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Taxi to the airport and a 1 hour flight south to Surat Thani. Slight concern as the first two car hire places have no cars left, but third time lucky. Bumps and nick's recorded, Elvis is selected as the voice for the sat nav, and we're off. A large chunk of this part of Thailand is occupied by Khao Sok Narional Park, a remnant of the oldest remaining rainforest in the world. Home to the tapier, Wild boar, wild Asian ox, wild elephants, ...
... likely to make the earlier train. When we walked in the station and saw the time we realised we had loads of time as we had gained an hour going into Thailand from Malaysia. However the 11:30 train was sold out so we had to buy tickets for the 14:20 (luckily we were able to get a train). This meant hanging around in a dodgey area for 4 hours though. We walked to a nearby hotel where we got lunch and sat in their air conditioned restaurant ...
Once at our guest house we were so pleased we had booked to stay here. The people were lovely and really wanted to help us out in any way they could. The lady Jar Jar gave us a map and pointed out that there was a nice night market we could go to in the evening. She arranged a taxi for us and we set off in search of the night market with food in mind. As it was our last night we both knew we wanted to try ...
... balls, strips of possibly lychee and soaked dates. The cup is then filled with either chilled or steaming soy milk and served with a large straw and a cup handle thing (see pictures). I bought a serve of papaya for breakfast on the train and headed back to hang around with all the other passengers waiting for the efficient train services, most regretting they opted for the later train which when I left was on-track (hahah because it's a train) to be 5 hours late. 2nd ...
... past it on the way) so that we can find wifi and get food and a place to sleep for the night. So we're in this dodgy part of town and refuse to get out of the bus so the driver drives again and we think we've got our way but then he stops and talks on the phone, drives again and stops at this other place where there is this really angry Thai man and he and Jay are arguing while Jay tells me not to get out of the bus. The guy prods Jay in the shoulder and shouts in ...