Sea Breeze@Koh Mak
Travel Blogs from Koh Mak
The door bursts open. The room is peppered with machine gun fire and odd explosions. Then I wake up. It's the day before Chinese New Year but the fire crackers are already being set off all around. I worry about how the baby elephants take to this...
In a lot of places in Thailand the ropes of explosives have been banned, but here the whole morning is punctured with ack-ack gunfire. They light one end of a red bullet belt and the explosions travel up ...
... of its wall was on the road nearby. Inside was a fairly large woman selling tickets for many different islands around Thailand. She immediately tried to sell us tickets to Koh Chang (this is one of the larger islands and due to it being monsoon season most travellers tend to go here as the island is well accessible and most places on the island stay open), however we did not want to go here and managed to get 2 tickets for Koh Mak. We jumped back in the bus ...
... sunset, they love running around like mad on the sand and into the water, we'll really miss them but we'll be back after Cambodia for a couple of days.
Got settled in, our little bungalow is fun, no air co here but fan, it's ok though as we can open the windows in the evening so the fresh air makes it comfortable. Just had to work out some kind of reptile which was slightly bigger (35 cm see pic) ...
... However, since I was the only student, it also meant that I had to eat everything that was made!
The other night when we went out to eat, we had a discussion over spice. We both like spice and can take quite a lot of heat in our food. So we went to a well recognized Thai seafood restaurant and ordered some food. The waiter wanted to give us red peppers on our fish rather
than the red chillies that ...
... Ty and I noticed a disturbing duo. Both heavy-set, mid-twenties men with bulgy pinky-white skin and dorky presence. One wore all black and frankly looked like a rapist, the other wore a tank top that said "Aryan" on it and his upper arms were covered in huge tattoos including: Hitler's portrait, demons with blood dripping from their teeth and swastikas glistening in their eyes and other fascist Germany images. And who do you think, of all the ...
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