Monthly Archives: December 2011

The Five C’s of Christmas at the Hotel Metropole Hanoi

We’re not even halfway through the month, and the air in this grand old hotel is abuzz with Christmas fever. It starts early in the morning when the bakers at L’Epicerie take the first log cake out of the oven, and it simmers down late at night when we give the lights on our 15-metre tree a rest. Though the Metropole is in the year-round business of making people feel … Read More