Chaweng Regent Beach Resort
Travel Blogs from Chaweng
It might be the best beach resort we have been to this year - verdant landscape, 2 pool - one beachside the other in the gardens and breakfast outdoors. The resort was beautifully landscaped (see link below) and they upgraded us to a suite right on the beach. http://www.chawengregent.com/gallery.ht ml
We got a little mini bus over to Surat Thani - it took 6 hours and was very cramped so that we could get a ferry to Koh Samui. Samui is quite a big island and we stayed in a place called Chaweng beach which is very llike Magaluf with neon lit bars and loud music playing out of all the clubs. It is a very lively place and made a nice change though …
... 2 week winter break, the Chinese go home after their New Year, but the French-ah they always have time off! So now is French time or in our case, sabbatical time. Ours is a sabbatical of sorts:-). I've been describing our journey to the people we've met here as: studying the history and culture, practicing our meditation and observing the intersection of buddhist thought in fledgling democracies. Now certainly that sounds better than ...
... the following day. It's amazing how quickly one slips into such a regime and how enjoyable it is. We both feel completely relaxed now and I begin to see the appeal of a resort-style holiday. However, I think much longer and we'd start to get a bit bored. Luckily we have one or two things planned for our final few days. Tomorrow we're zooming off on a speed boat to the Ang Thong National Park, for some snorkelling and kayaking (hopefully ...
... a drink and a laugh our time together is easy.
Today we hired a car and travelled around the island observing the locals, admiring the scenery and visiting a beautiful resort called Nikki Beach. High on the hill overlooking ocean with the national park in the background we enjoyed a cool drink and welcomed the sea breeze.
Tomorrow will be more of the same. Wish you were here.
Gill and ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service