Travel Blogs from Ko Lanta
Ko Lanta! So out time in the Gulf of Thailand was over and time to head to the andaman coast. This is on the easy side of Thailand. Getting there was quite a journey and we both wished we'd booked a flight by the end of it Firstly we had to get a boat from Ko Tao to Surat Thani on the mainland, this took about 3 hours and from here it was onto a bus and a 3 hour drive across the mainland to Krabi, we thought to this point ...
... bits. He walked up it after his run this morning. I took his word for it. The beach is beautiful. Attached photo doesn't portray the colours very well, just taken on the iPad mini (yes, wifi on the beach!). A nice touch to have the resort staff come around with glasses of iced water every hour or so, and also big platters of fruit on toothpicks. Yummy. Went to lunch at rustic place 5 minutes walk up the ...
... around, but not the crowds we have seen in other places. A perfect place to relax and try to get a tan or at least be very relaxed trying from the safety of the shade. We enjoy a fruit shake and admire the view, we then get in to our room, and head for the beach to wait for that age old event, to watch the sunset. It is then time to enjoy some excellent food, chicken with dipping sauces, rice, creamy yellow curry and Thai salad.
We are going to have a good time here ...
... The food was lovely, and we were excited about having dessert! Also, there was a Thai family there celebrating a birthday and he brought round every table a piece of the birthday cake to share which was so kind of him. And of course I was super excited about actually having some birthday cake! I had a really nice birthday, Tom also surprised me with some presents- which was kind as I didn't expect anything as we are travelling. I ...
... Phi Don, the main island. Again so many different kinds of fish and even more than before. I also don’t think I’ve ever been swimming in such warm water. Next we docked on the main island of Phi Phi Don and had some much needed lunch. We were then given time to relax on the beach before heading back to Krabi Town on the speed boat.
For dinner tonight we headed out and found a great restaurant and had a Thai ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Kids activities or Babysitting