Khanom Hill Resort
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Don't panic about the title, its just a silly pun, all will be explained !!
Goodbye Bangkok, hello Koh Samui, high rise mayhem to low rise laid back tranquility.
Bit of a problem at Suvarnabhumi, don't like this airport. We arrived 1 hour 45 before departure time, which is OK for an internal flight but due to some kind of a ticketing error we didn't get a boarding pass until final boarding had been ...
The bus reached the ferry port about 5.30am and we had to walk onto the ferry leaving the bus to drive on separately. As the ferry left, the sun was just starting to rise and we arrived in Ko Samui after about an hour and a half. When we arrived we collected our stuff and got a taxi across the island to Chaweng, sharing with an American guy. The weather at this point looked like it had even raining over night, but we hoped it would brighten up. ...
... our blood pressure and temperature. Our temperatures were higher today than yesterday. They also tested our blood. The results came back pretty quickly.
My platelet count has fallen from 210 to 171. Darren's has fallen from 171 to 114. They are predicting that his count will fall below the critical 100 level and will be admitting him. If they admit Darren, I will have to be admitted as well as it will ...
... couldn't sleep, so up again and went exploring. Out for dinner that evening, and my first taste of ice in beer. Initially I said no way! But after a while and throughout my trip, I would almost be demanding ice for my beer.
I spent the next day on a push bike exploring the local area.... Some street food for breakfast, and discovering that this is not a place frequented by tourists. Its fun interacting and pointing for what I want, and ...
... speeds and uneven pavement to the mix. My whole body lifted off the seat several times during this ride. We just took it for what it was and started laughing. Keli's reading, and I'm typing, bumping around. It was quite the experience feeling like we are driving over boulders. We finally got off the van and walked around looking for hotels. It didn't take long to realize we were not only lost, but dropped off too soon. We went to a hotel thinking we would just stay one night. ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility