Khao Sok Las Orquideas Resort
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
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Travel Blogs from Khao Sok National Park
... to eat breakfast, pack our stuff then off to our second and final trek of the trip.
We ‘drove’ for about an hour by boat to reach the start of the next trek where we got on to another jetty with floating bungalows. Porn stayed on the jetty to prepare our lunch and left us in his colleague’s capable hands. The guide (not sure of his name) permanently lived on the raft with his wife and regularly took people on this particular trek.
... stop at a local market to get fruit for the trip and led to a Longtail boat that would be our transportation for the following few days. We were the last few people to get on the boat so we got to sit right at the front. The lake/reservoir was absolutely stunning and ginormous!!! We ‘drove’ for over an hour to reach our destination!! We were all relaxing and enjoying the warming sunshine when we saw the black clouds in the distance as well as the ...
... and joked. It was warm but not too hot – just right!!! Sue and Ray found a couple of bamboo sticks and looked the part as a pair of ramblers.
We passed a couple of the waterfalls in favour of finding a few of the better ones further along the trail. We stopped for a drink at a check point and had to sign in to say we were about to go on further. The next part of the trek had a sign saying “Do not enter without a tour guide, XXX ...
We had arranged with Sue and Ray to leave the hotel at 11am to head to Khao Sok but we either didn’t set an alarm or slept through it – I’m not sure which!! So we woke up at 11am and still had to pack – Oooppps!! Sorry again Sue and Ray!!
Despite having eight hours sleet and (finally) a lay in, we were both still exhausted and feeling rough!! I packed all the bags as Paul said he’d be driving to Khao Sok then we ...
... didn’t want to risk it. There is a gang of Chinese twentysomethings who are so loud and noisy and keep pushing in I think I might scream. Eventually get my cream cheese bagel and iced mocha and sit down to de stress. That’s when I realise they short changed me! It was only 10THB but still cheeky!
I’ve got a little time so I go looking for sweets for work. I can’t really find any funny ones which is disappointing. Then I realise ...