- Minbar in room
- Drycleaning onsite
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Kids pool
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THE BEAUTIFUL THAILAND
WITH STUBUM & CLAIRE BEAR
Staying at Buddy Oriental for 1night in ko Samui with stu & Claire and it is gorgeous!!! We have hit jack-pot with this 1 after spending 8 nights in a 3 bunkbeds hostel in Sydney this place is paradise. 2 swimming pools, 1 overlooking the sea, buffet breakfast, lovely …
... wasted 40 minutes of our life! But we found it eventually (in the other direction!) and came across the beautiful golden glistening pagoda on the coast with the sea as it's natural backdrop. It was so quiet and we were the only tourists. We wrapped ourselves in sarongs and spent some time walking around it, finding our Buddhas. We then went looking for the Buddhas footprint (which sadly alluded us) but on our drive we came across Wat Samret. A temple of such quiet ...
... one of them has been accepted by Edinburgh Napier for Psychology (just like me) and she has a boyfriend who's name is Andrew and he's studying a business course at uni (just like Harris) very strange!!! Lisa and I went out to the food market with them and had some really yummy food and we are all now back at the bungalows getting ready to start drinking with ...
... big mosque. Our guide said they got along well, but we all know all it takes is some holy man (they are always men) to decide his god doesn’t like the other group.
Our third stop was a coconut plantation. We saw the trained macaque monkeys scoot up the trees to harvest coconuts and observed them being trained. Monkeys can harvest up to a thousand a day, people only 200. We observed a woman shucking the husks-hard work, were given an open coconut with ...
... and our first sight of the beach made it all worthwhile. Thankfully due to no sleep on the journey here (being thrown around our train's bunk beds) our body clocks have been forced to adjust to Thai time. Since we arrived we have done our very best to stay clear of afternoon beers and have been lucky enough to see more of island life as a result. We have; had dinner overlooking the beach, watched the very first beach cinema, danced til 3am at a huge beach ...