Khao Sok Las Orquideas Resort
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
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Travel Blogs from Khao Sok National Park
... He said he was surrounded by thousands of fish as they had ascended over the bow. They did number matching to check for nitrogen narcosis on his deep dive (which can set in and make you sluggish despite feeling fine) where you compare your reaction time to that on the surface and cracked an egg underwater to show that the pressure this deep holds the yolk together. They also did races, somersaults and fin surfing during his bouyancy dive, which he loved also. Having completed ...
... began with, by my standards, an adventurous bus ride. I'm tightening the belt a bit, so opted for the 150 baht ( $6 ) public bus ride instead of my usual private transport. I shall continue to do this, as it was an air-con'd beauty, and for 1/10th the cost I was soon at my destination. A rep from my hotel was there to meet me on the highway, and I found my way to a beautiful little bungalow, 300m from the park entrance.
... I took the 9 am ferry (only 2 per day) to Phuket. From Phuket I took a taxi to the bus station and for about $6, I got on a public bus to the Khao Sok national park. The bus made several stops and it took 4 hours to get there. However, the bus was comfortable enough. It had air con, coach style seats, although it was no coach to be sure, and it wasn't overcrowded.
I was again pretty weary from traveling, ...
... garden and another hut on stilts, this one is a bit nicer than the last one as it has hot water and a really nice sit out area also. The restaurant area is cool and breezy as there are no walls at all, only a few pillars holding the roof up and as it is also on stilts any breeze wafting through is caught and helps to keep you cool. We asked here about the trekking experience and we were told all about it, it sounded pretty much the same as all the others ...
Day 14 The next day we tried to message Florian but we didn't get a reply. We thought maybe he had decided against Khao Sok as he had been thinking of doing more diving, but we thought we'd walk by his hostel and see if he was still there. And just as we were walking down the lane where his hostel was, there he was! We caught a bus to Khao Sok and then went directly to a resort which I had looked up and was meant to be cheap. We got two bungalows on stilts which were made of ...