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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
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We are now in Kanchanaburi, which is about 130km west of Bangkok. Yesterday we got the train here in the afternoon, taking about 2.5hours with no air con. It was really hot so it was pretty rough... but our floating raft hotel is beautiful, sitting on the river Kwai with sunset views. Boom. Will do a Kanchanaburi update very soon! Cant wait to post about today, but for now we seriously must catch up on sleep!
Today we started to prepare the plants to bring them back to the USA. To do this we remove all the leaves, flowers and dirt from the roots. Every plant is labeled and an inventory list is created for agricultural check on entry. We took a break around noon time for lunch and went back down ...
... We had some ice cream (don't buy green tea flavoured ice cream it's not great) and then went for a stroll round the market to try and find a cigar. We found many many things that weren't a cigar... Good, but no cigar as the saying goes. So we got the boat back across to the hotel and thought about heading out the front to look for a local convenience store to complete our hunt for a cigar but the hotel staff ...
... at the hotel and got checked in, and what a place to arrive at after a tough journey! We're really lucky to be where we are for this bit of the trip, we owe a big thanks to Sue and Liz for sorting us out with it :-) It's such a lovely hotel (you'll see the room in the pics), right on the river in the city - our room looks over the pool and the river. It turns out that in a couple of days there's some festival thing happening on the river so we should have ...
... it's a great way to greet each other! Overall impressions Truth be told, it is a cool city, I'm excited about the time I have left here; I plan to go for a drink tonight in the sky bar they filmed some of the hangover in, where they bust Lesley chow and I plan to go experience more of the lifestyle and culture. You do have to approach it with an open mind, a great deal of alertness and an acceptance for just how mad it is! We'll see what the rest of the trip brings... I'll be in touch. ...