the Crazy House

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    this is a hotel designed by dang viet nga, an avant-garde artist who got away with more weirdness than she otherwise would because she was the daughter of ho chi mihn's successor.

    the guesthouse is hard to describe. it's a hotel designed to look like a giant tree having sex with two giraffes. at least that's what i saw when i looked at it. there were a couple of other animal forms mixed in there as well. the layout was a bizzare mix of twisting passages and ladders to precarious rooms.

    there was really nothing else like it in vietnam. the locals just call the place "the crazy house."

    echoda, scwatman, LauraElaine, and 11 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. SamO.5 57 months ago | reply

      I wish I could mark this whole set as a Fave. Thanks for presenting these photos, and the great narration to go with them.
      I was a child in the 60's, with my older Brothers in 'Nam. I have heard many stories of the Country, good and bad. It is nice to see the modern Vietnam. Thanks!
      ...and this is some Hotel!

    2. cookiesound 48 months ago | reply

      where is it ,exactly

    3. Les_Stockton 45 months ago | reply

      Very, very cool find. I love it.

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