Miracle Hometel Suvarnabhumi
Travel Blogs from Racha Thewa
Tired out after our 16 hour journey and just looking forward to a night in a proper bed. Before we managed that however, it seems only right that the taxi driver gets lost on the way to the hotel. Luckily we have their number and he can call them up, only to find it's 3 junctions back down the four lane motorway. So does he carry on and do a loop …
... Town. Apparently it is so called due to being a town and also the oldest on the island. Interesting story, I'm sure you'll agree. The town was pretty quiet, having escaped much tourist development due to not having beaches. In place of beaches it did have lots of its buildings on stilts however, which meant it was possible to have tea above the sea. Which was very nice indeed. After a couple of days we headed over to the busier ...
... and we ended up with one really red foot from the constant smacking of the ball. To the guys amusement I was ace... Actually really really bad! I would take a run up to the ball so it gave the impression I was going to boot it when in actual fact I would abruptly stop in front of the ball and kick it in completely the wrong direction... Surprisingly I lost! It was funny listening to the boys making excuses about why they were ...
... down already and it wasn't long before we started chatting and sharing stories. One of the girls was just on holiday but the other one was also travelling and had a years working visa too. We took her name and said we would add her on Facebook and meet up in oz. Facebook has been a gem whilst we have been travelling because no one really has phones which work or have credit on and most hotels and bars provide free wi fi so its a great way to keep in touch with everyone we ...
... do! Get to finally meet Sophie and Frazer who are both waiting at Big Blue, so good to see them both. Meet the rest of the group – Chase, who Frazer is having a serious bromance with, Richard, Harry, Dave and Jen. Check into a room with Frazer so Cass can have some space then spend the day on the beach. Sophie and I motivate each other to go for a run in the evening, we’re so sweaty afterwards we look like we’ve just showered! Watch my diving video at Big Blue ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
Clean, friendly and close to the airport with a transfer bus. Everything you need for a quick stopover.
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