Baan Khao Lak Resort

Tambol Kukak, Takuapa, Khao Lak, 82190, Thailand | Hotel
 

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English Camps 3 and 4

A travel blog entry by jandkross

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... were clearly from more affluent families than those we had taught at some of the village schools. Many of them had cameras and phones with them and some even tablets. In one class a boy in the front row filmed the entire lesson on his phone which was a little unnerving. When he was required to come to the front of the class he passed his phone to the girl sitting next to him for her to continue filming until he returned!

The school had not provided ...

English camp

A travel blog entry by jandkross

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... soon had the children giggling shyly and repeating English phrases. In no time at all he had them asking in unison “what is your name?”. The mike was passed from volunteer to volunteer as we gave our names and then again to answer the next question “where are you from?”. Welsh Josh was in better company today as there were also stony silences for “Northern Ireland” and “Czech Republic”.

Then we all set ...

Burma and back

A travel blog entry by jandkross

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... was slightly annoying for me as we were then not far from Khao Lak. I got home just before 5.30pm. The Russians however still had a fairly long journey ahead of them to Phuket. I didn’t envy them. It had been quite an enjoyable day out though and, after hearing of Lesley’s experiences, certainly worth the extra 10 I had paid for the deluxe version.

I was glad to have a lazy day to recover on Sunday. I had a leisurely breakfast at ...

High winds and hard days

A travel blog entry by jandkross

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... male amongst a large group of women.

On Monday morning Jenny, the lady who had just lost her friend, was waiting at the office and joined Lesley and me for our weekly visit to Lampee, the lovely Burmese school. Ali was suffering with a bad headache and did not join us.. The children were as well behaved as ever.

We started with an older class for whom the lesson was on “Occupations”. The next two classes were with more ...

School holidays

A travel blog entry by jandkross

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... bananas and papayas.

I felt it time for me to call in to the Piranha Bar and let Pak know that I was OK. So on Monday evening I took a taxi to Bang Niang Beach and had a delicious meal on the sand at Tonson Restaurant before walking over to the bar. Pak was pleased to see me and in a better mood than when I had last spoken to him. The bar seemed a lot busier and he said that business had picked up well since Christmas.

Tuesday was New ...

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