Travel Blogs from Ko Samui
... and we climbed onto the transport carts and onto the plane - shock! - turboprop ! As Lilli said "...there are no tunnel things..." by which she meant jet engines.
We had a nice flight to Pukhet over calm seas an fluffy clouds. The landing at Pukhet was smooth and we bussed to the terminal. We were not code sharing from Bangkok Air to MAS, so we had to collect bags and check in again.
We stood in line for what seemed like forever to check in with Malaysian Airlines. ...
... at the hotel and I was shown the Indian tradition of feeding each other the cake after it is first cut!
Mostly we relaxed by the pool or went in the sea, aswell as making the most of the cheap massages! One day we went on a speed boat tour to Koh Tao and Koh Nang Yuan. They were, as you’d expect, beautiful too! We went snorkelling on both islands and saw some pretty, colourful fish – even if the coral wasn’t so colourful! Sima and I ...
... all the way through this process and us and our carpenter friend are the only ones who have not taken the **** out of him and tried to rip him off. Mike agreed with this but then just repeated that he has made up his mind and he would have to see it out. So he basically ignored everything he said. Mike also spoke about Sandy, and our friend asked if that was more important than getting ripped off and all he got was a worried look.
We know he then ...
... so after a couple of them down we were good to go. The Thai guys who run the beach bungalows also happen to be tattoo artists and offered their services with UV paint to help us get ready quicker.
We walked to the top of the street and hailed a tuk tuk aking people to Haad Rin Beach. We got talking to some Canadian guys and a Russian couple (The guy ...
... restaurant is amazing will get a few pics tonight. Love the place already, restaurants opening out onto the beach, jet skis to rent, cold beer on tap, on the beach. The sea is perfect warm temp,, the fresh water pool is just a little cooler and perfect to refresh in. Doubt we will leave the beach front for the next week Mike and Karen Relaxing big ...
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