Palm Hill Resort
Travel Blogs from Phuket
... each year on the Gregorian (internationally used) calendar, but always in the period January 21 to February 20. In 2016 it's Monday, February 8th. There were fire crackers going off everywhere with no caution. Kids running around with no shoes on broken pieces of glass everywhere, there was traditional music, heaps of food and way too much going ...
... to the lagoon. I made it 10 metres from the lagoon but didn't have the upper body strength to make it any further as the foot holes disappeared.......so I had to rely on Grahame's shots of the lagoon as I waited for him to return!
Reunited we headed back to the path and climbed back down the ropes and rocks!
After an awesome hike and workout we had a quick dip in the pool then made the most of our included breakfast buffet!!
Having seen everything ...
... were several Kayaks waiting to enter.
We were told by our guide that the cave used to be home to lots of birds who made their nests there but all had been eaten by the Muslim community from Koh Panye and now no birds are allowed to be killed.
Speaking of birds, on our cruise in this area, we saw a red winged eagle and a sea eagle … Doug was able to snap a photo of the red winged eagle ...
... his scooter, pulled a half finished jacket out of his bag, tried it on Sam, pinned, marked and cut - then shoved it back in his bag, hopped back on his scooter and took off. The suit will be ready for collection tomorrow night! Pretty impressive!
Meanwhile, Andy and Bron wandered up the street, looking for gifts for the children and others.
After this, it was back to the hotel for readings and ...
... touristic one. My first time ever in Asia!
10 minutes after I landed, Sofia arrived to the same airport. She's a girl that I knew from home, but we were never really in contact (apart from Facebook friendship) until a couple of days ago when she asked on Facebook who was going to be in South East Asia for Chinese new year and I replied to her post. How random right!? Well, here we are!
While we catch up on what has ...
Other places to stay in Phuket
135/23 Rat-U-Thit 200 Years Road, Patong | 3 star hotelfrom $45
- Good Hotel
- Love it!
- Happy stay
106/27 Moo3, Surin Beach | 4 star hotelfrom $81
48 Ruam Jai Road, Patong Beach, Patong | 4 star hotelfrom $71
239-14 Raj U Thid 200 Pee Road, Patong | 3 star hotelfrom $52
27 Mu 8, Sakdidej Road, Cape Panwa | 5 star hotelfrom $123
- Lovely hotel
- Unaffected by the tsunami, needs repeat business
124 Taweewongse Road, Patong | 2 star hotelfrom $70
1 Soi Surin, Montri Road, Phuket Town | 4 star hotelfrom $36
10 Chalermphrakiat Road, Patong | 3 star hotelfrom $29
3473 West Hammer Lane, Stockton | 1 star hotelfrom $56
44 Thaveewong Road, Patong Beach, 83150, Patong | 4 star hotelfrom $39
- Best hotel in Phuket
- Patong Merlin Best Resort in Patong without a Doubt!
- BEST TIME!!!!
154 Phang Nga Road, Phuket Town | 4 star hotelfrom $47
44/5 Moo 8,Sakdidesh Road, Cape Panwa | 4 star hotelfrom $88
568 Patak Road, Karon | 3 star hotelfrom $152
247 Kata Road, Kata Beach, Kata Beach | 3 star hotelfrom $54
- Buona ubicazione, troppe scale!!
- Good location - Far Too Many Stairs!!
- Beste Lage! Wundervolles Personal!
1, Karon Soi 4, Karon Road, Karon | 4 star hotelfrom $86
- Do Not Stay There - it Is Truly Awful
- Never again////
- Very Good Hotel for Price
100/10 Moo 3, Kamala | 4 star hotelfrom $71
42 Montri Road,Talad Yai, Phuket Town | 3 star hotelfrom $40
2 Taweewong Rd, Patong Beach, Patong | 4 star hotelfrom $57
- Super hôtel
- Le meilleur de jour et de nuit à Patong
Mai Khao Talang, Mai Khao | 4 star hotelfrom $159
284/1 Prabaramee Road, Patong | 3 star hotelfrom $19
1 Khoktanod soi 3, Kata Road, Kata Beach | 3 star hotelfrom $38
23/12 Karon Rd, Karon | 4 star hotelfrom $52
542/1 Patak Road, Karon | 3 star hotelfrom $37
158/1 Jawaraj Road, Phuket Town | 3 star hotelfrom $41
31/11 Moo 8, Sakdidej Rd, Cape Panwa | 4 star hotelfrom $45
239/1 Rat-u-Thit 200 Pi Road, Patong | 3 star hotelfrom $35