired after a fun filled day out in Halong Bay.
04.51 pm – Reached the end of our Halong Bay tour. =(
05.00 pm – And then I took over from Mai and became the tour guide.
The sun was actually beginning to set already at 5pm.
06.25 pm – And then the most unexpected thing happened.
The rear driveshaft of the bus broke!!!!!!!
And we were stranded in the middle of nowhere. Everyone left in other buses against Mai’s advise but the Korean family and us decided to stay.
07.35 pm – An hour later, help came.
The mechanics were pretty hard at work restoring the driveshaft.
08.22 pm – An hour later, we were back in business!
08.50 pm – Half an hour later, we got caught up in an accident!
10.34pm – Arrived back in our hotel, safely. What a night for the birthday girl!
10.45 pm – Sharing a table at
the packed Ly Beo by the roadside that serves
piping hot bowls of pho.
11.04 pm – Took a walk along the very happening Hang Dao Dong Xuan night market.
11.47 pm – Hoen Kiem Lake was so beautiful at night, reflecting lights off immediate buildings.
the Huc Bridge of Hoan Kiem Lake.
The book by the flower bed.
12.23 am – Was pretty stoked by the time we got back.