Petchkasem Grand Hotel
TripAdvisor Reviews Petchkasem Grand Hotel Surin
Travel Blogs from Surin
had to go here at least once, only 40 minute drive from where I was staying!
I went with my friend Por and he surprised me with a little girl when I got into his truck, my favorite student Bai Buah!
Papa and Mama named their bakery after her name and I still did not get to find out what it means =(
Man I miss Thailand...so beautiful so friendly
... about an hour and a half away from Hua Hin. The waterfall has sixteen levels, but it was so hot that by the time we got to the fifth level we’d had enough of climbing and jumped straight into the water. The water was a refreshing temperature, and we spent a few hours just chilling out, although you had to keep moving if you didn’t want the fish nibbling you!
A Warm Welcome to ...
... to a little island with all the food and camping gear! I don't know how we did it but we did - got a little wet and muddy in the process. Finally got cooking around 8.30pm and we were putting up our tents in the moonlight - thank god for a full moon with lots of light. This also helped with peeing in the bushes - Jill was my partner for this!
Once the drinks got going we started mingling more ...
... where we have lunch - they are so skinny they almost look like girls anyway! I bought an ice cream for 10 baht - 20p!!! Love the cheap prices!
After lunch we got to see how poo paper is made (the whole process can take between 3-5 days):
Step 1: Pour poop in a large contained area and pour water all over. Then with your bare feet squash and mix it all. Everyone done this together - ...
... To make things easier they normally get me to stand on a truck of some sort so I'm already half way up - being short can be rather frustrating at times especially if you want to get on top of an elephant!!
Thongbai was going crazy in the water today - I came off her completely then she just walked off without me! She clearly didn't want me on top of her today - can't blame her I guess!
Other places to stay in Surin
60 Sirirat Road,Nai Muang, Surin | Hotelfrom $30