Island View Resort & Spa
Travel Blogs from Ko Chang
... Very tranquil place and yummy food!
We made it safely back to the guest house – no mention to the proprietor of the crash (there were a few embedded weeds under the carriage but no scrapes or dings). Wash up and head to dinner; on the motorbikes – in the dark… no beer for Cambria – her nerves are shot but fear of having to drive back the 2.2 miles has her drinking water!) We are ...
... M. Had a muscle pulled in her leg by very strong little lady, but survived with tiger balm. 9th January Decided to stay for longer so M started detox after yoga while R. Enjoyed a hearty breakfast. Morning went very quickly and R now having massage, followed by M. Less agonising today and still good. My menu: Detox drink 4 capsules supplements Liver flush Broth soup Supplements Detox drink Supplements Coconut water Liver flush ...
... a photo facing each end to give you an idea of what a 'high-street' looks like here!
For those venturing out this way in rainy season, here are five ways to tell when a storm is on its way in Koh Chang:
- It suddenly gets extremely windy
- It suddenly gets cloudy
- A lot of people suffer with a headache the whole day until it rains
- The internet connection starts playing up or cuts out completely
- The ants start coming ...
... colourful as the Barrier Reef, but it is still very good, and the fish life is very colourful. The huighlight is a Trigger fish, about 0.75m long.
By lunch I am ravenous. Ali had a great time snorkelling, although she was more happy pootling about at her own speed that following the guide.
The second dive is a lot more chilled, and I have got a better hang of the bouyancy by now. The highlight is 9 stingrays ...
... of tripping (no not that type) today with a boat to some islands and snorkelling sites at Koh Mak and Koh Rung south of Koh Chang. We had a great day and ate a lovely lunch on the boat with a great guide called Nok and a team of very friendly crew.
One more day of beach life then back to the big city, no not York, we have two nights in busy busy Bangkok after a ferry and bus back to the capital.