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Travel Blogs from Phuket
... infront of us. And as I stared out the window I reflected on our time here.
That's the weird thing about the anticipation of going home. You have no choice but to recall all the memories you've made, the life long friends you've gained, the countless times your nose got burnt and then I thought to myself, my soul came alive on this journey and I learned the most important thing there is to learn: what it means to truly fall in love with yourself. For that, I am forever grateful.
... the rig. He was doing a great job and really pleased with the way it was all going when 'bang'... I swear the mast lifted off the boat and slammed back down, one of the main chain plates had split and to be honest I felt devastated, but instead of Drew being negative about it he was simply happy it had happened in the marina and not out at sea.
It puts us back again however and instead of getting one new chain plate made up he took the exact opposite ...
... we could get it cheaper and surprisingly a taxi was costing over 700 bhat each so I think 200 was deffo a bargain.
We got off the ferry and directed to a small minibus that was decked out to look like a limousine was pretty posh for Thai standards!! We set off on our 35 min journey and within 5 minutes noticed how much more commercialised Phuket is compared to beautiful phi phi and Krabi but still thought it was ok!
We continued down ...
Today wew went to Phi Phi Island on a tour. we had to be ready by 7.30 so I only got a couple oh hours sleep and felt like it. The taxi was early so we made him wait till we were ready, after coffee. We had to pick up other people as usual and then we all rocked up at a house near the port. we had a briefing and handed over some money and were allotted a boat. We started at Maya bay, where they filmed the beach. There were sooo many boats and people it ...
... before - they are getting to know us and speak broken English so we are finding out lots about their culture. The next night was Patong and oh yes just what you would expect lady boys, sex shows, funny smells and an experience in itself! The beach is beautiful so we started our night with 2 beers on the beach we even got given a mat to sit on - Wayne was in his element and we had so much fun with the hawkers on the beach but ...
Other places to stay in Phuket
135/23 Rat-U-Thit 200 Years Road, Patong | 3 star hotelfrom $45
- Good Hotel
- Love it!
- Happy stay
106/27 Moo3, Surin Beach | 4 star hotelfrom $81
48 Ruam Jai Road, Patong Beach, Patong | 4 star hotelfrom $71
239-14 Raj U Thid 200 Pee Road, Patong | 3 star hotelfrom $52
27 Mu 8, Sakdidej Road, Cape Panwa | 5 star hotelfrom $123
- Lovely hotel
- Unaffected by the tsunami, needs repeat business
124 Taweewongse Road, Patong | 2 star hotelfrom $70
1 Soi Surin, Montri Road, Phuket Town | 4 star hotelfrom $36
10 Chalermphrakiat Road, Patong | 3 star hotelfrom $29
96/42-3, Moo 3, Kamala | 4 star hotelfrom $56
- Ausgezeichnete Anlage
- Very very nice
44 Thaveewong Road, Patong Beach, 83150, Patong | 4 star hotelfrom $39
- Best hotel in Phuket
- Patong Merlin Best Resort in Patong without a Doubt!
- BEST TIME!!!!
154 Phang Nga Road, Phuket Town | 4 star hotelfrom $47
44/5 Moo 8,Sakdidesh Road, Cape Panwa | 4 star hotelfrom $88
568 Patak Road, Karon | 3 star hotelfrom $152
247 Koktanode Road, Kata Beach | 3 star hotelfrom $54
- Buona ubicazione, troppe scale!!
- Good location - Far Too Many Stairs!!
- Beste Lage! Wundervolles Personal!
1, Karon Soi 4, Karon Road, Karon | 4 star hotelfrom $53
- Do Not Stay There - it Is Truly Awful
- Never again////
- Very Good Hotel for Price
100/10 Moo 3, Kamala | 4 star hotelfrom $71
42 Montri Road,Talad Yai, Phuket Town | 3 star hotelfrom $40
2 Taweewong Rd, Patong Beach, Patong | 4 star hotelfrom $57
- Super hôtel
- Le meilleur de jour et de nuit à Patong
Mai Khao Talang, Mai Khao | 4 star hotelfrom $159
284/1 Prabaramee Road, Patong | 3 star hotelfrom $19
1 Khoktanod soi 3, Kata Road, Kata Beach | 3 star hotelfrom $38
23/12 Karon Rd, Karon | 4 star hotelfrom $52
542/1 Patak Road, Karon | 3 star hotelfrom $37
158/1 Jawaraj Road, Phuket Town | 3 star hotelfrom $41
31/11 Moo 8, Sakdidej Rd, Cape Panwa | 4 star hotelfrom $45
239/1 Rat-u-Thit 200 Pi Road, Patong | 3 star hotelfrom $35