KC Grande Resort & Spa
Travel Blogs from Ko Chang
After a quick pit stop in Bangkok for yet another dentist appointment and a fabulous dinner at Shabu Shi for a sushi feast we leave for Koh Chang on Sunday for three nights and a little engagement celebration which Vic has planned!
We are up with the sparrows to catch a 5am bus with the aim of reaching out luxurious hotel as early as …
Managed to get to the Eastern Bus Terminal in Ekamai, Bangkok for the "late" bus to Laem Ngob at 9.45am, which took around 5 hours, in "first class" no less - seemed like a normal coach to us! Arrived at the pier for the ferry to Koh Chang in the sweltering heat for the 45 minute ferry journey to the Centrepoint pier on the east side of the island …
Swiming in clear cool pools,sleeping in huts, sleeping on warm sand....yes we did it all. Felt like we were traveling with James Mitchner or Somerset Maugham. Minus the angnst. The noodles plus one had a great time. The additional noodle has been named pastina....you will have to ask one of the noodles for details.
... sea and the walkway. There are gaps between the structures and the path in many places where the sea is visible. When the lights went out it was difficult to continue walking as it was impossible to see the gaps. Even worse, motor bikes are constantly ridden up and down the walkway requiring that pedestrians move to the side, not easy when the bike lights destroy your night vision and you can't see the path or gaps. But no-one worries, a few torches and candles came out and everybody carried on. It ...
... hopefully some surf! so basicly.. all that for £10 a day... on a 27km Island.... screw you England.
We have taken every possible mode of transport to get here... Train, Tuk tuk, Bus, Taxi, Flight, Ferry, pick up truck and walking... even had to hang off the back of a truck for an hour to get around the Island... so we are gonna live here for a month we reckon.
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility