How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Minbar in room
- High-speed internet in room (free)
- Room service
- Non-smoking hotel
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... but just cause I needed the loo. We started our trek to Grand Palace, and some guy tried to tell us it was closed, because of the scams we didn't believe him and carried on. Turns out it was closed. In a whirlwind before we knew it we were on a pier and boarding a longtail for a 2 hour river cruise. We got ripped off by a one man floating market..for a beer, he insisted we buy the driver one to, and then short changed us. On to the proper floating market, although ...
... Cycling on the roads was a little scary at times. We cycled around all the back streets and into some of the shantytowns which was quite an eye opener. The people were lovely and everyone was smiling and kids waving hello and good morning to us in English! After a cycle round the city we crossed by river boat to a nature reserve. This was where the real challenge began as you had to cycle on narrow raised paths, believe me when I say there was no room ...
... to proceed onto our included speed long tail ride through the surrounding canals. We could choose to wander the market, or take a 150 baht ( $4) paddle boat ride though the floating market. Well of course! That is what I came here for! I stood in cue for my turn to join others in a shared boat. Note to self and others...pick a boat with shade when its over 90 degrees out. It is hot, hot season here in Thailand. There are only hot seasons, and ...
... it's really crowded!
But, the airport has free Internet, and nice toilets. Note to self: They have really got it together here in Cambodia in terms of toilets for the tourists. Whereas in France or Italy in tourist areas you can still find one-holer squat toilets and no TP, in Cambodia, anywhere we went had nice bathrooms, and in fact most had Toto or American Standard (ha-ha) toilets. (If I remember, there will be ...
... part of the trip. I just about got scammed. There is no real danger though as long as you use your noggin’. Thai people are so interesting, they just are so helpful that they don’t want to let you down and will “make” up an answer. So there is the great unknown of whether this is going to work out good or not. Pics and vids on Instagram. I went myself and it is a good thing ...