Nora Chaweng Hotel
Travel Blogs from Ko Samui
After a long flight from the UK (stopping in Amsterdam & Bangkok) I arrived to 32 degree heat at Ko Samui airport. It was the most adorable airport I have ever seen! The planes flew in over the island so you could see the stunning scenery and some of the sights even before we hit
the ground. (Only slight problem with this is that when your …
... water and more fun times. After a couple of hours here dodging icy water, big bazooka water pistols and loads of paint we went to the Ark Bar on Chaeweng Beach for a cool beverage and something to eat. This is certainly the party place. It was so much fun to just people watch. Samui closes for 2-3 days for the festival. Even the small shops where you bata for your goods were all closed as this is the only public holiday they have for the year, most of ...
... such as the ones found in Tenerife. Though I would say there is a much higher ratio of massage shops and lady boys here! A lake is situated in Chaweng and it was here I had my first experience of Thai Zumba, only as an on looker however as we just came across it on our quick trip round the town. It was open air on the edge of the lake on a platform and by Fiona Young's terms very subdued, but interesting to see. Never judge a book by it's cover is perhaps a good saying to consider when ...
... the protests, plus it's a full moon party in koh pagnan which is the next door island.So we have had to find alternative accommodation which we have done escaping chaweng and the multitude of Russians . This has been a relief for Aileen as she has become a little weary of my constant exsaperated nasal exhale as I , in true Victor Meldrew style ,become increasingly annoyed at the antics of the young.. (Jealousy ? Discuss? ) Anyway we had to leave chaweng ...
... ordered more beers, moved in and out of the sun as desired/required, what a life ! There is this new craze in Koh Samui, and I expect elsewhere as well, of hooking a pipe contraption up to a jet ski which then pushes water at force though a pipe and ends up lifting a person connected at the other end out of the water by the force of the ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking