Elephant Hills Tented Camp
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Two days in tents!
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We moved from Ko Tao to Ko Samui on the 26th ready to start our special trip to the Elephant Hills for the next day. This excursion was a rather special trip comprising of 3 days & 2 nights within Khao Sok National Park - a vast lake which is surrounded by dense tropical rainforest. Our first day on this trip we were able to learn about, meet, …
The next morning we were off to Koh Phra Thong. We had arranged a transfer as the island is a bit tricky to get to so were picked up by car for a drive down to the pier. When we arrived at the pier, there was no water! Our driver seemed a bit perturbed so phoned our new host. She told us not to worry and that the tide would soon come in and so we were dropped for a while at the boatman's house. Here we met his wife and daughter. The wife couldnt speak a word of English so it was ...
... for us haha. Anyway, after settling in, we had a look around until the lunch gong sounded (yes, there was actually a gong to signal each meal - amazing). We helped ourselves to the buffet but then realised that they had made Mike his own whole set of gluten free dishes. Very sweet. The food throughout was delicious with decent variety considering where we were and they always cooked something especially for Mike on top of the normal food he could already have.
We met an ...
Day 14 The next day we tried to message Florian but we didn't get a reply. We thought maybe he had decided against Khao Sok as he had been thinking of doing more diving, but we thought we'd walk by his hostel and see if he was still there. And just as we were walking down the lane where his hostel was, there he was! We caught a bus to Khao Sok and then went directly to a resort which I had looked up and was meant to be cheap. We got two bungalows on stilts which were made of ...
... tree thinking it would make a great souvenir... Didn't work :((
we stopped for groceries on the way home
....................................... ............... and ended the the day with some well deserved cocktails
what at a day!! Not exactly a traditional girls day but we sure laughed a lot!!!!