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In planning the rest of our activities on Phuket, we quickly realized that renting a scooter was the most economical way to explore the various beaches and towns that we wanted to see. Our beach trip earlier in the day revealed that we could rent a scooter for just 200 Thai Baht ($6.25 US) per day. The only downside to this plan was that we would have to navigate the hectic streets of Phuket…on a tiny and ...
... quiet, fishing villages, dirt roads winding through rubber tree forests. The reason it's been mostly unexploited is because the beaches aren't perfect, but the view is! Beautiful karst limestone humps of cave filled islands dot the horizon and the beach is covered in amazing shells and bits of coral. I get a neck ache on the first day looking for treasures but it's totally worth it! Bags of sorted shells for imagined new artworks start to pile up on our bungalow table. Mom tries ...
... would run away. 'Smart elephants!' I thought. We continued past the fenced area and saw our elephants lined up ready for our ride. There were twelve of us, so they had six elephants saddled up with chairs strapped to their backs and each with a driver (mahout) sitting on their head.
We climbed up a stairs to a boarding platform where the guide explained a bit about the mahouts and showed us a short handled hook they use to control ...
... back with boat for an hour relaxation, swimming, etc
3:30 - sail over to another Hong and go for another paddle
4:30 - paddle over to a beach where we walk through a cave to a Hong containing several Mangrove trees.
5:30 - Dinner is served - a feast!
6:30 - make our Kratongs with our guide's supervision
7:00 - Paddle through the dark and into another cave leading to ...
... a driver started the engine and we set off, very slowly, the only passengers on board. For the next 30 minutes we crawled around Kamala looking for more passengers. Nearly an hour after first leaving the hotel we finally picked up speed and got on the road to Phuket Town. The journey, on busy roads, took over an hour and by the time we arrived we felt almost as if we ought to be setting off back straight away.
We had a wander around however. It was ...