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Re: My Journey To Hanoi, Vietnam by WhyNa: 4:47am On Feb 21
A little bit of insight.....

Here are some of the things I didn't know how to do....some I asked for help with from the flight attendant or my neighbor. Others I figured out myself.

To turn on or off your reading light, there is a button on the screen Infront of you that has a bulb display

You don't need to board with your earpiece. It won't work. Headphones are given and you plug it in into your arm rest

To recline your seat, there's a button on your arm rest too.

There are lots of movies and music and all to choose from. I watched three movies, and listened to music when I wanted to sleep.

If you're tall, try to use seat guru to check seats that best suit you

Sock, ear plugs, little toothbrush and toothpaste are provided. You are not to take the blanket with you.

After serving, I think you can ask for extra food. My neighbor did

I'll write more as I remember

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Re: My Journey To Hanoi, Vietnam by Mistaicey2288: 7:55pm On Feb 21
WhyNa:
I'm sure you must have heard it several times on nairaland but I'll say mine too....

NIGERIA NO BE AM

I don't care what anybody *ucking says.

By 4:30 am, we landed at Hamad international airport , Doha and I was wowed! Asides the beauty, everything was so organized and neat. None of our airports come even an inch close.

I had a 16 hour layover but wasn't given a room. Guess that is reserved for first class service or you pay some extra bucks.

Tried paying for a room but Orynx said they were fully booked. After I don waka tire reach there (The airport is biiig)

I just went to one of the rest rooms and brushed and cleaned up

Congratulations bro. I wish you success. Please how much is the estimate for the whole Visa process. Also, how long did it take you to get the TEFL certificate and the Medical examination report, what tests were conducted on you.. Lastly, as you're in Vietnam now, you'll first go for the CELTA certification first before you you begin to work as a teacher right?

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Re: My Journey To Hanoi, Vietnam by graceapadija: 10:11pm On Feb 21
Wowww, this is really touching, am so happy for you bro, congratulations bro, please how much does it cost you in total. I really wish my hubby leave this country. May all your plans and purpose be fulfilled. Congats once again.

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Re: My Journey To Hanoi, Vietnam by Greystone: 12:47am On Feb 22
Nice.
OP, don’t do drugs.

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Re: My Journey To Hanoi, Vietnam by klever18(m): 3:44am On Feb 22
WhyNa:
I'm sure you must have heard it several times on nairaland but I'll say mine too....

NIGERIA NO BE AM

I don't care what anybody *ucking says.

By 4:30 am, we landed at Hamad international airport , Doha and I was wowed! Asides the beauty, everything was so organized and neat. None of our airports come even an inch close.

I had a 16 hour layover but wasn't given a room. Guess that is reserved for first class service or you pay some extra bucks.

Tried paying for a room but Orynx said they were fully booked. After I don waka tire reach there (The airport is biiig)

I just went to one of the rest rooms and brushed and cleaned up
Qatar?

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Re: My Journey To Hanoi, Vietnam by WhyNa: 5:40am On Feb 22
klever18:
Qatar?
Yes Qatar
Re: My Journey To Hanoi, Vietnam by WhyNa: 5:42am On Feb 22
Those calling me bro, let me kukuma burst your bubble.

I'm a LADY

I'll update soon...

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Re: My Journey To Hanoi, Vietnam by WhyNa: 5:53am On Feb 22
Mistaicey2288:


Congratulations bro. I wish you success. Please how much is the estimate for the whole Visa process. Also, how long did it take you to get the TEFL certificate and the Medical examination report, what tests were conducted on you.. Lastly, as you're in Vietnam now, you'll first go for the CELTA certification first before you you begin to work as a teacher right?

Took about a week. HIV 1 and 2, syphillis, chest x-ray, hepatitis

No I won't go for CELTA again cept I decide to

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Re: My Journey To Hanoi, Vietnam by WhyNa: 5:54am On Feb 22
Greystone:
Nice. OP, don’t do drugs.
Yes daddy

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Re: My Journey To Hanoi, Vietnam by Mistaicey2288: 8:32am On Feb 22
WhyNa:


Took about a week. HIV 1 and 2, syphillis, chest x-ray, hepatitis

No I won't go for CELTA again cept I decide to

Oh okay thanks for the response the TEFL thing, how much did it cost to get it?

And as for that CELTA, does it mean one can get an English teaching job in Vietnam without having the CELTA certification?

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Re: My Journey To Hanoi, Vietnam by WhyNa: 8:55am On Feb 22
Mistaicey2288:


Oh okay thanks for the response the TEFL thing, how much did it cost to get it?

And as for that CELTA, does it mean one can get an English teaching job in Vietnam without having the CELTA certification?

You can get either of the two. Except you want both. The TEFL wass part of the package paid for
Re: My Journey To Hanoi, Vietnam by veneza(f): 9:00am On Feb 22
@ whyna
please I would like to know what it costs you to obtain the visa on arrival and also the total cost of certificate authentication in Abuja.
Re: My Journey To Hanoi, Vietnam by Hadampson(m): 11:26am On Feb 22
paragon40:
I know you won't be tired of seeing German threads cheesy

Of course, i won't grin

German travel threads aren't much on nairaland

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Re: My Journey To Hanoi, Vietnam by Spanishmilf(m): 11:46am On Feb 22
Mistaicey2288:


Ohh now i get it. You are using the TEFL in place of CELTA... Nice.

Please the TEFL, do i need to write any exam for it or it's just to pay and get it. And also, I would appreciate if you can help out with the Contact of the agent you used. God bless you
Don't derail the thread please, you can Google all these things out or sort yourself in dm

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Re: My Journey To Hanoi, Vietnam by Mistaicey2288: 11:50am On Feb 22
Spanishmilf:
Don't derail the thread please, you can Google all these things out or sort yourself in dm

And how am I detailing? Are my questions not relevant to what the OP is discussing in here? Am i talking about another thing entirely not related to the topic?

And also the last time i checked, the OP wasn't complaining so what's up with you?

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Re: My Journey To Hanoi, Vietnam by Spanishmilf(m): 11:52am On Feb 22
Mistaicey2288:


And how am I detailing? Are my questions not relevant to what the OP is discussing in here? Am i talking about another thing entirely not related to the topic?

And also the last time i checked, the OP wasn't complaining so what's up with you?
There is always that one person, asking yeye question
Shioor

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Re: My Journey To Hanoi, Vietnam by Mistaicey2288: 12:01pm On Feb 22
Spanishmilf:
There is always that one person, asking yeye question
Shioor

Thank you Mr know it all. At least answers to my "yeye questions" will help those intending to ask the same questions on this thread.

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Re: My Journey To Hanoi, Vietnam by Spanishmilf(m): 12:07pm On Feb 22
Mistaicey2288:


Thank you Mr know it all. At least answers to my "yeye questions" will help those intending to ask the same questions on this thread.
I can't but someone must not open his thread without u pple asking yeye question that why they shift to diary section. angryeverything is on Google ma'am. I think there is thread for your question

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Re: My Journey To Hanoi, Vietnam by WhyNa: 12:20pm On Feb 22
veneza:
@ whyna
please I would like to know what it costs you to obtain the visa on arrival and also the total cost of certificate authentication in Abuja.

Visa on arrival, I paid $150.

Authentication is 300 per document. 1200 for scratch card. Hold money little little things

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Re: My Journey To Hanoi, Vietnam by Mistaicey2288: 12:30pm On Feb 22
WhyNa:

The last time I answered this kind of question, before I came back, mods had deleted both question and answer

Ohh okay iys fine. Thanks for the assistance so far. I appreciate it
Re: My Journey To Hanoi, Vietnam by Mistaicey2288: 12:31pm On Feb 22
WhyNa:

The last time I answered this kind of question, before I came back, mods had deleted both question and answer

Ohh okay its fine. Thanks for the assistance so far. I appreciate it
Re: My Journey To Hanoi, Vietnam by WhyNa: 12:32pm On Feb 22
Back to the journey.....

After spending just 4 hours waiting, I was tired. I went to make enquiries about booking a hotel at least so I can sleep. They said they were fully booked. See bah, that airport is big and I mean big! I was kukuma tired of walking and not interested in checking back so I just choose one seat and used me hand luggage as pillow and slept.

One nice black guy woke me up some minutes later and directed me to the quiet area. Kai! They say it's never too late shey, so I got some sleep, woke up and went to get something to chew on.

For future purposes, if you're looking for such quiet areas, on the first floor, there's one towards the B wing, where you have lots of computers for use. See picture of the one I choose.

After the snacks, I did some exploring and found a food court. Was going to do shawarma o just to know the difference between the one in Naija and Doha, next thing I'm ordering for something else I couldn't finish

I won't lie, e pain me. I couldn't finish it and then we were served on the flight again which I couldn't finish.

After this, I boarded the second flight and we arrived Vietnam by 6am. Vietnam fine sha. Kai...

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Re: My Journey To Hanoi, Vietnam by Mistaicey2288: 12:32pm On Feb 22
Spanishmilf:
I can't but someone must not open his thread without u pple asking yeye question that why they shift to diary section. angryeverything is on Google ma'am. I think there is thread for your question

Ok thank you Sir. I'm no Ma'am by the way smiley
Re: My Journey To Hanoi, Vietnam by WhyNa: 12:34pm On Feb 22
Part of the quiet area and the snack

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Re: My Journey To Hanoi, Vietnam by WhyNa: 12:35pm On Feb 22
Cost 14 isd

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Re: My Journey To Hanoi, Vietnam by WhyNa: 12:35pm On Feb 22
$23
This one pain me sha and I no finish am

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Re: My Journey To Hanoi, Vietnam by kingskim(m): 2:05pm On Feb 22
WhyNa:
Let me kukuma burst everyone calling me bro' bubble.

I'm a LADY

I'll update soon...
j



Wait cheesy cheesy u be babe??... Chai,

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Re: My Journey To Hanoi, Vietnam by WhyNa: 4:58pm On Feb 22
kingskim:
j


Wait cheesy cheesy u be babe??... Chai,
tongue
kingskim:
j


Wait cheesy cheesy u be babe??... Chai,
Re: My Journey To Hanoi, Vietnam by bentube(f): 6:20pm On Feb 22
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Re: My Journey To Hanoi, Vietnam by WhyNa: 6:16am On Feb 23
bentube:
Do you know about studying in Hanoi? The costs and process

I'm sorry for now I don't. Except I find out

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