AnneMarie and Andrew

Annemarie and Andrew – Trekking Asia

Saigon: The View from the 52nd Floor


Posted on Dec 18, 2013

When wandering around the city last night we could see a tower taller than all others in the city, covered with hundreds of white lights. You can just see it in the background rising above the other buildings. Today we were walking by the river and saw it from another angle. It had a platform sticking out of it near the top. At first I thought this might be some kind of observation deck, but as we kept looking neither of us saw any...

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Sitting here on the Trans-Siberian Railway reminds me of camping holidays. I’m living in a cramped area which is not designed for this kind of living, whilst taking every opportunity to remind myself that it is outside which matters and the inside is just the price you have to pay to see what we are seeing. Our cabin consists of four beds and a rather small table. There is storage space under the bed/seat and more storage over...

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