Rawai Bay Shore Hotel
Travel Blogs from Rawai
Yesterday was quite an uneventfu day as we decided after seeing Patong in its dirty hungover state to leave and search for accomodation in slightlty nicer places on the island. So from Patong we aquired a Tuk-Tuk and set off for a smaller place on the southern half of the island called Rawai Beach to relax in the cloudy weather for the rest of the day.
This morning we got up early and rented a bike for 250 baht, which is around 4.80 pounds, ...
... especially foreigners base the quality of a restaurant on their version of Phad Thai. As a result, many don't attempt as it is so difficult to compete with the street stalls which apparently often have the best. I guess I have some taste testing to do in the streets! Dinner and a drink was less than $3 Canadian! I think I could get used to this! Next stop, 7 11. Same as ours, except the nachos and cheese display case was filled with doughy little rice ...
Got a bit behind with the blog , been chilling out with maddy and Nick on the beach every other day . Any way back to business ,New Years Eve was a busy day? I want to explore more of Phuket , but independently so I have hired a 125 motor scooter. Even got a sub-standard ill fitting helmet thrown in to. I know it's a bit risky to ride a bike but only here once ,hey. strangely enough I think the biggest risk is other foreigners on bikes ,especially at night ...
... and before we knew it we had walked into the next town a good hour later and the sun was beaming down - finally! We rushed back to the room, creamed up and headed to the beach!
It was heaven! So nice to lay on the beach and people watch, read a book and just do nothing!
Unfortunately before we knew it we had to leave to get ready for the show. We headed back, showered and got ready for the show.
The show itself was pretty good, all the ...
... and both ATM and counter failed us. Finally we contacted Germany and affected a instant money transfer. Happy about this we checked our account online, just to ensure that our money had not been stolen through some kind of kredit card trick and were happy to see the money was still there. We concluded that this was some kind of weird event related to the large ammount of money we had required and continued to have a last mama pad on ...
Other places to stay in Rawai
22/1 Moo 2 Thepkasattri Rd, Rawai | 3 star hotelfrom $35
16 Moo 2, Viset Road, Rawai | 5 star hotelfrom $123
67/18 Moo4, Rawai | Hotelfrom $18
66/2 Viset Road, Rawai | 4 star hotelfrom $43
42/234 Moo 7, Rawai | Hotelfrom $30
80 Moo 5, Rawai | 3 star hotelfrom $35
86/24 Moo 2, Soi Wasana, Rawai | 4 star hotelfrom $29