Archive for May, 2006

good evening hanoi

Written by ms on Sunday, May 28th, 2006.

ok, bargaining and cheating update will follow soon with wide variety of new examples when I have more time to write down this stuff. am beginning to see it as sports dining in vietnam II: fantastic, for usd 50 your sitting nxt to the local high society and are enjoying a 5course menu discoing in […]

paying and discoing with ho chi minh

Written by ms on Saturday, May 27th, 2006.

hanoi is still just great, but welcome back to the same rip-off struggle. but first the good stuff: ho chi minh is the father of everything and onmipresent. was in the mausoleum today. and the villa etc. FOR THE WELTH OF PEOPLE AND A FAIR A DEMOCRATIC AND STRONG VIETNAM. in the museum there is […]

just better II

Written by ms on Thursday, May 25th, 2006.

talking bullshit about bargaining is boring I know. Arriving at hanoi is great and communism is just better – now I know At the airport, you just go to the state travel agency the do a good price for you and look for a nice hotel (ok, I had done my internet research and showed […]

just better

Written by ms on Thursday, May 25th, 2006.

bangkok is hard I already told you. yesterdays experience confirmed that: tried to buy a calculator in a huge tech shopping where u can also buy good software at even better prices… told the girl the model. she did some phones and came back with the model obviously without price… a smiled at her and […]

bangkok and fifi ladyboyz

Written by ms on Tuesday, May 23rd, 2006.

welcome to bankok, welcome to reality. hard, really hard. first 2days spent with surviving, ie having a place to sleep which is not massively overpriced an not being assed the whole day because the realize that you don’t know nothing. welcome also to thai business. forget booking in hotel, you pay 40% more, even if […]