Jet lagged and on an MBA schedule meant I only remember bits and pieces of Ho Chi Minh City.


Chillin’ poolside while the boys are working the fields. #wishyouwerehere #Vietnam #travel

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Normally when I travel, staying at five-star hotels are as real as leprechauns and unicorns. However, since my trip to Vietnam was a required part of my MBA program I stayed at the luxurious Renaissance Riverside Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City.

The best part of my stay was the breakfast buffet. Delicious pho every morning? Yes, please! The second best part was the roof top pool and the view wasn’t bad either. It overlooked the Saigon River, which appeared a lot less murkier at night.

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