Plubpla Koh Mak Retreat
Travel Blogs from Koh Mak
... s not busy here though it is high season and it does not make any sense to lose what little custom is available.
We decide to book in for two more nights at Sea Breeze and go and invest in a lilo for the beach. No beach chairs here and the sand gets a tad uncomfortable so we now have a more comfy perch as well as something to play on in the water.
I have the start of a hacking cough and a cold so ...
... much. We continued on to the nearest pier we could get to, this was better for us than had hoped. Once we were dropped off we took our bags and started circling each other trying to get our bearings. We worked out that we would no longer have to trek across the island to find our bungalow as we were right next to it. No more than 300meters away. The only thing that stood between us and the place we were staying was a very very muddy track. Not the normal mud ...
... our meal time choosing an appropriate design and thankfully we persuaded them against cool beans and settled on a compass to symbolise the whole trip. We went to the shop that had seemed the busiest, and the tattoist finished his tea, drew the design on and got started with the ink. It was pretty impressive how precise he was with a foot of bamboo and a needle. He did the lining for both of them and agreed to finish it the ...
... tasty and we cannot imagine Thailand without banana shake anymore.
Thai are budhists. They believe in karma. They think they should do their best in order to get a better next life, like my grandmother believed also very seriously. They are also very superstitious and they have tattoos, bracelets and other things to protect them from envy eyes. They also don't like when people say they don't ...
However, it's probably not everyone's cup of tea. The hut is very rustic with wide slats in the walls and ceiling where our friends can come and visit at night. The front steps and porch are more than a little wonky and the toilets and shower are back down the jungle path. But we actually have electricity and a fan to blow around the holey mosquito net and keep us cool while we sleep. My old ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service