Palm Garden Lodge
Travel Blogs from Prachin Buri
... I hadn't brought anything with me apart from a bottle of water. The bus journey was like any other, uncomfortable, smelly, AC vents were broke so I was slowly freezing to death. Then we was slowly coming to a stop. All the tourists on the bus soon perked up, to look out of the window. Thai Army - Brilliant. Time to brace ourselves and be stubborn and refuse to get off. The soldier came onto the bus, looked around. I couldn't help but notice the huge gun he was carrying. ...
... br> trip and life.
intriguing thing of this situations is that at you
wonder what your mind will come up next and think. It is like a mystery.
An untrained mind is like a
hyper-active monkey, untamed, jumping from one tree branch to another.
things come into my mind. How should a better and just socio-economic system
be? It should be one where businesses and
companies, micro-entities and conglomerates, should provide ...
... we had two monks teach the day time lessons. We really lucked out being able to have them mentor us. We got accepted to participate despite that their regular retreat schedule doesn't start till mid month. It was like we had our own private meditation retreat! In the afternoon we were invited to visit the Wat Phra Dhammakaya instead of the lesson. It is located just south of POP house. The grounds of the temple is astonishingly HUGE!!! ...
... hard shoulder perfect for speeding cyclists. With our fitness back up to top levels we have decided that 80 mile days are well within our capabilities. Today we smashed our existing record and bashed out 92 miles. Not bad considering the slow start we had to the day.
The hotel breakfast took at least half an hour to arrive. We heard the eggs frying but after a 20 minute wait we asked the nutty receptionists. She suggested ...
... we saw a motor cross track with an expert flying in the air. After we all came with our Heavy camera gear, he stopped and had a break. He did not start before we left again..
At Sarakham, we had some difficulties to find a good place, or a place at all.
But at the end we found a worn out hotel in the center of the city. It must have been a very good hotel, but 30 years ago. It even had siemens boiler... amazing...