Grand Lucky Hotel
Travel Blogs from Bangkok
... of Thai taxi drivers; why ask *me* if I know where my destination is?! That's why I got in your taxi!) and over an hour later, finally arrived at Mike and Shane's apartment.
Now if any keen readers remember from previous posts, Mike and Shane were half of the Irish guys we'd met back in Vietnam and had both ended their travels to stay in Bangkok and teach English. Lucky for me, Mike was kind enough to offer me a place to stay (as well as being my own personal tour guide!) ...
Day 2 - 4
Waking up after only 4 hours sleep after a 24 hour day isn't fun. Luckily the air con was on full blast and we had no where to be.
After a quick breakfast down stairs we slothed back up to the hotel room to watch a movie with the curtains closed.
It was so nice to finally relax and know that our only obligations for the day were to eat lunch and dinner at some point.
At 2pm we left the hotel room ...
... since I was last here. Checked in and it was still mega early so me and Louisa killed some time by watching the movie epic that we have seen advertised for the entire month! Then we met up with Lauren and Helen to get a Thai massage, it was the strangest experience! We had to get dressed into some weird uniforms that looked prison outfits, our masseuses came in and started there torture! My back must of ...
After eventually settling down to sleep, surprisingly I made it through to 4am with little disturbance. It wasn't until the lights came on I woke to the weary murmur of others around me. We'd arrived in Bangkok so the first half of our journey was complete. Unfortunately that was the easy bit. We jumped in a taxi to the train station where we'd have to occupy ourselves until midday. In an attempt to kill time I engrossed myself in The Godfather - ...
... here but our stomachs are still on London time. Perhaps we will wander about tonight and look for something to eat... Although it is already getting late.
Next stop: Bangkok city
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