Golden Sand Inn
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It's been a little while since last we chatted as Thailand can certainly make you a bit lazy. We arrived in Phuket at around 10am on Wednesday. After a fairly eventful 2 hour shuttle bus ride (we were last to be dropped and our driver could NOT find the hotel of the people who came before us) we arrived at our hotel. It is lovely, …
... more sensible members of our family when it comes to eating were a little more sedate, I think it is fair to say we all well and truly suffed ourselves stupid. A job well done. A wander around the grounds unearths 'gattica' the area off limits to the plebs like us. Their pool area is so opulent in comparison to ours that I enter a rage state. I interrogate the poor man at the front desk as to why we can't swim in their pool when we only have one ...
I arrived back at Karon late afternoon and popped in to my local mini mart , lots of "7-11" shops every where in Thailand. I squeezed past the stacks of industrial fireworks piled near the entrance. These have been in the shops for a few days now. You don't get family selection boxes here but the style that in recent years has appeared in UK super markets . By that I mean what are called "cakes" large box shaped multi shot fireworks . Here they go not ...
... and go karting. Disappointing to miss James Bond Island, interesting boat ride through all the islands.
I'll be loaded like a freight train, flying like an aeroplane, feeling like a space brain, one more time tonight. I'm on the night train.
Jack (apparently this means the time in Phuket was awesome and he really enjoyed it).
I'm really going to miss the bartering in Thailand and it ...
... elephants showed off their skills, culminating in with the opportunity for any brave tourists to get a massage from the elephants! Go Paige! First in for everything! So Proud! Monkeys performing tricks was the next attraction, followed by a short refreshments break where we were presented with photos of our adventure for purchase if desired, and a ride back to Club Med in time for a leisurely lunch. CP and I decided to spend the afternoon in ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsGolden Sand Inn Karon
The golden sand inn is an excelent hotel to stay in Phuket. Its rught by the beach and the cabanas we stayed were really nice. The only lack attention to details such as the garden and cleaninness
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