Hua Hin Hillside Resort
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- Airport Transportation
- Outdoor pool
- Non-smoking hotel
- Room service
- High-speed internet in room
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Travel Blogs from Hua Hin
... and enjoyed the nice evening weather and good music.
I slept 13 hours straight, waking up to pouring rain and thunderstorms. After an hour awake, figuring not much was going to happen in the rain, I went back to sleep for three more hours. I don't think I have ever slept as much! When we eventually all got up, Bailey has now also come down with the cold!
We went out to a place called Harry's Bar for ...
... uneventful and in three hours we are hitting the outskirts of Hua Hin. We guess when the king chose this place for his summer palace it was an unspoiled place of quiet beauty. The arrival of the king, plus the aforementioned beauty, together with its proximity to Bangkok means it is now a sprawling town with all day breakfasts and sausage and mash. The Thai people hold their king in very high regard, for instance in our last ...
... to pass the time. On our way back to the hotel we found the night market, something we hoped would lift our spirits of Hua Hin. When we headed out later, the atmosphere was great. Lots of stalls selling food and general tourist stuff. We had a foot, neck and shoulder massage for the bargain price of 150 baht (£3) and then tucked into some spicy Thai food. We walked back to the hotel eating roasted banana covered in coconut sauce. ...
... have waited a few more hours until we got home but it was nice to 'celebrate' the end of our trip in style.
The last few days have really felt like a holiday rather than travelling and that has proved a welcome break. Alas, the fun is drawing to a close as we head to the airport for our plane to Manchester via Doha. We are excited about being reunited with family and friends and spending a glorious English summer at leisure before work inevitably starts ...
All in all, considering the very hard bed and the jetlag, I slept pretty well. Sharing a bed with Wouter is, to say the least, rather uncomfortable. He is one of those people, who turns every five seconds in his sleep and has a habit of pulling the covers towards him, leaving me exposed to the elements, notably the strong stream of air coming from the air-conditionning over head.
We met up with the teachers just after eight o'clock in a small room in our building ...