Travel Blogs from Rawai, Thailand

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Fourth of July in Phuket, Phuket, Thailand travel blog

Fourth of July in Phuket

A travel blog entry by kevinmoss

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... between the people of Thailand and the people of Vietnam.  Vietnam draws much more influence from China and even Japan, whereas Thailand draws the majority of influence from Indonesia, India, and the middle-east.  After the show, I bought an ...

Delay in paradise..., Koh lipe, Thailand travel blog

Delay in paradise...

A travel blog entry by elizacass

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So remember when I wrote about "Thai time" well we were told today to show up at 2 pm at the Barracuda Bar on the beach to check-in for our 4pm ferry back to Langkawi. Why do you need two hours for check-in? Its only a 5 minute wait at the fold out card ...

Oh Phuket. let's go to The Beach, Koh Phi Phi Don, Thailand travel blog

Oh Phuket. let's go to The Beach

A travel blog entry by wordsworths

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After being in totally westernised countries with mainly english speaking locals, coming to Thailand was a bit of a culture shock. We have had to learn the lingo (well hello and thankyou is all we've managed so far) and adjust to the Thai way of life. ...

Bang Tao Part 3, Bang Tao, Thailand travel blog

Bang Tao Part 3

A travel blog entry by leeandcathy

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Day 231 - Thursday 13th January At the moment we're sharing a room with a really nice English couple, which is fine if a little awkward. Mike Cegielski set up the recovery project after escpaing the wave with his daughter by a mere 10 mintes. He's ...

Chaos - part 2, Ko Phi Phi, Thailand travel blog

Chaos - part 2

A travel blog entry by jeffs

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... . I can confirm that Gary i and sucessfully made our way out of Ko Phi Phi on the 4th July and infact out of Thailand to arrive in Malayisia by that evening.. another day wasted to travel for the duration! However, I do hope to see everyone mentioned in ...

Dear P, Rawai, Thailand travel blog

Dear P

A travel blog entry by scottwoz

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Dear P, Let me make something very clear. I'm not one of those people who gets down about life and gets all whiny and victim-y and talks about suicide. I actually have no time for those people. Rest assured. Now if I've mentioned suicide before it ...

Bang Tao continued, Bang Tao, Thailand travel blog

Bang Tao continued

A travel blog entry by leeandcathy

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... your house its going to do some serious damage however well its built. It's hard to know exactly why certain parts of this area of Thailand were hit worse than others, but it has to be down to the angle of the beach to the wave, the shape of the bay ...

Possibly the Most beautiful place we have been!, Ko Phi Phi, Thailand travel blog

Possibly the Most beautiful place we have been!

A travel blog entry by alinmattrtw2005

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... us. It is quite possibly the most beautiful place we have been so far, and has definatley made us see a different side to Thailand, Its still developed, but not anywhere near as much as the awful places we have been so far! I dont mean totally awful, ...

Downtime, Rawai, Thailand travel blog

Downtime

A travel blog entry by scottwoz

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... positive streak a little longer. We've also decided to move on. This will take place around 20th May and will mean leaving Thailand and on to pastures new. This may also involve a lively eye-opening adventure with and for the benefit of the parentals, ...

Crazy bus drivers, Blue Water and Being stoned!, Koh Phi Phi, Thailand travel blog

Crazy bus drivers, Blue Water and Being stoned!

A travel blog entry by sophiemonaghan

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... breathing through my mouth and taking trips above board to get air. As soon as we entered the waters on this west side of Thailand, called the Andaman Sea, we saw a drastic difference in the water. Instead of the murky, churning waters of the Gulf of ...

Kho Lanta and illgeal energy leaves, Kho Lanta, Thailand travel blog

Kho Lanta and illgeal energy leaves

A travel blog entry by hildreth75

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Ko Lanta had also been hit by the Tsunami. We had to walk on a makeshift, plastic pontoon from the longtail to shore. After the 7 of us ate we found a really cheap guesthouse with bungalows on the beach. It seemed that this small beach was the only place ...

Back to Ko Phi Phi, Ko Phi Phi, Thailand travel blog

Back to Ko Phi Phi

A travel blog entry by the-new-me

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... with flying colors, unlike the rest of his class mate who looked like injured turtles bobbing around under water, but Thailand being Thailand they still passed and are probably still bobbing around out there somewhere, to help celebrate Rick passing me ...

Ko Racha Yai (Raya island), Ko Racha Yai (Raya Island), Thailand travel blog

Ko Racha Yai (Raya island)

A travel blog entry by chrisgclark

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... and a great selection of fish (at least 20 different varieties). This was the best snorkelling I have done in Thailand and I saw varieties of fish I'd never seen before. Really enjoyed swimming in the ocean for an hour. ...

Bond, James Bond, Phuket, Thailand travel blog

Bond, James Bond

A travel blog entry by raelee

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Today was another boat trip day....YAYYY!! The trip Cody and I on today was called the  "James Bond Island Tour." The van picked us up from the hotel this morning and took us to the Mhak Prok Pier. It was a lot older then the last one I went to. The ...

I'm A Fish, Phuket, Thailand travel blog

I'm A Fish

A travel blog entry by raelee

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I love Phuket! This morning the first thing I did was go to the breakfast thing at the hotel which was awesome. It is a HUGE buffet that has absolutely ever breakfast thing you can imagine. There is a giant omelet station which would have been ...

Foreigner in Paradise, Chalong, Thailand travel blog

Foreigner in Paradise

A travel blog entry by diverdebs

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... trick here is to drive defensively, everyone drives as though they were the only ones on the road.  Being a foreigner, which in Thailand is a 'Fe-rang' (sound kinda like a 'Ferengie' from Star Trek, glad my ears are smaller), if you hit someone ... ...

The crazy, dirty, beautiful west coast of Thailand, Phucket, Thailand travel blog

The crazy, dirty, beautiful west coast of Thailand

A travel blog entry by correll

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... ocean when the wave hit. The water went out so fast that the fish just got stuck on the sand. Crazy. One shirt said: "Thailand, 2001 Sars, 2002 Terrorist threats, 2003 bird flu, 2004 Tsunami, what's next?" But the people here just continue on with smiles ...

Koh Lanta update !, Koh Lanta, Thailand travel blog

Koh Lanta update !

A travel blog entry by laurastravel

Please see 'richworld' for an update. Laura is safe and well! Rich, Mon 27/12/04 ...

Ebbs, Flows, and Charlie Chaplin, Phuket, Thailand travel blog

Ebbs, Flows, and Charlie Chaplin

A travel blog entry by raelee

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... giant statue of Buddha. Just in case you couldn’t get it from the name. It is going to be the biggest one in all of Thailand when it is done. The view from up top was absolutely unreal. It is a high point near the middlish of the island so it looks ...

Ko Phi Phi, Ko Phi Phi, Thailand travel blog

Ko Phi Phi

A travel blog entry by jovanni

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English Hallo, We are in Ko Phi Phi island, near Puket. Here it is very beautiful and it was a good idea to come. Now it is possible to relax and to think quietly on wath to do in futur. We are starting today to go to Rantee beach on the west coast. ...

Week 4, Rawai, Thailand travel blog

Week 4

A travel blog entry by rhodri27

... who is a quiet guy but is 3 time and current world champion, has held the Lumpinee belt for number 1 rated fighter in Thailand and a few other belts to, again a really nice guy and a fantastic trainer. The funniest about the week also involved ...

Phi Phi, KO Phi Phi, Thailand travel blog

Phi Phi

A travel blog entry by travels2006

Well we are here, beautiful beaches and amazing waters. Phi Phi island. Arrived this morning. Quite the boat ride experience but worth it when we pulled up to the island. We have a bungalow here not sure if its only for the night and move to another ...

1st Boat Dive, Racha Yai Island, Thailand travel blog

1st Boat Dive

A travel blog entry by diverdebs

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Full day of diving today ...  Marcus had to make his lunch this morning because even though the serve you lunch on the boat there is always at least one seafood dish.  You can guarantee that someone will cross-contaminate the veggie dishes ...

At 2 atmospheres, no one can hear you scream, Racha Noi Island, Thailand travel blog

At 2 atmospheres, no one can hear you scream

A travel blog entry by diverdebs

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Today is a dive day ... We are heading to the island of Racha Noi, which is approximately 2 1/2 hours by boat.   The food on the boat was really good !  Unfortunately for Marcus, he has to pack his lunch due to his fish allergy.  We have ...

Return to Phi Phi (pt.1), Ko Phi Phi, Thailand travel blog

Return to Phi Phi (pt.1)

A travel blog entry by gr8fyl1973

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In the interest of clearing my head, I decided the time was right to return to Phi Phi Island. I wonder how many other overdeveloped tourist hubs could benefit from the outrageous fortune of the hand of god. Approaching the island on the ferry boat ...

Cheeky Monkey, Koh Phi Phi, Thailand travel blog

Cheeky Monkey

A travel blog entry by mikeymouse

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Okay, I'm putting this in as a new entry, even though it was only a day trip, cause there are too many photos already in Krabi. Koh Phi Phi rocked. I got seriously sun burnt, a small fish bit me in the nipple and a monkey punched me in the balls. But ...

Diving, Ko Phi Phi, Thailand travel blog

Diving

A travel blog entry by ritchie

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Taking diving lessons is much like being back at school. Classrooms, whiteboards, formulas and tables to remember, and cheesy educational videos that were shot in the 80's on a production budget not much larger than the daily income of a Thai family. But ...

pictures from phuket, nai harm, Thailand travel blog

pictures from phuket

A travel blog entry by martinandtasha

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Koh Phi Phi, Koh Phi Phi, Thailand travel blog

Koh Phi Phi

A travel blog entry by travellish

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I met up with Jill and Meri in Koh Phi Phi. Koh Phi Phi is a tiny island off the west coast of Thailand. It was one of the most affected areas when the tsunami hit last year, and also famous for being the site of the filming of the movie "The ...

Koh Phangan, Koh Phangan, Thailand travel blog

Koh Phangan

A travel blog entry by nadushka

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... a scooter (?) and explore the island, and I had my first ride by myself on a motorbike-like vehicle. None of my injuries from Thailand can I attribute to the scooter, so I'm happy. what else... I'm getting tired writing this.. it was fun reliving it - ...

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