Island View Resort & Spa
Travel Blogs from Ko Chang
... got up, had breakfast and went to the fitness for an hour or so, walked back where we found Johannes and Helga at a little restaurant who were leaving tomorrow morning, so we were able to say goodbye to them. Than we got our stuff together and checked out to go to next hotel in Kai Bae - Paradise Bungalows. We got a taxivan and checked in in our bungalow with hot water and airco and tv with the Dutch/Flemish channel. Ahhhh what a luxury to have this again. We got organized ...
... was coming down like tiny bullets the sea was still pretty calm. Pulling out from the pier the rain flowed from the boats protective tarpaulin roof and straight onto us underneath. Before we picked up speed we edged towards another island next to Koh Mak where we noticed a small rowing boat carrying 3 men gaining on us. As the rowing boat pulled in alongside us 2 men crossed over onto our boat. As soon as we started moving again the seas had changed. It was no longer the ...
... we were on the boat and realized just what I was about to do! There wasn't much in the way of training or preparation; my instructor just asked me some questions and went over some basics - then suddenly it was time to put on the gear and jump in the water! I haven't been that nervous in a long time. I was the only first timer; there was a Russian dude who'd done one dive before, plus a bunch of old pros who were going ...
... side. We decide to figure out the hotel situation once we arrive on the island. Next up is to obtain tickets for the ferry and find out when it is leaving. Ferry leaves in 20 minutes. Pip, pip – get those bags on those bikes and off to board the ferry as an automobile. We tie the two bikes up and a gentleman from Europe says be careful – stay with your bikes or your stuff will walk off. It is a short ...
... cars on the bottom level and seats on the top, we settled in and cracked open a bottle of samsong and sent Jerry off for ice andcups.....he arrived with the only chilled can of coke hey ho!
Pretty merry after the hour on the ferry we took a tuk tuk with 2 Geordie girls and a
German to Lonely beach and arrived there at 2.30pm, we looked at some bungalows
by the beach but P wanted to see what else was on offer so P, Stanton and Dylan
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- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool