Archive for the 'Da Nang' Category

Aug 30 2013

Han Market, Da Nang

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The food court. From market to table in seconds!

Cho Han is located in the heart of Da Nang city and offers 28,000 square metres of noisy shopping opportunities. Though Han Market is easily accessible, it’s not for the fainthearted or those looking for olfactory pleasure — it’s a bit stinky. Han Market opened during the French occupancy of Da Nang in the early … read the full post

Aug 20 2013

Review: Mayana Hotel, Da Nang

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The grand lobby.

Mayana is a relatively new Da Nang hotel and will be a certain hit for those looking for a cheap bolthole in the city but still with plenty of amenities and an occasional flourish — who doesn’t love velvet wing chairs, after all? Right in the heart of town — you’re just  a few minutes … read the full post

May 01 2013

Review: Son Tra Resort, Hoi An

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Don't forget your snorkel!.

At first glance the topsy turvy two-storey villas of Son Tra Resort outside Da Nang evoke suggestions of a rather odd gated development. The giant villas just look uncomfortable in their surroundings — it’s almost as if the architect was misinformed of the setting and given a massive budget along with the instructions to ‘go … read the full post

Apr 25 2013

Luong Duong springs, Da Nang

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One of the lesser known natural wonders around Da Nang and an easy road trip from Hoi An is Luong Duong Springs, also known as Turtle Springs, a jungle-clad, natural waterfall surrounded by emerald spring pools. For nature lovers and families, Luong Duong Springs is worthy of a visit if you were to incorporate it … read the full post

Feb 14 2013

Review: Pullman Da Nang Beach Resort

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One of the two bedrooms in the villa.

Manicured gardens being tended by uniformed staff in pith helmets are perhaps the only clue as to what lies behind the facade of the five-star Pullman Da Nang Beach Resort which was previously known as the Lifestyle Resort located on beautiful Bac My An beach on Vietnam’s most famous coastal stretch. It’s a few kilometres from … read the full post