Dheva Mantra Resort & Spa
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... pass' because the workers shadows at night flickering on the canyon walls by firelight looked like the entrance to hell - this is the English meaning. The Asian meaning is much the same, their take on it is that it was like a living hell…and you can appreciate why.
We spent some time walking through the museum that details the conditions endured by the workers, before taking the short path down to the track (now removed) itself. Again, this is a ...
... on 25 April 1943 and was during the ‘Speedo’ where the Japanese pushed the men into 24 hour a day work with relentless bashings and back breaking toil. Hammer and Tap men worked here, POWs with chunkels, baskets to remove the rock and other hammers to crush larger rocks into smaller ballast. HFP must be seen to be believed – the limestone granite is a formidable sight. 400 Aussies were later increased to 1,000 working 12-18 hour shifts ...
... to get our photos with some more tigers. These animals are absolutely gorgeous and to be able to get so close to them was an unbelievable experience. They were very calm during the photo shoot as they were certainly used to it. After petting and posing with the grown up tigers, we headed to the cubs' area to see them playing with some tourists. This is another program the temple offers and it was fun to be a spectator of this ...
... To say Kwai would mean Water Buffalo of which there are many in this wild North East corner of Thailand along with King Cobra, Python, Bears, Tigers, and Malaria. Not to worry anyone at home. We stopped for an ice cream and Emma had a flipflop related accident, managing to bend her toenail back on a surprise step. A German couple gave me a bag for some ice. The Thai's brought tissues, and a plaster. She's ok and we walked the short distance to the crossing. ...
... falls which is a seven tier waterfall. It takes about 45 minutes to come up and according to the sign "is not too slope". We swam in a couple of the waterfalls including one full of dead skin eating fish. It was nice but very ticklish and when a fish bigger than your foot wants to take a quick snack on it, it gets a bit scary. ...