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The air was filled with mist so thick that we may as well have been cycling through cold soup. Mao shows up to herd the entire cafe full of trekkers to our various destinations — some of us are getting the 4pm bus to Hanoi, others are taking the sleeper bus or the train, still others are hopping on a bus to Lao, while some are staying another night at the homestay. This can be good or bad. Before my trip to Vietnam, I contacted Privatevietnamtourguide com and Bao Loc replied my email within a few hours.

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The other taxi drivers tried to pretend they were from these companies, or that these companies ‘didn't pick up here anymore': not true. One night at Saigon Mini Hotel 5 in a private double for two was 532.800 VND (£15.75). We had dinner on De Tham Street at Five Oysters and just relaxed after a hard day of sightseeing.

Here we had an ice cream for dessert and got some water for the journey from the shop. One hour later and I was able to continue the journey, just. We spent just over an hour there, it was so, so hot.

After lunch we decided we'd go walking in the blistering heat once more. Eventually we did but were too hot to face the stalls so grabbed a beer and sat and watched the goings on for an hour or so. We popped into the mall there with the aim of getting some cheap earphones: so expensive!

We were up early to get our 8:30am bus for the Funky Monkey Snorkelling Tour we'd booked at the front desk at 300,000 dong per person (£9). We had a delicious lunch and sang some karaoke. We were both tired and hungry and just couldn't find anywhere decent to eat.

We wanted something more authentic and ended up at a BBQ grill place where they cook the food in front of you. We went to the Why Not? The PR girl ended up whacking my boyfriend one in the arm and accusing him of pinching her bum.